The last night of a big bang on Australian soil for 2020 is scheduled for Wednesday, December 16, as Tim Tszyu faces off Bowyn Morgan, and Paul Gallen squares off against Mark Hunt. Boxing double-header, billed as Sydney Superfight, takes place at Bankwest Stadium in Parramatta, New South Wales. The event airs live on pay-per-view.
Undefeated Tim Tszyu is coming off the win via eighth-round TKO over former WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn. Prior to that he defeated Jack Brubaker by TKO in Round 4 and scored a pair of unanimous decisions against Dwight Ritchie and Joel Camilleri. Bowyn Morgan won his previous bout by TKO in the second round against Nelson Tinampay. Before that he stopped Jack Asis and Sebastian Singh in Round 3.
Tszyu vs Morgan is scheduled for 10 rounds, with Tszyu’s IBF Australasian and WBO Global light middleweight titles on the line. Unbeaten Paul Gallen is coming off the majority draw with Barry Hall. Prior to that NRL star TKO’d John Hopoate in Round 2 and earned a unanimous decision against Puna Rasaubale.
K-1 and MMA legend Mark Hunt last competed as a boxer in 2000, going into a draw with Joe Askew. In his last appearance inside the UFC Octagon he dropped a unanimous decision against Justin Willis. Gallen and Hunt meet in a six-rounder at heavyweight.
How to watch Tim Tszyu vs Bowyn Morgan and Paul Gallen vs Mark Hunt live
Boxing fans can watch Sydney Superfight live on Kayo Sports. The date and start time is scheduled for Wednesday, December 16 at 7 pm AEDT. The pay-per-view cost is $59.95.
Sydney Superfight card
The announced to date list of matchups for Sydney Superfight can be found below. The order of the bouts is to be finalized.
Tim Tszyu vs. Bowyn Morgan
Paul Gallen vs. Mark Hunt
Paul Fleming vs. Bruno Tarimo
Ty Telford vs. Darragh Foley
Kye MacKenzie vs. Kayne Clarke
Liam Wilson vs. Rodynie Rafol
Luke Jackson vs. Tyson Lantry
Riccardo Colosimo vs. Dillon Bargero
Oscar Doane vs. Trent Girdham