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Araneta reluctant to share Gqeberha hotel with Paclar, fearing possible Covid-19 infection

Christian Araneta will face Sive Nontshinga for the IBF world junior flyweight title eliminator in the main bout of the Rumble Africa Promotions (Rap) next Saturday.

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EC official to join committee to reform amateur boxing

Newly-appointed coaches committee member  Mofu of Ilitha near Qonce will represent the country at the event to be held at Hala Legionow in Kielce.

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Joyi promoter confident title defence will go ahead

Joyi who remains the lone world champion in the Eastern Cape is scheduled to defend his IBO mini-flyweight title against Ayanda Ndulani at East ...

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South African ref gets prestigious IBF gig

Internationally respected boxing referee Deon Dwarte has once again been recognised by the IBF to handle the junior flyweight elimination fight between Sive “Special One” Notshinga and Christian Araneta which will be staged by Rumble Africa ...
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BSA vetoes call to allow top amateurs to turn ...

Boxing SA has turned down a request to allow amateur boxers who have won medals to turn professional this year. The decision was taken after BSA suspended the graduation of all amateur boxers to the professional ranks this year owing to ...
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Sigqibo partners with top East London fitness centre for Gqeberha fight

The Duncan Village sharpshooter is scheduled to defend his WBO Intercontinental junior bantamweight title against ...

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Relief as Sigqibo secures Filipino opponent

Sigqibo will now defend his intercontinental junior bantamweight title against Filipino Jerald Paclar at Boardwalk ...

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Dyira passes boxing knowledge to EC youngsters

Makhanda local Mfuzo 'Majeke' Dyira has spent the better part of the past two decades teaching youngsters — and adults ...


Grow your own vegetables

Growing your own vegetables for the table instils a sense of living well. Produce straight from your garden is ...


Marvelous Marvin Hagler dead at 66

Marvelous Marvin Hagler, who dominated boxing's middleweight division in the 1980s, has died at the age of 66, his wife ...

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Boyish Luyanda Ntwanambi vows to dethrone Jackson Chauke

The pair were scheduled to fight last December but their bout was cancelled together with the whole tournament when ...

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Zantsi pays tribute to ‘father figure’ Mnguni

Never mind what anybody wants you to believe, the truth, according to accomplished female boxing promoter Mbali “Don ...

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Takane targets SA Junior Featherweight boxing title

“The preparations for the fight are coming on slowly,” Takane said.

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Boxer Kevin Lerena walks away with 'minor injuries' after helicopter crash

Boxer Kevin Lerena walked away with “minor injuries” after the helicopter in which he was training crashed on Saturday ...

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Nontshinga to fight for world title eliminator in SA

East London boxer Sive Nontshinga will enjoy homeground advantage when he battles for the world title eliminator ...

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Sigqibo world title shot evaporates as fight called off

The fanfare over Yanga Sigqibo getting a world title shot in France has evaporated after it was confirmed that the ...

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Sigqibo partners with Mdantsane clothing company for world title shot

Barely had Yanga Sigqibo’s world title shot been confirmed before he received support from an East London company. ...

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New BSA board ‘to look’ into legal battle with ex-CEO

The longer the matter between Boxing SA and its former CEO Moffat Qithi drags on in the Labour Court, the more ...

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KZN promoter faces the music for cancelled show

Boxing SA is expected to throw the book at a KwaZulu-Natal promoter after her world title tournament was cancelled at ...

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Fierce battle awaits Nontshinga world title eliminator

A fierce battle is expected to flare up for the promotional rights of the IBF junior-flyweight title eliminator ...