Former Sydney premiership player Shane Mumford is set to make his boxing debut this year.
The Hot Breakfast’s Tom Browne dropped the news this morning.
“Shane Mumford, retired last year with some knee issues and persistent injury concerns, I understand Mumford will make a comeback of sorts this year,” Browne said.
“Mumford wants box — yes, box — Paul Gallen, who’s the captain of the Cronulla Sharks, and wants to make a comeback in the world of boxing.
“I understand that will take place on pay-per-view this year.”
Browne said that Gallen would go in favourite.
“Mummy’s 199 centimetres and 31 years of age, Gallen a professional boxer of sorts, so you’d think that Gallen would have the advantage,” he said.
“But who can question Mumford? He’s very determined.
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