Africa Boxing Group to highlight the hidden gems of the continent

Africa Boxing Group to highlight the hidden gems of the continent

The first ESPN Africa boxing event of 2022, with seven matches taking place at the EFC Training Institute in Sandton, South Africa, debuted on Thursday, January 27. The main event will see Sepia ‘The Great Last Warrior’ of South Africa take on Steven ‘Small’ Bagwasi of Botswana in a 10-round junior lightweight competition. Sepia enters … Read more

Tyson Fury drops Dillian White’s tip as negotiation deadline extended for another 48 hours | boxing news

Tyson Fury drops Dillian White’s tip as negotiation deadline extended for another 48 hours |  boxing news

Tyson Fury hinted that he would fight Dillian White next after they were given another 48 hours to negotiate freely after a short while before the money bids were made. The deadline for Fury and Whyte to agree to the WBC Heavyweight Championship was scheduled for 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 26 but was pushed … Read more

Sports Digest: Domestic boxers win regional Golden Gloves tournament

Sports Digest: Domestic boxers win regional Golden Gloves tournament

Two fighters from Portland Boxing Club won their respective teams at the Northern New England Golden Gloves Championships held January 15 and January 22 in Somersworth, New Hampshire. Elias Bashir, a 139-pound lightweight welterweight of Auburn, defeated Michael Didino of Manchester, New Hampshire by unanimous decision. Al-Bashir, who was named best boxer of the tournament, … Read more

Is Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk Worked?

Is Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk Worked?

LAS VEGAS – The news that WBC delayed showing its portfolio for a mandatory heavyweight title fight between champion Tyson Fury and Dillian White until Friday may have been seen by most as trivial in the grand scheme of things. But that would be very wrong. This is a very important development, especially given that … Read more