If an endangered species is one at risk due to loss of population or critical habitat, then Ghana boxing is perilously close to that description.
Wasiru Mohammed’s boxing career has been dealt another blow. Mohammed has been stripped of his WBO Global super bantamweight title by the sanctioning body.
Unbeaten Joshua Wahab dominated Tanzania’s Muksini Swalehe, delivering a fifth-round TKO to capture the WBO Africa Super Featherweight title Sunday night at Nu Rock Event Centre & Hotel in Lagos Nigeria.
Ramla Ali made history by the time she stepped through the ropes to compete in the Tokyo Olympics.
Kenya’s battle-hardened heavyweight Elly Ajowi and Uganda’s polished welter Shadir Bwogi have made it to the second round without throwing a punch, courtesy of byes following Thursday’s draws in Tokyo.
The 2015 Africa Boxing Championships lightweight gold medalist Nick Okoth was the first Kenyan boxer to bow out of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after losing his featherweight bout (57kg) to Erdenebatyn Tsendbaatar of Mongolia in Kokugikan Arena in Tokyo, Japan on Saturday.
Keyshawn Davis reminded the boxing world of why he has been tabbed as the best shot at bringing home Gold for the U.S. Olympic boxing team.
Joe Joyce rumbled on as he stopped Carlos Takam in the sixth round at the SSE Arena, Wembley, using his strength and endurance to see off the 40-year-old Cameroonian. The ending was controversial, because Takam, while rocked, did not seem badly hurt and clearly wanted to go on. Whether he could have lasted the round,…
In a major upset, Abraham Kotei Neequaye was elected president of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) in an elective congress held at Accra’s Bukom Boxing Arena on Thursday.
Joe Joyce was five pounds heavier Friday for his fight against Carlos Takam than he was the day before he defeated Daniel Dubois. The 6-feet-6 Joyce stepped on the British Boxing Board of Control’s scale at 263¾ pounds for their 12-round main event Saturday night at Wembley Arena in London. The 2016 Olympic silver…