Boxing

Wilder to cheer on Ruiz Jr over Joshua in Saudi rematch

Deontay Wilder has explained why he will be cheering on Andy Ruiz Jr in his upcoming rematch with Anthony Joshua on December 7, reports...

Evander Holyfield wants shock boxing return at 57

Evander Holyfield says he is ready to make a return to the boxing ring after over eight years away. Holyfield, now 57, wants to reignite...

GOtv Boxing Night Mini: Oladosu maintains focus on ABU title

West Africa Boxing Union (WABU) champion, Rilwan ‘Real One’ Oladosu has sent a strong warning to African Boxing Union champion, Oto ‘Joe Boy’ Joseph...

Rowe Park agog for boxing Night Mini showdown

All roads lead to the Rowe Park Sports Complex, Yaba, Lagos, this evening for the first edition of GOtv Boxing Night Mini. Boxing fans,...

Babyface, Bobby Girl shine at Gotv Boxing Night 

The fight night which brought many boxing fans to watch some boxing bouts was held at the Mobolaji Sports Complex, Yaba-Lagos, on Saturday. BabyFace was...

Darren Till eager to battle UFC champion Adesanya in Liverpool

  If there is one thing that will tickle the fancy of English mixed martial artist and kick boxer Darren Till, it is to face...

Nojeem Maiyegun lined up for 2019 KARIS Award

The first Nigerian to win an Olympic medal, Nojeem Maiyegun, will be honoured at the 24th edition of the KARIS Award on Sunday, December...

140 Nigerians storm Sydney to cheer Bolum In WBF title fight

Over 140 Nigerians and boxing fans from other countries have arrived in Sydney to support Australia-based Nigeria’s former Commonwealth and Olympics boxer, Nestor Bolum...

I can’t defend my ABU title until 2020, injured Joe Boy tells Nigerians

• ‘I will beat Oladosu like a baby once I am fit’ African Boxing Union (ABU) lightweight champion, Oto ‘Joe Boy’ Joseph has ruled himself...

Boxers talk tough ahead of Night Mini showdown

Boxers billed to fight at the maiden edition of GOtv Boxing Night Mini have been speaking of their preparations ahead of the event billed...

Ruiz Jr feels Joshua will be fearful of going toe-to-toe in Saudi Arabia rematch

Andy Ruiz Jr insists Anthony Joshua will be reluctant to go toe-to-toe with him in their rematch next month, reports express.co.uk. The Mexican-American will defend...

Organisers assure fans of adequate security for Boxing Night Mini

Flykite Productions, organisers of the maiden edition of GOtv Boxing Night Mini, have assured fans of adequate security on Saturday. The boxing show holds...

Joshua adds two new pad men in bid to win back his titles from Ruiz Jr

Anthony Joshua has added two new trainers to his coaching team, as he attempts to win back his world heavyweight titles against Andy Ruiz...

AJ promoter predicts doom for Weight losing Andy Ruiz.

  Strong indications abound that Anthony Joshua will laugh last in the heavy weight boxing rematch billed for Saudi Arabia December 7. Eddie Hearn has warned...

Babyface will get shocker of his life, says Mba

Fast-rising boxer, Dennis “The Range” Mba, has declared that he will stun Rilwan “Baby Face” Babatunde, West African Boxing Union (WABU) welterweight champion, when they clash in...

Nestor Bolum predicts knockout victory over New Zealander

Australia-based Nigeria’s former Commonwealth and Olympics boxer, Nestor Bolum says his opponent for the World Boxing Foundation (WBF) Australia/Asia Crown Lightweight title fight, New...

Operation Stun AJ Again!  Andy Ruiz nutritionist approves diet list

  Ahead the much talked about December 7 re-match between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz, personal Nutritionist of the Mexican boxer has released special menu...

Real One wows to out-punch  Adebakin  at boxing tourney   

West African Boxing Union (WABU) lightweight champion, Rilwan “Real One” Oladosu, has boasted that he will disfigure the face of Ola Adebakin, his opponent...

Joshua not quitting despite outcome of bout with ‘slim’ Ruiz

Anthony Joshua won’t retire from boxing if he loses his rematch against Andy Ruiz Jr. on December 7, according to Adam Smith of Sky...

Oladosu talks tough ahead Boxing Night Mini

West African Boxing Union (WABU) lightweight champion, Rilwan “Real One” Oladosu, has boasted that he will ‘disfigure’ the face of Ola Adebakin, his opponent...

Adeyemi relishes stiff test at GOtv Boxing Night Mini

Rising super bantamweight boxer, Opeyemi “Sense” Adeyemi, has said that his bid for the national super bantamweight title will be greatly helped by GOtv...

NIGERIAN FIGHTERS SHINE AS MONARCH PROMOTIONS MAKE BOLD ENGLISH ENTRY

Two Nigerian boxers retained their World Boxing Union (WBU) World titles as Monarch Events and Promotions made full entry into British boxing after co-hosting...

Lightweight boxer, Godson, promises explosive return at Night Mini

Lightweight boxer, Kabiru ‘KB Godson’ Towolawi, has declared that his return to ring action at Boxing Night Mini will be an explosive one. Towolawi’s last...

Andy Ruiz mistakenly reveals one secret ahead of Anthony Joshua rematch

Heavyweight boxing champion Andy Ruiz Jr has unknowingly revealed one secret ahead of his heavyweight rematch with Anthony Joshua. According to Daily Mail report, the...

GOtv Boxing Night Mini: KB Godson Promises Explosive Return

Lightweight boxer, Kabiru ‘KB Godson’ Towolawi, has declared that his return to ring action at GOtv Boxing Night Mini will be an explosive one. Towolawi’s...

Organisers promise neutral officials for Ruiz-Joshua rematch

• Fury says Joshua fight will not happen if he loses again There would appear to be a lot on the line for Anthony Joshua...

Ekundayo to battle WBF Cruiserweight champion, Salam, in Lagos next week

A British-based Nigerian boxer, Larry Ekundayo (The natural) will arrive in the country this week to prepare for his battle with WBF Africa cruiserweight...

Akpeyi returns to Eagles for Benin, Lesotho matches

• Ahmed Musa is also back • Balogun, Olayinka, Etebo on standby South Africa-based goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi is making a return to the Super Eagles for...

James ‘Buster’ Douglas tips Ruiz Jr. to beat Joshua again

Andy Ruiz pulled the greatest upset since James ‘Buster’ Douglas beat Mike Tyson when he toppled Anthony Joshua in June. And now, Douglas has...

Akpeyi returns to Eagles for Benin, Lesotho match

• Ahmed Musa is also back • Balogun, Olayinka, Etebo on standby South Africa-based goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi is making a return to the Super Eagles for...