In a poor fight that never rose to any heights South Africa’s Thomas Oosthuizen fighting at junior heavyweight won on a majority eight-round points decision against Youssouf Kasango Mwanza from the Democratic Republic of the Congo at The Metropolis in Pretoria on Saturday night.
Unbeaten rising lightweight prospect Jose Valenzuela (10–0, 6 KOs) defeated Deiner Berrio (22–4–1, 13 KOs) by unanimous decision (100-90, 99-91, 98-92) in the 10-round main event of FS1 PBC Fight Night action, and on FOX Deportes, Saturday from Mechanics Bank Arena in Bakersfield, California.
The first impression meeting Taiwo Olowu for the first time is that of a shy, quiet, humble young man, hence the name “Gentle Boy.” But beneath the ‘humble’ facade is one of the most vicious welterweight boxers currently in Nigeria.
South Africa Boxing news: Three amateur boxers from eMbalenhle will represent Mpumalanga at the national championship in Cape Town next month.
The St. Lucia Boxing Association (SLBA) recently received boxing equipment worth just over US$45,000, thanks to the generosity of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).