A deal is nearly finalized for WBA/WBO/IBF World Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua to face against Andy Ruiz Jr on June 1 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
After a slow start Jackson Chauke came back to win the vacant South African flyweight boxing title when he stopped Thabang Ramagole at two minutes 54 seconds into the ninth round at a packed Orient Theatre in East London on Sunday afternoon.
IBF middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs is confident that he will own two more world titles on Saturday. Jacobs will face WBC, WBA world champion Canelo Alvarez at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Commonwealth Games silver medalist Christine Ongare and Nairobi light-heavyweight Joseph Onyango were the star attractions at the just concluded Kenya Open Championship at Charter Hall Nairobi.
LAS VEGAS – Errol Spence Jr. couldn’t help himself. The unbeaten IBF welterweight champion chastised promoter Bob Arum once Spence learned that the Terence Crawford-Amir Khan fight likely drew less than half the pay-per-view buys as his win against Mikey Garcia produced last month.