The protest from boxer Azinga Fuzile’s camp that his IBF world junior lightweight victor, Russian Shavkat Rakhimov, used performance-enhancing drugs took another mysterious turn this week.
The weights are made for Saturday night’s showdown between former middleweight champions Gennady Golovkin and Sergey Derevyanchenko, who will battle for the vacant IBF world middleweight belt at Madison Square Garden in New York. Both fighters appear to be in excellent condition. Golovkin came in at 159.2-pounds while Derevyanchenko weighed a flat 159. Here…
Former world super bantamweight champion Isaac Dogboe of Ghana has suffered what’s being described as a minor injury during camp.
Local boxing fans will tomorrow be treated to some exciting boxing action when some of the country’s top boxing prospects take to the ring to strut their stuff as part of the eagerly awaited ‘Night of Prospects’ Boxing Bonanza at the NamPower Convention Centre in Windhoek.
The newly-appointed Boxing Commission of Fiji chairman Subhash Appana wants to usher in a new era of change in what he has described as a currently “haphazard” organisation.