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IBF vote of confidence gives Bell knockout punch

Bell beat Matshidiso Mokebetsi to claim the IBF Intercontinental junior lightweight title at Nangoza Jebe Hall.

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Makabu snubs SA media ahead of big US bout

Makabu whose boxing was nurtured in SA and is trained in Johannesburg by Damien Durandt-son of the late Nic Durandt- was hoping to cash in on Saul ...

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Nontshinga ropes in Nathan for world title shot

Nathan severed ties with Fuzile and a few hours later was roped in by Nontshinga to help him prepare for his world title shot on a date and at a ...

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Shock as Berman parts company with EL world champ ...

This was confirmed by the Johannesburg promotional company with its publicist Brian Mitchell, who was also Lamati’s manager, describing the split as amicable.
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Nathan ditches ‘Golden Boy’ Fuzile

This was confirmed by Nathan, who insisted that his No Doubt Management company would no longer work with the talented boxer as his row with the boxer's trainer Mzamo “Chief” Njekanye reached boiling point.
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Gingqi’s Russian roulette moved to February

Gingqi, who holds the SA featherweight title, was scheduled to travel to Russia on December 17 to face unbeaten ...

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Tete wants R1m to fight Lamati

Tete made the startling revelation through his manager Mla Tengimfene as the prospects of the fight taking place ...

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Nontshinga world title bout gets green light as travel ban lifted

Nontshinga was scheduled to challenge Nicaraguan Felix Alvarado for the IBF junior flyweight title in San Antonio, US ...

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Covid-19 deals boxing low blow, while Tete makes triumphant ring return

One of the most challenging years in SA boxing finally drew to a close with the effect of Covid-19 proving to be a ...

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The boxing career of East London's Sabelo 'Homicide' Jubatha

It's been 12 years since Sabelo "Homicide" Jubatha won the South African junior featherweight boxing crown.

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Maxhayi explains bout no-show

  Ilitha-born and Johannesburg-based temperamental boxer Mfusi Maxhayi denied his no-show for his bout against ...

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Tete to pursue knockout wins in future bouts

Zolani Tete’s ruthless destruction of hapless Tanzanian boxer Addi Mustafa Said in the first round of their junior ...

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Kevin ‘Two Guns’ Lerena on his journey to the heavyweight ranks: ‘I want to be explosive’

The nation's boxing lovers have been urged to rally behind Kevin “Two Guns” Lerena as he continues his journey to the ...

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Resurgent Komanisi knocks out Bikitsha to win second continental title

Lusanda Komanisi continued his brilliant resurgence when he outboxed Kabelo Bikitsha before forcing him to quit in ...

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Paul wins Woodley rematch with sixth round stoppage

Youtuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul extended his perfect record after sending Tyron Woodley face-first into the canvas with ...

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International title fight headlines Perfect Storm Boxing tournament

Bell is gearing up to take on Johannesburg’s Matshidiso Mokebetsi as she plots another world title assault when the two ...

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Komanisi vies for boxing summit by taking on Kabelo Bikitsha

Mdantsane knockout artist Lusanda Komanisi will take yet another step towards his quest for the boxing summit when he ...

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BSA names Ntlanganiso as Nkomo’s replacement

Boxing SA has announced key appointments to beef up its administration, which has been blighted by controversy after ...

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East London boxer Bulana on comeback quest

The ruthless manner in which his world title aspirations went up in smoke has left East London boxer Khanyile Bulana ...

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Komanisi still chasing Pan African title despite calls for boycott

Komanisi will vie for the vacant continental title while also defending his ABU lightweight crown against Bikitsha at ...