A fascinating local fight is in the works – provided Ryno Liebenberg plays his part. Continue reading
It was a triple triumph on Friday as Golden Gloves, the HotBox gym and SuperSport celebrated scooping major honours at the SA boxing awards held in Durban. Continue reading
Last July, Carl Frampton travelled from Belfast in Northern Ireland to New York for the fight of his life against undefeated Leo Santa Cruz. Continue reading
Rodney Berman’s strong partnership with Art Pelullo of Banner Promotions looks like paying off again. Continue reading
A welterweight Super Four.
Promoter Rodney Berman has floated this intriguing possibility for later in the year. Continue reading
Having enjoyed a strong run in the top 10 of the WBC three years ago, Ryno ‘The Lion’ Liebenberg has an opportunity to gatecrash the elite when he fights Enrico Koelling at Emperors palace next weekend. Continue reading
In a major coup for Golden Gloves, financial services provider FORUS has signed a long-term partnership agreement with Africa’s leading boxing promotions company. Continue reading
Following yesterday’s report that Micki Nielsen of Denmark had tested positive for steroids following his cruiserweight fight with Johnny Muller in SA last June, Golden Gloves boss Rodney Berman described the report from the Institute of Drug-Free Sport as “dubious”. Continue reading
A lifetime in boxing has taught Rodney Berman to ride with the punches, but he’s got a beef with local radio man Trevor Cramer who has found fit to disparage Vikapita Meroro, Kevin Lerena’s next opponent. Continue reading
Anyone who has attended local boxing or caught broadcasts on television will recognise the dapper elderly man with the camera working hard at ringside. Continue reading
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