Namibia Boxers

NAMIBIA BOXERS HEAD TO GERMANY FOR AIBA CHAMPIONSHIP

WINDHOEK – Namibian boxers Jonas Junias and Mathias Hamunyela left for Germany on Monday evening to participate in the 2017 Amateur International Boxing Association (AIBA) World Boxing Championships, scheduled for 25 August to 2 September.   The two were granted national colours by the Namibia Sports Commission (NSC) on Monday.   They expressed confidence in…

Payano Easily Outpoints Santiago

PAYANO EASILY OUTPOINTS SANTIAGO

LAS VEGAS – Former world champion Juan Carlos Payano (19-1, 9 KOs) scored an impressive decision victory over Alexis Santiago (24-5-1, 8 KOs) in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 and BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on FOX Deportes, Tuesday night from Sam’s Town Live in Las Vegas and presented by Mayweather Promotions.   Payano set the pace early, closing the distance with Santiago and delivering consistent…

Mayweather-McGregor-Arrivals

MAYWEATHER & MCGREGOR ARRIVE IN LAS VEGAS

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor official kicked off fight week events Tuesday with grand arrivals at the Toshiba Plaza ahead of the SHOWTIME PPV event this Saturday, Aug. 26 taking place at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.   Also making an official grand arrival in Las Vegas was unbeaten Francisco Fonseca, who challenges 130-pound champion Gervonta Davis, plus light heavyweight titleholder Nathan Cleverly and…