Castillo gets a chance to face Mdantsane’s golden girl once again
Top promoter helps ailing Mguni
WHEN Thabo Sonjica won the IBO junior featherweight crown with a six-round destruction of Filipino in June last year, he hoped that the win would propel him to bigger things.
Perfect homecoming for Mzonke as he destroys challenger Shicila RURAL women ululated while one lady ran up and down the hall waving a white flag inscribed with “welcome home Fana”.
THE ghost of Tshifhiwa Munyai is looming large for the Duncan Village boxer Thabo Sonjica who is battling to secure an opponent for his IBO junior title originally set for May 4 at the Orient Theatre.
ONE of the country’s most successful boxing promoters, the Eastern Cape’s Mzi Mnguni, suffered a stroke while on his way to a title clash in Durban at the weekend.
Yokose-Gqokoma clash no contest. THE highly anticipated clash for the Eastern Cape junior bantamweight title between Wele Yokose and Unathi Gqokoma ended prematurely when it was declared a no contest after both boxers clashed heads in the second round at Mdantsane Indoor Centre yesterday.
FOR all its success resulting in its anointment as the Mecca of boxing in the country, the sport has never quite appealed to the white community in the Eastern Cape