Friday, 28 January 2022
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Ring the bell, they’re ready to fight

Ring the bell, they’re ready to fight

The build up to Wildfighter Rnd 6 is almost over – Saturday is fight night. Preparations are rounding up for a slew of fighters who have long been preparing to hit the ring and put on a show. Eastcoast Boxing Club, under the guidance of Paul Carroll, has been as active as ever despite COVID restrictions with seven fighters lined up for bouts this weekend. Blake Wells and Max Reeves are the major...
Get online for boxing tickets

Get online for boxing tickets

The biggest event to hit since the easing of COVID restrictions is a little over a week away – Wildfighter Rnd 6. Former world boxing champion, Will Tomlinson’s boxing promotion will mark its sixth event with a return to Bairnsdale with a 2000 square metre circus tent set to light up the Lucknow Recreation Reserve on Saturday, November 27. Tickets are all but sold out (only general admission...
Max faces huge test

Max faces huge test

Max Reeves has been locked into a blockbuster bout at Wildfighter Rnd 6. The young Bairnsdale prodigy will meet 26-fight UFC veteran, Ross Pearson, in the co-main event behind Blake Wells’ Australasian Light Heavyweight Title fight against Lucas Miller. While only having one professional boxing bout – a knockout victory – Pearson’s mixed martial arts record of 38 fights for 20 wins, 17 losses...
Wildfighter bringing the boxing circus

Wildfighter bringing the boxing circus

Events have been scarce in 2021 due to COVID restrictions, but “Wild” Will Tomlinson is about to change that and do so with a bang. The former Bairnsdale boxing world champion is bringing his promotion Wildfighter, back to Bairnsdale on Saturday, November 27, for a huge outdoor event at Lucknow Recreation Reserve. Tickets will be limited due to COVID regulations, so its imperative you get in...
Unearthing Omeo District’s best

Unearthing Omeo District’s best

As East Gippsland continues to feel the impact of COVID restrictions on community sport, the Advertiser has cast its collective minds back to the years between 2010 and 2019, putting together an Omeo District football team of the decade. Using various resources including league best and fairest votes, individual awards, advice from coaches from the era and our own local sporting expertise, the...
Standouts in a lockdown season

Standouts in a lockdown season

While the AFL will soon relish the opportunity to play another grand final, country footballers will again wonder what could have been. With the abandonment of community sport overshadowing the 2021 season, clubs were able to get on the park at times during the year, showing friend and foe alike where they are placed heading into 2022. With that in mind the Advertiser has used the full range of...

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