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October 31st 2014

Proof that boxing’s good heart beats harder than ever comes by way of Chesa Nyama, regular sponsor of Golden Gloves tournaments. CEO Stelio Nathanael, on behalf of his company, has pledged a R2000 shopper’s card per month for 12 months to the family of Phindile Mwelase, who recently died from injuries sustained in the ring. [&hellip

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October 30th 2014

Proving that Golden Gloves doesn’t just talk the talk, CEO Rodney Berman has pledged at least R20 000 to the family of female boxer Phindile Mwelase, who died after a recent fight. The money will be raised via Golden Gloves’ next promotion, “Top Guns”, taking place at Emperors Palace on November 15. Additionally, items will [&hellip

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October 29th 2014

When you have the crowd roaring your name, as occurred in Monte Carlo on Saturday, you know you’re onto a good thing. This was the experience of Hekkie Budler on Saturday as he dug deep to defend his WBA and IBO minimumweight titles against rugged Xiong Zhao Zhong. It was a thrilling back-and-forth affair that [&hellip

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October 27th 2014

In another major coup for Golden Gloves, Rodney Berman confirmed late on Saturday night he has scooped the rights for the fight between unbeaten WBA, IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (31-0, 28 KOs) of Kazakhstan will fight top-rated Martin Murray (28-1-1, 12 KOs) of the UK in Monte Carlo on February 21. [&hellip

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October 26th 2014

It was a bitter-sweet night for two of South Africa’s boxing stars on Saturday night. Hekkie Budler survived a brutal knockdown before sweeping to victory against Xiong Zhao Zhong, while Ryno Liebenberg’s world came crumbling down as he fell to the murderous fists of Eleider Alvarez at the “Title Tornado” tournament in Monte Carlo. The [&hellip

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