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Konkco vows to fight on despite cancellation of bouts

Konkco, of Mthatha but based in Johannesburg, has not fought since losing to Thai boxer Chayaphon Moonsri in a WBC mini-flyweight title challenge in 2019.

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Tournament cancellation spares Nontshinga from world title shot ...

Nontshinga had secured a November 27 date for his IBF junior flyweight title challenge to Felix Alvarado in Golden Boy Promotions tournament in the ...

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Why I will never fight Lamati — Tete

Tete finally put an end to speculations that he might be challenging Lamati for the IBO junior featherweight title.

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Fuzile accepts world title fight at short notice

This was revealed by Fuzile's trainer Chief Njekanye after the Duncan Village boxer got confirmation he would face Japanese Kenichi Ogawa for the IBF junior lightweight title in the US on November 27.
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Delight as BSA gives green light for fans’ return ...

This follows a directive from Boxing SA declaring fans would be allowed to venues after government relaxed Covid-19 restrictions.
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Campaign to restore Mdantsane boxing legend’s home kicks off

This after Ubuntu Boxing Fraternity (UBF) resolved to start renovating Mgxaji's home at NU 3 in Mdantsane on Tuesday.

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Tete turns down Lamati world title fight

The pair were slated to clash after Lamati won the IBO junior featherweight crown with a gutsy display over Mexican ...

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I'm not a front, East London boxing promoter says

Nkomo said the event was not sanctioned after it reportedly failed to meet compliance requirements while Sodo gave it ...

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Deal reached for Nontshinga’s world title shot

This was revealed by Nontshinga's international advisor Colin Nathan after marathon negotiations with Alvarado's camp.

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Gingqi controversial outcome yet to be reviewed

In yet another episode involving the national featherweight title, Kunert camp challenged the outcome of his clash ...

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I’m the greatest heavyweight of my era, says Fury

Britain's Fury weathered the early storm and knocked Wilder down in the third round with a short uppercut but the ...

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Tyson Fury defeats Deontay Wilder with 11th round knockout to retain WBC heavyweight title

Tyson Fury won a slugfest with Deontay Wilder with an 11th round knockout to retain his WBC heavyweight title at ...

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Former acting BSA boss going out gracefully

Nkomo dropped a bombshell last week when she quit the regulatory body after a row over the sanctioning of an East ...

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Tyirha shocked by knock-down despite dominant win

The Filipino floored Tyirha in the first round of their WBO Global junior flyweight title clash at East London's ...

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Tight lid on Nkomo’s shocking resignation

Nkomo dropped the bombshell at the weekend just hours after a tournament she had refused to approve was allowed to go ...

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Tyirha underlines boxing credentials with title win

Nhlanhla Tyirha underlined his international credentials with yet another flawless performance when he outsmarted ...

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Melee erupts at South African junior flyweight title bout held at East London ICC

Drama erupted during the SA junior flyweight title clash between Siphamandla Baleni and Mpumelelo Tshabala inside and ...

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Boardroom battle overshadows boxers in explosive event

  The boardroom battle over the sanctioning of Friday's tournament at East London's Intentional Convention Centre ...

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Row deepens over sanctioning of Tyirha bout

This even though BSA acting CEO Cindy Nkomo had said the event was not sanctioned nor had it been applied for.

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EC boxing official denies sleeping during bout

Tyhuluba, from Mdantane but based in Johannesburg, was one of the officials assigned to judge bouts that featured ...