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Barrett vs Tua Trilogy Heads To New Zealand, March 31

Heavyweight Monte Barrett (35-9-2, 20KOs) advised BoxingScene.com that he has reached an agreement to face David Tua (52-4-2, 43KOs) for a third time. The fight will take place in New Zealand next Mar...Read More

Barrett: Broke David Tua Making Creating Drug Excuses

Heavyweight contender Monte Barrett has come from his corner swinging over allegations he failed a drugs test following his last fight against David Tua. Last night 3 News revealed that Barrett had fa...Read More

David Tua Livid: Monte Barrett is Just a Drugs Cheat

According to a report by the Herald Online, David Tua's legal team is moving fast to have his recent loss overturned after Monte Barrett reportedly tested positive for the banned stimulant methylhex-a...Read More

David Tua vs. Monte Barrett Trilogy in Play For Next Year?

Sources in New Zealand have advised BoxingScene.com that heavyweight veteran David Tua (54-4-2, 43KOs) has been approached about the possibility of facing Monte Barrett (35-9-2, 20KOs) for a third tim...Read More

David Tua, Cedric Kushner at Odds Over Barrett Loss?

Promoter Cedric Kushner has been unable to get in contact with his own boxer, David Tua, according to TVZN. Kushner was clearly frustrated with the outcome of Tua's recent rematch with Monte Barrett. ...Read More

Barrett vs Tua Trilogy Bout - At Wrestlemania XXVIII?

Fresh off a unanimous decision win over David Tua this past weekend, heavyweight boxer Monte "Two Gunz" Barrett says he is open to a third match with The Tuamanator - at Wrestlemania XXVIII. ...Read More

David Tua Plans To Fight Harder in Future Ring Outings

Heavyweight David Tua has broken his silence over Saturday's twelve round decision loss to Monte Barrett. Speaking to TVNZ, Tua said that he plans to fight again in the near future and the recent loss...Read More

Photos: Barrett Rises From Huge Combo To Beat Tua

Telstra Clear Events Centre, Manukau City, New Zealand - Heavyweight veteran Monte Barrett (35-9-2, 20KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over David Tua (54-4-2, 43KOs). The scores were 114-113...Read More

Barrett Likely Ends David Tua's Career With Big Win

Telstra Clear Events Centre, Manukau City, New Zealand - Monte Barrett (35-9-2, 20KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over David Tua (54-4-2, 43KOs). The scores were 114-113, 115-112 and 115-11...Read More

Tua's Promoter: The Loss Cost David a Klitschko Fight

David Tua's loss to Monte Barrett in Auckland on Saturday night may have cost him more than just his WBO Asia-Pacific and Oriental titles. Speaking to media after the fight Tua's promoter Cedric Kushn...Read More

Barrett Warns Tua: I Was Standing, You Got Dropped!

Heavyweight Monte Barrett has questioned David Tua's punching power as both boxers gear up for this coming Saturday's rematch in Manukau. Tua has won 43 of his 52 fights by knockout, but the big punch...Read More

David Tua's Faith is Driving Him Forward in Life

Kiwi boxer David Tua is a man whose determination is shaded by one shining light - his Christian faith. ...Read More

David Tua Admits a Barrett Loss Would Close His Career

Heavyweight contender David Tua admits that his career would likely be over is a he suffered a loss in his rematch with Monte Barrett on August 13 in Manukau. They fought to a draw last year in Atlant...Read More

Barrett 'Wrestles' With His Future After Tua Rematch

At age 40, Monte Barrett is in the final stage of his professional boxing career. He's never won "The Big One," but he's usually been around the top of the division, giving hell to everyone just short...Read More

David Tua: If I Can't Beat Barrett, I Might Walk Away

Former world heavyweight title challenger David Tua is ready to step away from boxing if he is unable to over come American Monte Barrett when he meets the 40 year-old in the fall (autumn). The 38 yea...Read More

Tua vs Barrett Rematch on August 13, Likely in Manukau

The rematch between David Tua and American Monte Barrett has been confirmed. Tua was lucky to escape with a controversial draw the last time the two fighters met almost a year ago in Atlantic City. Tu...Read More

Tua vs Barrett July Rematch Will Likely Be Postponed

According to the New Zealand Herald, the heavyweight rematch between David Tua and Monte Barrett, scheduled to happen on July 9 or July 16, will likely get postponed as Tua's promoter Cedric Kushner l...Read More

David Tua Eyes Barrett Rematch, Holyfield Clash

Heavyweight David Tua is already looking ahead at rematch with Monte Barrett. They fought to a disputed twelve round draw last year. Barrett gave Tua a lot of problems and dropped him in the twelfth r...Read More