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April 17th 2015

The build-up to the Fight of the Century kicks into overdrive on SuperSport from Monday. At 9pm on SuperSport 2, the first episode of “In This Corner”, the famous US boxing series, will open with a 30-minute profile of Manny Pacquiao by well-known James “Smitty” Smith. He will showcase 10 years of interviews with Pacquiao, [&hellip

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April 16th 2015

It has largely been over-shadowed by events in Las Vegas in just over a fortnight, but this weekend’s junior-welterweight fight in New York between former WBC lightweight champion Lucas  Matthysse and former WBO junior-welterweight champion  Ruslan Provodnikov has Fight of the Year written all over it. The tournament will be broadcast on SuperSport 7 from [&hellip

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April 15th 2015

Boxing fans, this one’s for you. Next Saturday (April 25), Chesa Nyama will be hosting a boxing morning at Southgate Mall featuring a skipping competition and a display of championship belts. Promoter Jeff Ellis has invited all present and former Golden Gloves champions to come along with their belts in a bid to show off [&hellip

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April 14th 2015

On a night of excellent boxing and solid match-ups, Warren Joubert was crowned SA junior-welterweight king after dominating game challenger Lungisa Jukani at Emperors Palace on Monday night. In a bout that was more chess match than boxing match, Joubert’s superior technical skills were enough to subdue Jikani’s gallant efforts. Neither had the power to [&hellip

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April 13th 2015

For his first 10 fights Flo Simba stood out as one of heavyweight boxing’s most frightening prospects. Fast, chiselled and powerful, he looked exactly what the country had been crying out for: a world class heavyweight with sass and charisma. But his world came tumbling down off the back of an unexpected loss to Frans [&hellip

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