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July 24th 2014

Boxing’s biggest hitter will be featured live on SuperSport this weekend. WBA and IBO middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, who has knocked out his last 16 opponents, puts his belt on the line against highly regarded Australian Daniel Geale in New York on Saturday night (live SS6/HD from 2.30am Sunday). Golovkin has become a popular TV staple based [&hellip

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July 22nd 2014

Former world champion Malcolm Klassen returns to the ring September 29. Now in his 15th year as a pro, Klassen will return to the scene of his greatest triumph, Emperors Palace, where he won the IBF junior-lightweight belt against Gairy St Clair in 2006. He’s had an up and down career since – losing, regaining and again [&hellip

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July 21st 2014

Normally the backroom man, Ruben Rasodi enjoyed a day in the forefront on Monday as Golden Gloves paid tribute on his 75th birthday.

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July 18th 2014

Thabo Sonjica, the IBO champion, has landed himself a top 10 spot in the World Boxing Council rankings. He slots in as the 10th-tranked contender for Leo Santa Cruz’s junior-featherweight belt. Sonjica defends his IBO belt against Roli Gasca of the Philippines at Emperors Palace on August 9. Meanwhile, Martin Murray of the UK has been [&hellip

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July 17th 2014

In these hyper-inflationary times, it’s reassuring to know that boxing still has some solid business support. This is why Golden Gloves promoter Rodney Berman was so delighted to land sponsorship from Chesa Nyama, the flame-grilled meat takeaway company, for four tournaments. The popular brand made its bow at the African Ring tournament on Tuesday – a show [&hellip

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