Paul Gallen vs Barry Hall boxing fight, NRL vs AFL, date, how to watch
Oct. 08, 2019
Paul Gallen has fired a shot across the bow of AFL legend Barry Hall, while revealing his preparation for their fight on November 15.
Gallen and Hall are set to throw down at Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne in what’s being billed as a “Code War” between rugby league and Australian football.
On Tuesday, the retired Cronulla champion took a swipe at the rival code in a heated Instagram post.
He also revealed he will flying to the United Kingdom and spar with taller opponents to prepare for the towering Hall, who will have a significant reach advantage.
“Flying out to train in the UK to prepare to knock Hall out,” Gallen wrote.
“And the AFL bandwagon thinking he can win. NRL is by far the tougher sport.
“Got some tall timber lined up to spar. Barry boxed when he was a kid.
“I’m gonn (sic) sort the men out from the boys!”.