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November 24th 2014

Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, boxing’s fastest rising  star, held a press conference on Saturday  in Astana, Kazakhstan as part of an international press tour leading up to his World Middleweight Championship against Martin Murray on February 21 in Monte Carlo. Golovkin was joined on the dais by his manager Oleg Hermann, as a very large turnout [&hellip

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November 21st 2014

South African boxing is screaming out for prospects. Early next month, on December 3, promoter Jeff Ellis, in association with Golden Gloves, hopes to unveil a couple on his “Christmas Cracker” bill at Emperors Palace. No fewer than three fighters will make their professional debuts, with all but one boxer having less than a dozen [&hellip

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November 19th 2014

With talk hotting up that a Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather jnr fight is in the works, anything but a Pacquiao win against unbeaten Chris Algieri in Macau this weekend would be a calamity. Pacman (56-5-2, 38 KOs) puts his WBO welterweight title on the line against the slick American, who outhustled tough Ruslan Provodnikov in April [&hellip

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November 17th 2014

For months, the two have waged a war of words. In March, their differences will be settled in the ring when Tommy Oosthuizen and Ryno Liebenberg meet in what is certain to be a SA super fight at Emperors Palace. Both are elite-level boxers, Oosthuizen a former IBO super-middleweight champion and Liebenberg a highly-regarded light-heavyweight. [&hellip

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November 16th 2014

Tommy Oosthuizen is back. Sort of. After a year’s absence, he won the vacant WBC International light-heavyweight title with a TKO win at the end of the 11th round against Denis Grachev at Emperors Palace on Saturday.

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