Rex Tso

Rex Tso Sing-yu is Hong Kong’s top professional boxer, nicknamed ‘The Wonder Kid’. He is the unbeaten WBO Asia Pacific super flyweight champion.

Rex Tso will be my biggest challenge but I can defeat him, says Aussie underdog Brad Hore

Australian Brad Hore trains in DEF Boxing in Sheung Wan ahead of the fight of his life on Saturday night. Photos: Unus Alladin

Sunshine Coast boxer Brad Hore has promised to rain on Rex Tso Sing-yu's parade and turn the formbook upside down in Saturday's "Night of Champions II" at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Friday, 28 August, 2015, 8:08am

TV deal ruled out for Rex Tso's next fight against Australia's 'Pocket Rocket' Brad Hore

Rex Tso is surrounded by a bevy of beauties at DEF Boxing gym in Sheung Wan. Photos: Unus Alladin

Rex Tso Sing-yu’s next fight against Australia’s two-time Olympian Brad Hore will not be broadcast on TV after talks fell through.

25 Aug 2015 - 6:51pm

Rex Tso bout sold out - 1,800 tickets snapped up for 'Night of Champions II' in Wan Chai

Rex Tso Sing-yu is looking to extend his unbeaten record to 18 straight wins this month at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong boxing star Rex Tso Sing-yu has more incentive to keep his unblemished record intact this month with his latest fight a sell-out more than three weeks before he returns to the ring.

10 Aug 2015 - 7:56am

Two-time Olympian Aussie boxer Brad Hore lined up as Rex Tso's next opponent

Rex Tso will be in action again next month in the "Night of Champions II". Photo: AFP

Two-time Olympian Brad Hore of Australia has been lined up as Rex Tso Sing-yu's next opponent as the "Wonder Kid" makes his first Hong Kong fight appearance in more than two years in next month's "Night of Champions II".

22 Jul 2015 - 8:43am

'Bad habits' cost China's Yang Lianhui world title, says coach Justin Fortune

Yang Lianhui was accused of disregarding the advice of his trainers in his defeat against Cesar Cuenca. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Frustrated trainer says his charge failed to heed any of the advice he and Freddie Roach had offered in the build-up

19 Jul 2015 - 10:09pm

Masterful Cesar Cuenca tames 'Wild Man' Yang Lianhui in Macau title grab

Argentina's Cesar Cuenca tries to land a punch on Yang Lianhui of China on his way to victory. Photo: SMP Pictures

Argentina's Cesar Cuenca tamed the "Wild Man" with a masterful display to deny Yang Lianhui and China a world title at Saturday night's "Victory at the Venetian" at the Cotai Arena in Macau.

19 Jul 2015 - 9:09am

Rex Tso in 'awesome' shape for 'Victory at the Venetian'

Hong Kong's Rex Tso Sing-yu easily made weight at 116.8 pounds  at the Venetian Macao. Photo: Unus Alladin

Birthday boy Rex Tso Sing-yu slept like a baby as he easily made weight for his latest bout, eager to showcase his skills on Saturday night.

18 Jul 2015 - 10:15am

Extra punch for Rex Tso – Hong Kong fighter keen to show off new skills in Macau

Hong Kong boxer Rex Tso (in blue) sparring at DEF gym in Sheung Wan. Photos: Unus Alladin

Hong Kong star Rex Tso Sing-yu is eager to display his new-found punching power at this month’s Victory at the Venetian in Macau and keep alive his dream of one day winning a world title.

6 Jul 2015 - 12:06am 1 comment

Setback in 'Wonder Kid' Rex Tso's countdown to world title shot

Rex Tso (right) heads for a unanimous decision over Filipino Michael Enriquez in a super flyweight bout in Macau in March. Photos: Reuters

Rex Tso Sing-yu's date with destiny will have to wait, after the world title ambitions of the "Wonder Kid" were put on hold.

26 May 2015 - 10:17pm

Hall of Famer Miguel Diaz to boost Rex Tso's shot at world boxing title

Rex Tso beat Filipino Michael Enriquez by a unanimous decision last weekend to maintain his unbeaten streak after being forced to fight close in by the tough Filipino. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong's Rex Tso Sing-yu is being lined up with Hall of Famer Miguel Diaz for eight weeks' training in Las Vegas as part of the Wonder Kid's intensive build-up for a shot at the world super flyweight boxing title in July.

5 May 2015 - 2:37pm

Freddie Roach eager to get to work on Hong Kong's Rex Tso's skills

Rex Tso shows off his title belt last night. Photo: Reuters

Legendary American trainer Freddie Roach says he wants to work with Hong Kong star Rex Tso Sing-yu and is surprised it hasn't happened yet.

5 May 2015 - 2:37pm

Hong Kong's Rex Tso one win away from WBA super flyweight world title shot, says Top Rank's Bob Arum

Rex Tso trains for his bout with Michael Enriquez. Photos: Unus Alladin

Hong Kong star Rex Tso Sing-yu celebrated his two-year deal with Top Rank with famed promoter Bob Arum promising a world title shot if he wins his bout on the undercard of Saturday night's Showdown at Sands.

5 May 2015 - 2:37pm

Rex Tso joins Top Rank stable in world title hunt

Hong Kong boxer Rex Tso Sing-yu (right) in action against Espinos Sabu in November last year. Photo: Edward Wong

Rex Tso Sing-yu’s dream of becoming Hong Kong’s first world champion has received a massive boost after he signed with one of the world’s biggest promoters.

5 May 2015 - 2:37pm

Hong Kong boxer Rex Tso ready to fight in March despite elbow problem

Rex Tso Sing-yu is nursing an elbow injury but says he will be ready for his next fight in March. Photo: Edward Wong

An elbow injury is threatening to scupper Rex Tso Sing-yu's plans for a possible world title fight this year, but the unbeaten "Wonder Kid" insisted he will be fine for his bout next month.

Tso is being bothered by suspected calcium deposits in his right elbow that is preventing him from going all-out during training.

5 May 2015 - 2:37pm

I can lift world title in July, says Hong Kong boxing champ Rex Tso

Rex Tso is being guided by new coach Jake Verano. "He's been great so far and I have learned a lot," said Tso. Photos: Unus Alladin

Unbeaten "Wonder Kid" Rex Tso Sing-yu believes the world super flyweight title is his for the taking if he wins March's "eliminator" boxing bout and extends his winning streak to 16 victories.

5 May 2015 - 2:37pm