Joeboy targets Commonwealth lightweight boxing crown

Nigeria’s Joe Boy lands a blow on Ghana’s Richard “Desert Warrior” Amefu, whom he defeated via a unanimous decision in an eight round international challenge contest at the GOtv Boxing Night 9 held at the National Stadium, Lagos. After confirming his position as the Commonwealth Africa lightweight champion by defeating Israel “Money Machine” Kammwamba of […]

Edo Boy retains ABU title at GOtv Boxing Night 12

Stanley “Edo Boy” Eribo with the N2.5 million cheque after retaining his African Boxing Union (ABU) welterweight title by defeating Tanzania’s Ramadhani Shauri via a unanimous decision at GOtv Boxing Night 12 on Sunday in Lagos. Nigeria’s Stanley “Edo Boy” Eribo, on Sunday, retained his African Boxing Union (ABU) welterweight title by defeating Tanzania’s Ramadhani […]

Anthony Joshua to face Pulev in Cardiff in October

Britain’s Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF and WBA world heavyweight titles against Bulgaria’s Kubrat Pulev at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on October 28, the two fighters announced on Tuesday. Joshua, 27, had been pursuing a Las Vegas rematch with Wladimir Klitschko, who he beat at Wembley in April, only for the Ukrainian to announce his […]

Mayweather, McGregor get down to business

A stony-faced Floyd Mayweather issued a warning to Conor McGregor on Wednesday as the two fighters faced off just three days ahead of their money-spinning boxing duel. In stark contrast to their lurid, trash-talking global press tour last month, a subdued McGregor and a stern-looking Mayweather spoke respectfully as they prepared for Saturday’s 12-round boxing […]