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April 24th 2014

What the Martin Murray fight lacked in devil and drama, the Paul Kamanga-Adam De Moor fight more than made up in excitement and valour at Emperors Palace on Wednesday night. The pair put their friendship aside to determine bragging rights in the junior-welterweight division and it was Kamanga who settled the argument with a command performance, seeing [&hellip

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April 23rd 2014

Paul Kamanga and Adam de Moor are prepared to tear up the place in their quest to claim junior-welterweight domination in South Africa. The pair meet in an intriguing 10-rounder on the “Malice at the Palace” card at Emperors Palace on Wednesday night. It’s been a long while since two hot prospects were matched in a local [&hellip

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April 22nd 2014

With just over a day to go before his South African debut at Emperors Palace, Martin Murray looks in peak physical shape. The Briton has been in South Africa for 10 days, getting used to altitude and familiarising himself with the environment. One of the blue bloods of the middleweight division, Murray fights Ishmael Tetteh [&hellip

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April 17th 2014

Tshifhiwa Munyai, the man they call “Atomic Spider”, has the shot of a lifetime when he challenges Englishman Scott Quigg for the WBA world super-bantamweight title in Manchester on Saturday night. The tournament will be broadcast live on SuperSport (SS6/SS6HD) from 8.30pm. Munyai, from Limpopo, received a call out of the blue a fortnight ago when Quigg’s original [&hellip

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April 16th 2014

Brian Mitchell has been around the boxing block a few times, but even he is excited at the prospect of watching WBC number five Martin Murray at “Malice at the Palace” next Wednesday. The pair met earlier in the week and Mitchell was impressed by his apparent weight and fitness. “I think there are big expectations [&hellip

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April 14th 2014

Hours after getting off the plane from the UK, world-rated middleweight star Martin Murray looked the picture of fitness at the media conference announcing “Malice at the Palace” at Emperors Palace next week. Sponsored by Bulldog Projects, the tournament has taken on a world class dimension thanks to the inclusion of Murray’s fight against Ishmael [&hellip

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April 14th 2014

A parade of champions, trainers and boxing fans were on hand for the opening of the new Nashua/Hammer boxing gym in Boksburg on the East Rand on Monday. Promoter Rodney Berman was handed the honour of cutting the symbolic red ribbon to officially open the building. The multi-million Rand gym is a world class facility [&hellip

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April 10th 2014

As boxing announcements go, Rodney Berman’s offering on Thursday afternoon registered red on the Richter scale. “I’m taking Tommy Oosthuizen back,” said the Golden Gloves CEO, who just a few months ago showed the IBO super-middleweight champion the door on account of his hard-living lifestyle. The turning point for Berman came earlier in the week when Oosthuizen [&hellip

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April 10th 2014

Manny Pacquiao’s search for redemption continues this weekend when he seeks to avenge his 2012 defeat against unbeaten Timothy Bradley in Las Vegas

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April 8th 2014

The past weekend’s fight for the WBC Interim middleweight title, between Marco Antonio Rubio and Domenico Spada, has freed things up in the division, potentially clearing a path for Martin Murray

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