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Boxing Mecca

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Boxing can continue, says sport minister after making appointment

Sport minister Zizi Kodwa on Friday announced he had appointed acting CEO Mandla Ntlanganiso as the accounting authority for Boxing South Africa (BSA), a temporary fix he ...

Boxing Mecca

Nontshinga’s promoter appeals for financial support

SA’s lone major world boxing champion Sivenathi Nontshinga’s next fight might be in the country after his promoters revealed that June 15 was ...

Boxing Mecca

Nontshinga win saves embattled SA boxing

Sivenathi Nontshinga’s world title win in Mexico at the weekend may help restore SA boxing’s image after sports minister Zizi Kodwa promised to bring ...

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SA sport basks in Nontshinga’s world title win

With the SA sports fraternity still basking in the glory of the national soccer team’s African Cup of Nations campaign, fans will savour yet another achievement when they flock to OR Tambo Airport on Tuesday to welcome Sivenathi Nontshinga from his ...
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BSA to add more pro boxers despite legal impasse

The inactivity engulfing boxing in the country has not deterred Boxing SA from adding more boxers to the professional ranks.The regulatory body will this weekend begin the process of graduating amateur boxers to the professional ranks through a ...
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Manzana undergoes shoulder surgery after SA title heartache

Bantamweight boxer Lusizo Manzana cried uncontrollably after a shoulder injury delivered him a knockout blow just as he ...

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Buoyant Nontshinga jets off for Mexico world title rematch

A buoyant team led by East London boxer Sivenathi Nontshinga jetted off to Mexico on Sunday evening determined to ...

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Sport minister considers appointing an administrator for struggling boxing

Sport minister Zizi Kodwa says he’s considering appointing an administrator to run ruddlerless Boxing South Africa ...

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Despondence as SA boxing grinds to halt

In an unprecedented move, SA boxing has ground to a halt with a slew of scheduled tournaments being postponed or ...

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Nontshinga team allay fears of clearance debacle ahead of world title shot

Sivenathi Nontshinga’s manager, Colin Nathan, has allayed fears that their departure to Mexico on Sunday could be ...

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Stelle’s trainer fired after back-stabbing claims

The first-round demolition of Mdantsane boxer Enathi Stelle by his amateur rival Phumelela Cafu for the vacant SA ...

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Nontshinga appeals for support before world title shot

East London boxer Sive Nontshinga is going to another world title challenge blighted by a lack of financial support at ...

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Cafu’s brutal win sends challengers running for cover

The brutal manner in which Duncan Village star Phumelela Cafu won the SA junior bantamweight title has his potential ...

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Big East London promoter to take different path

One of SA’s largest promotion powerhouses Rumble Africa Promotion (RAP) will embark on a different promotional path ...

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Mbuku aims to help boxers air grievances

The widespread publicity the National Professional Boxing Promoters Association (NPBPA) has received after successfully ...

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Boxing SA boss to revive Eastern Cape development programme

The leadership crisis in Boxing SA has affected boxing programmes, with the Eastern Cape development tournaments being ...

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More confusion in BSA leadership

The presence of former Boxing SA board chair Luthando Jack at a recent boxing tournament in East London has added more ...

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Nathan secures Nontshinga world title rematch

Colin Nathan returned from Monte Carlo crestfallen after his charge Sivenathi Nontshinga lost his IBF junior-flyweight ...

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Cafu destroys Stelle in 26 seconds

A fight that took several months to make lasted just 26 seconds when Phumelela Cafu knocked out Enathi Stelle with a ...

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Boxing action returns to ring after court battles

Boxing action returns to the ring this weekend after a week of court battles which saw promoters win the first round ...