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Chaotic meeting close to boiling point

The row between Eastern Cape boxing promoters is still very far from being resolved after a tumultuous meeting at a beachfront hotel between Boxing SA and warring groups at ...

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Nxoshe sets eye of tiger on his prey

There is something odd about Thembelani Nxoshe and rematches. This was evident when a spirited and motivated Nxoshe produced possibly his best ...

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Stakes high in battle for supremacy

Thembelani  Nxoshe takes on nemesis Nhlanhla Ngamntwini in defence of his SA flyweight title at Orient Theatre on Sunday.

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BOXING MECCA | Mbenge will use fists for full-on ...

Mdantsane puncher Thulani Mbenge has vowed to bring home the world IBO welterweight crown to his township.
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'I'm the toughest f...ing guy around here'‚ says ...

Local boxing’s bad boy Thomas Oosthuizen‚ sporting a fresh scar above his right eye‚ trumpeted his return to Rodney Berman’s stable at Emperors Palace on Monday by proclaiming to be “the toughest f…ing guy around here”.
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Gypsy King’s return sets tongues wagging

There is a saying that there is boxing and then there is heavyweight boxing. This cannot hold truer than the attention ...

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Fury all set to rekindle his passion for fighting

Troubled former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury equated boxing to a marriage and that after a rocky period he is ...

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Ingle was architect who had the ring world in total awe

Brendan Ingle, who has died aged 77, was the most influential British boxing trainer of the past 30 years, producing a ...

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BSA to enter fray in row – but not now

The row between Eastern Cape promoters has taken another twist after Boxing SA board chairman Peter Ngatane committed ...

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Tete relishes prospect of finally getting to face Inoue in the ring

The fight between Zolani Tete and Japanese star Naoya Inoue, which was hatched three years ago, is now close to ...

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BSA ducks tackling row between warring rivals

The row raging between Eastern Cape boxing promoters is set to continue for a while after the Boxing SA board resolved ...

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Colin feels self-belief did trick for them

The SA boxing scene is still in a spin over Hekkie Budler’s upset win in Japan last weekend.

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Suspended female EL promoter fights back

The row around the suspension of top East London female boxing promoter Sibongile Matiti of Zbashy Promotions deepened ...

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Wrangling by promoters still a big concern

The raging row engulfing local promoters over the leadership of EC Promoters Association (ECPA) has rekindled memories ...

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Manager Tengimfene plots WBO champion Tete’s next career move

Boxing manager Mlandeli Tengimfene says the draw for the money-spinning bantamweight World Boxing Super Series will ...

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Tete throws hat in world series: London trip thrills pugilist, handlers

WBO bantamweight king Zolani Tete returned from England at the weekend brimming with confidence after he officially ...

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Hexecutioner to hit new heights: Budler proves he has what it takes for big challenge ...

Hekkie Budler was just seen as creation of a promoter’s imagination, that would never go far in boxing. more his was ...

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Thumbs up as Tete hand injury not so bad after all

Concerns regarding Zolani Tete’s injury have been put to rest by his team, paving the way for the Mdantsane boxer to ...

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Funeka cries wolf yet again after fight flop

Yet another fight abroad for Mdantsane veteran Ali Funeka – and yet another loss. more As has been the norm, Funeka ...

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Tete on the cusp of his greatest face-off

Zolani Tete’s dream of conquering the bantamweight division in the world has suddenly become a reality after his ...

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