Articles containing the tag ‘Boxing
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

    Last Chance at Boxing for Johannes Salie

    On Friday 11 October, it will either be a last fight for Paarl’s Johannes Salie or he will rise from the ashes like a phoenix. A veteran Salie will be trading leather with a kickboxer turned boxer from Congo ... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Thursday, May 16th, 2019

    Muruti Mthalane Dishes World Class Lesson While Defending World Title

    A Japanese Boxing event filled with controversy ended with a South African veteran Moruti Mthalane defending his title. Not only Mthalane was disrespected in the fight but also his country when the Japanese pla... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

    Battle Ready for Mbangatha, Radley and Mayala

    Boxing returns to the mother city on the 22 February at the Wynberg Military Base with an event dubbed simply “Battle Ready”. Local favorite Thembani “Baby Jake” Mbangatha who defends his WBF Africa Str... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

    Azinga Fuzile Shuts Malcom Klassen in Four Rounds

    In what was one of the most anticipated Sunday evenings in East London, Azinga ‘Goldenboy” Fuzile smashed Malcom Klassen in four rounds. Stone, as Klassen is known, gave his back to his opponent in ... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

    Tete in Line for His Second WBO Title Defence

    On 21 April at around 08h30 pm in South Africa — This will be the second time that Zolani Tete puts his WBO Bantamweight title on the line. He will be trading leather with the veteran Argentinian Omar Andre... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

    Toto Helebe Retains His South African Title

    In a one sided contest that was characterised by excessive holding from the challenger, Toto Helebe retained his title by Unanimous decision against Mbuelo Dyani. The fully packed East London crowd showed their... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Friday, December 1st, 2017

    Mbangatha and Radley Capture Continental WBF titles.

    light heavyweight Nicholas Radley W KO 2/12 Makhosandile Zwengu featherweight Thembani Mbangatha W UD 10/10 Mayihlome Mjonono lightweight David Rajuili W TKO 1/6 Msindisi Sompondo cruiserweight Chamunorwa Gonor... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Friday, December 1st, 2017

    Kalekuzi (10 -0) Remain unbeaten

    Pound4Pound Boxing Tournament-Results -24 November 2017 -14 Hope street Cape Town : 1 Welterweight 8rds Emile Kalekuzi(CPT)win on points-Lungisani Jikani(PE) 2 featherweight 6rds SimthembileLuzipho(East London)... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

    24 November 2017, Wynberg Military Base

    Thembani “baby Jake” Mbangatha versus Mayihlome “Topper” Mjonono battling for the Vacant WBF Africa and Western Cape Featherweight titles.  Mbangatha Has an unblemished record of 7 fights with no defea... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

    24 November 2017, Hope Street

    9 knockouts specialist Emile Kalekuzi will fight Lungisa Jikani for a 8 rounds non-title fight. The DRC native has finished all his last 9 foes inside the distance and will face the biggest test of his career. ... Read more »