The inspiration of a fighter

Few words can aptly describe the feeling that washes over a fighter come the opening bell. Just metres away stands an opponent determined to have their hand raised. In between them is an official clad in a button-up shirt, the voice of reason in a museum of mayhem. "It's definitely a lonely sport," rising super …

The Duke of Canberra wants to keep his crown

Duke Didier jokes if you name a kid "Duke", you're going to get a loudmouth. But the Brace mixed martial arts light heavyweight champion is serious when he says "this belt is not leaving Canberra". Didier (6-1) will make his long-awaited Brace light heavyweight championship defence against Jacob Malkoun (1-0) in five five-minute rounds at …