Paul Gallen’s blockbuster combat has dramatically been turned on its head by a behind the scenes video that has uncovered a giant secret.
Welcome to our reside protection of tonight’s boxing motion in Newcastle.
Paul Gallen headlines a stacked card, as the previous NRL star fights Kris Terzievski for the Australian and Australasian heavyweight title in the principle occasion.
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Olympic hero Harry Garside can be in motion, whereas Nikita Tszyu — the brother of Aussie famous person Tim Tszyu and son of boxing legend Kostya Tszyu — steps into the ring hoping to take one other step in his burgeoning skilled profession.
The undercard kicks off at 7pm (AEST), with Gallen and Terzievski anticipated to the touch gloves someday after 9.30pm.
It will lastly settle their squabble after a combat week that noticed the pair commerce barbs in the course of the weigh-ins after Gallen’s earlier press convention stroll out.
Late betting plunge ideas combat on its head
Behind the scenes footage of Kris Terzievski throwing his fingers has been sufficient to spark a late betting plunge on the defending champion.
In video leaked this week, Terzievski is seen throwing punches throughout some pad work with freakish pace.
The Daily Telegraph first reported the footage has been circling in some boxing circles earlier than it was shared publicly this week.
The footage has seen Terzievski’s odds crunched dramatically with some company bookmakers.
Once thought of a $6.50 outsider, Terzievski is now into $2.55 with TAB.
Terzievski’s pace additional reveals the problem Gallen has of executing his primary technique of getting in his opponent’s face and vary.
Huni ideas Gallen to triumph
Star heavyweight Justis Huni — the one fighter to defeat Paul Gallen — is selecting the previous NRL star to emerge victorious on Wednesday evening.
If he wins, Gallen will turn into the primary cross-code athlete to win a heavyweight boxing title.
“I don’t know much about his opponent Kris but I know a lot about Gallen, obviously sharing the ring with him,” Huni advised information.com.au.
“He’s one tough cookie and he’s not going to go down without a fight.
“If I knew more about Kris I could give more of an opinion on who’s going to win, but I can only really judge off Gallen, because I know Gallen and how tough he is and how much pressure he applies when he’s in there. So I’m going to have to back Gal in.
“Nothing against Kris but I’ve been in there myself, I’ve gone almost a full 10 rounds with him. He’s just tough. He keeps coming and continues to apply that pressure. It will be a good test for Kris. Hopefully the best man wins and they both come out of it well and healthy.”
Full fundamental occasion combat card
– Paul Gallen vs. Kris Terzievski (10 rounds for Australian and Australasian heavyweight title)
– Harry Garside vs. Layton McFerran (10 rounds for Australian light-weight title)
– Nikita Tszyu vs. Mason Smith (six rounds at super-welterweight)
– Sam Goodman vs. Fumiya Fuse (10 rounds at super-bantamweight)
– Hass Hamdan vs. Trent Girdham (six rounds at welterweight)
– Jason Fawcett vs. Terry Nickolas (4 rounds at super-welterweight)
– Amber Wright vs. Sara Jalonen (5 rounds at featherweight)
– Hironiri Mishiro vs. Francis Chua (eight rounds at light-weight)
– Linn Sandstrom vs. Floryvic Montero (eight rounds at super-flyweight
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