Bathurst could host more national-level boxing events

SUCH was the positive feedback when Bathurst played host to the Australian Amateur Boxing League’s National Novice Titles, the city is now a chance to stage an even bigger event. GOLDEN MOMENT: Bathurst’s Tyson Keogh, pictured with fellow Snakebite Boxing Bathurst fighter Kate Fallon, won gold at the Australian Amateur Boxing League’s National Novice Titles. Photo: […]

Southern African Boxing Convention: Start of a Promising Era

Southern African Boxing Convention: Start of a Promising Era

By Andrew Bonani Kamanga The inaugural Southern African Boxing Convention was held in Johannesburg, South Africa on May 24-25, 2018. The organisation of this convention was indeed long overdue considering the huge potential of the sport in the region.  The event brought together boxing authorities from most of Southern and Central Africa to […]

Boxing-IBF strips Golovkin of middleweight title

Boxing-IBF strips Golovkin of middleweight title

June 7 (Reuters) – The International Boxing Federation (IBF) has stripped Gennady Golovkin of his middleweight title after he failed to set up a mandatory defence against Ukrainian Sergiy Derevyanchenko. “, “size”:[ 970, 250 ], “partnerId”:”IndexExchangeHtb” } ], “other_square_desktop”:[ { “targeting”:{ “IOM”:[ “300x600_5000” ], “ix_id”:[ “_VY8yOJVM” ] }, “price”:5000, “adm”:”“, “size”:[ 300, 600 ], “partnerId”:”IndexExchangeHtb” […]

Tyson Fury reveals HOW he beat Wladimir Klitschko in boxing masterclass

Tyson Fury reveals HOW he beat Wladimir Klitschko in boxing masterclass

Tyson Fury will return to the ring on Saturday, the first time since November 2015, to face Sefer Seferi. That last fight was in Dusseldorf, where the Mancunian faced Ukrainian heavyweight Wladimir Klitschko.  The self-proclaimed Gypsy King stunned Dr Steelhammer to claim the IBF, WBA and WBO titles. And Fury has finally explained how he […]

Daily Debate: Did the bare-knuckle boxing event give MMA a bad look?

Daily Debate: Did the bare-knuckle boxing event give MMA a bad look?

This past weekend saw the debut of the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship in Wyoming. The 10-fight pay-per-view card featured plenty of UFC and Bellator veterans – including the likes of Ricco Rodriguez, Joey Beltran, Bec Rawlings and Johnny Bedford. The ruleset was a hybrid of boxing and MMA – with no kicks, elbows or knees, though […]

Watch The Bloodiest Moments From the Return of Legalized Bare Knuckle Boxing

Watch The Bloodiest Moments From the Return of Legalized Bare Knuckle Boxing

Video Still On Saturday night, Bare Knuckle Fighting Champions (BKFC) debuted at the Cheyenne Ice & Events Center in Wyoming with a brutal, bloody slate of bone-crunching fights that left thousands and fans, and at least one UFC superstar, cheering for more.  The event, which marked the first night of legal of bare knuckling boxing in […]

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