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South African boxing battles COVID-19

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24
May

South African boxing battles COVID-19

The Covid-19 pandemic has hit the South African economy hard. A draconian three-week lockdown kicked in on March 27 and...

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10
Mar

Veteran South African promoter Rodney Berman is still going strong

Rodney Berman isn’t an imposing man in the physical sense but sitting ringside at Emperor’s Palace in South Africa at...

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08
Mar

Yanga Sigqibo KOs Cris Paulino in 7, Sivenathi Nontshinga remains unbeaten

Yanga Sigqibo and Sivenathi Nontshinga scored statement wins on Sunday afternoon at the Orient Theatre in East London, South Africa. Sigqibo,...

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01
Feb

Ilunga Makabu outpoints Michal Cieslak, captures vacant WBC 200-pound title

It was second time lucky for Ilunga “Junior” Makabu who picked up the vacant WBC cruiserweight title by scoring a...

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30
Jan

Ilunga Makabu ready to fulfill his destiny in Kinshasa homecoming against Michal Cieslak

World championship boxing returns to the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Friday night when local hero, Ilunga “Junior” Makabu,...

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17
Dec

Fernando Daniel Martinez upsets Athenkosi Dumezweni; Nkosinathi Joyi’s comeback rolls on

On Monday, junior bantamweights Fernando Daniel Martinez and Athenkosi Dumezweni headlined an afternoon of boxing in East London, South Africa.

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02
Dec

Rowan Campbell stops Nicholas Radley in four, [email protected] results from South Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - In a fight held at a catchweight of 173 pounds, South African super middleweight champion, Rowan...

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29
Sep

Shavkat Rakhimov scores comeback stoppage against Azinga Fuzile in IBF eliminator

EAST LONDON, South Africa -- In a battle between a heavy handed pressure fighter and a sharp shooting boxer, Shavkat...

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28
Sep

Sibusiso Bandla beats more experienced Xolisa Magusha to win SA straw weight title

Heading into his fifth professional outing, Sibusiso Bandla was considered too inexperienced to unseat the reigning South African strawweight champion,...

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24
Sep

Welcome Ncita: The Hawk of East London is still flying high

The year was 1990, and I was nearing the end of my high school career as I made my way...

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