KFC Fight For Life
Saturday 6th December saw the annual charity boxing extravaganza KFC Fight for LifeSporting legends, stars and celebrities clashed for charity and raised over $100k for Hospice Waikato
New Zealand Heavyweight Champion Joseph Parker produced a candidate for knock out of the year with a stunning stoppage over Brazils Heavyweight Champion Irineu Costa Junior.
Former All Black and rugby great Carlos Spencer made his professional boxing debut against league superstar Monty Betham whilst Chiefs prop Ben Tameifuna faced league hard man Willie Mason in a rugby versus league showdown!
Height: 6’4” / 192 cm
Rankings: New Zealand Heavyweight Champion, WBA #10, WBO #14
IRINEU BEATO COSTA JNR.
Height: 6’3” / 192 cm
Rankings: Brazilian Heavyweight Champion
Australia's hottest Welterweight Prospect
Brazil's No.1 Welterweight Champion
MONTY BETHAM - Team League
Professional boxer and former rugby league player for the Warriors
CARLOS SPENCER - Team Rugby
Making his professional debut at Fight for Life, the former All Black has previously come up against former league stars Awen Guttenbeil and Jarrod McCracken.
Founder of health blog Clean Eatz NZ
Star of television show Shortland Street
WILLIE MASON - Team League
NRL Hard man
BEN TAMEIFUNA - Team Rugby
Waikato Cheifs Rugby Prop
Duco Corporate World Champion
LONI "TONGAN BEAR" UHILA
Waikato NPC Rugby Player