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

The boxing legend “too optimistic” led by Floyd Mayweather will return for a professional fight

The boxing legend “too optimistic” led by Floyd Mayweather will return for a professional fight

Floyd Mayweather may have retired at 50-0, but his coach believes the 44-year-old is not yet a professional. The former four- heavyweight champion has not fought professionally since reaching 50-0 with a victory over Conor McGregor in 2017. Floyd Mayweather is approaching 45 but still loves to work However, Mayweather coach Gerald Tucker saw enough … Read more

Boxing and UFC fighters salaries: Appendix finances emerge around Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder and UFC 270

Boxing and UFC fighters salaries: Appendix finances emerge around Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder and UFC 270

Case UFC Low-paid fighters have been a hot topic of discussion for many years now, with some roster members expressing frustration with the unpaid wages. The topic has now taken a new turn and is more addictive than you could possibly imagine. Reports have shown that boxers Deontay Wilder And the current undisputed heavyweight champion … Read more

The heavyweight title elimination match between Tony Yoka and Filip Hergovic is in danger

The heavyweight title elimination match between Tony Yoka and Filip Hergovic is in danger

Jan 19 2022 Mike CoppingerESPN Promoter Kaley Sauerland announced last week that Tony Yuka has agreed to the IBF Heavyweight Championship with Filip Harjovich, a rematch of the 2016 Olympic Heavyweight semi-finals, but the fight is now in jeopardy due to a contract dispute. Yuka, the Olympic gold medalist, signed up to fight Martin Bacol … Read more

Why does Gary Russell Jr., the longest-serving boxing champion, only fight once a year?

Why does Gary Russell Jr., the longest-serving boxing champion, only fight once a year?

Jan 21 2022 Mike CoppingerESPN Gary Russell Jr. is the longest-serving champion of boxing. As of Saturday, he will have held his title for 2,493 days. While he is undoubtedly one of the most talented fighters in the world, this prestige is partly due to his low level of activity. Gary Russell Jr. fights only … Read more

Hayes, Montana Boxing Club looks to raise funds to travel to national competition | National

Hayes, Montana Boxing Club looks to raise funds to travel to national competition |  National

Hayes, Montana, like many small communities, is a far cry from big cities — or even commercial cities — that offer young people something to do. But off the highway, in a neighborhood just south of Hays, Hayes Amateur Boxing Club provides a place of excellence for all ages, especially local youth. John Jay Mount, … Read more

Jake Paul Offered Invitation To Clarissa Shields Against Emma Cusin For ‘Women’s Boxing Development’

Jake Paul Offered Invitation To Clarissa Shields Against Emma Cusin For ‘Women’s Boxing Development’

YouTube boxer Jake Paul has received an invitation to an upcoming Claressa Shields match against Ema Kozin. Shields Cousin will fight on the Chris Eubank Jr. card against Liam Williams, and the fight is set to take place on February 5th in Cardiff. If the Shields can beat Kozin, there will be a mouthwatering showdown … Read more

Boxing announcer David Diamante explains the details of a motorcycle accident

Boxing announcer David Diamante explains the details of a motorcycle accident

David Diamante chokes back tears. If we’re being honest… sometimes, I was. It’s Sunday, and Diamante calls from a hospital bed at NYU Langone Health in New York. The heart monitor beeps in the background. A nurse interrupts the call to check his vitals. Salary drops to take his lunch order. A week ago, Diamante … Read more