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It’s been a while since you sat down and chatted. There’s much to talk about. You’re obviously high on Kevin Lerena, who is well-placed among the top cruiserweights. He fights next in Azerbaijan. If he keeps winning, what is the long-term plan?
With the World Boxing Super Series, there will be one unified champion, but the caveat is Kevin holds the IBO belt. Some might sneeze at it, but the IBO has some great champions and is to be reckoned with. Come 2019, Kevin will be involved in possibly the biggest fight financial-wise a South African has ever been involved in. Continue reading
Having already garnered an enthusiastic following after just six fights, Rowan Campbell will take an important step in his fledgling career when he contests the IBO Youth title at Emperors Palace on June 23. Continue reading
Given Simpiwe Konkco’s popularity in the Eastern Cape, promoter Rodney Berman is trying to secure a title defence for the IBO minimumweight champion in the region. Continue reading
Almost predictably, Tommy Oosthuizen’s ambition to return to the ring has been put on ice. Continue reading
Having overcome a troublesome elbow injury, Thabiso Mchunu is hungry to fight again.
More importantly, he’s eager to get back on the winning wagon after disappointing in his last outing against unheralded Constantin Bejenaru in November. Continue reading
If it’s not busy, then Colin Nathan isn’t working hard enough. Continue reading
A dozen rounds and 10 stitches later, Kevin “Two Guns” Lerena is itching to return to the gym. Continue reading
It’s onward and upward for IBO cruiserweight champion Kevin Lerena after a successful maiden title defence on Saturday. Continue reading
The official scores may not reflect it, but Kevin “Two Gun” Lerena was given a stern test of his credentials by rugged Dmytro Kucher in an entertaining 12-rounder at Emperors Palace on Saturday. Continue reading