Trust boxing man about town Jeff Ellis to come up with this nugget.
He revealed to Golden Gloves that Ntuthuko Memela, who fights Thulani Mbenge at Emperors Palace on February 4, is the nephew of popular former SA light-heavyweight champion Fraser Memela. Continue reading
Raymond Hack, a long-time pillar of Golden Gloves and an associate of Rodney Berman, has just secured a major position at Fifa, world soccer’s governing body. Continue reading
This weekend marks an explosive start to the international boxing year with a mouth-watering unification match between IBF super-middleweight champion James DeGale and WBC title-holder Badou Jack in New York. Continue reading
If the vibe at the Smith’s gym north of Joburg yesterday afternoon was any indication, the “Thunder and Lightning” tournament at Emperors Palace next month has gripped the public’s attention. Continue reading
The bout card for “Thunder and Lightning” at Emperors Palace on February 4 has been completed.
In addition to the three main fights, top prospect Thulani Mbenge and light-heavyweight aspirant Rowan Campbell will also box. Continue reading
It’s back to work for Golden Gloves.
At midday on Tuesday, promoter Rodney Berman will be on hand for Kevin Lerena’s open day workout at the Smith’s gym in Fourways. Continue reading
It’s just as well that Kevin Lerena is training hard during the holiday season. Continue reading
It’s not for nothing that Hekkie Budler is known as one of the hardest trainers in South African boxing. Continue reading