Richard Commey takes out Yardley Cruz in two rounds

Ghana’s Richard Commey (27-2, 24 KOs) pulled off a quick victory, putting away Yardley Cruz (24-11, 14 KOs) in a lightweight contest Saturday night. In an under card at New York’s Nassau Coliseum in the USA, the IBF lightweight title mandatory…

Anthony Joshua to face Povetkin in September

Anthony Joshua will defend his world heavyweight titles against Russian Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on 22 September. The 28-year-old unified the WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight titles with a unanimous points win over New Zealander Joseph Parker in…

Mayweather sued for Ghana, Nigeria no-show

Nigerian company Zinni Media is seeking at least $2 million in damages in a lawsuit against Floyd Mayweather Jr. According to TMZ Sports, Zinni Media alleges that Mayweather agreed to make five appearances in Nigeria and Ghana in June 2017. While Mayweather…

WBC to honour Azumah Nelson in Accra

The World Boxing Council (WBC) is set to honour Africa’s greatest boxer Azumah Nelson on his 60th birthday which falls on July 19. WBC will however present the accolade to the three-time world boxing champion at the next edition of…

Wilder and Anthony Joshua ‘agree terms’ to fight in the UK

Anthony Joshua’s next fight could be a world heavyweight title unification bout with Deontay Wilder after all, despite reports that the deal had fallen through and the Brit was due to face mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin instead. Eddie Hearn admitted…

Duke Micah beats Snow, retains WBC title

Thomas Snow was determined to play spoiler, but Duke Micah wouldn’t be denied. Making the second defense of his WBC International bantamweight title, Micah’s aggression and volume punching carried him to a ten-round split decision win at the Kings Theatre…

Sit up and stop paying lip service – Boxing Prez to Sports Ministry

President of the Ghana Boxing Federation, lawyer Peter Zwennes has jabbed the Sports Ministry to sit up and stop overly concentrating on football at the detriment of other sporting disciplines. Peter Zwennes has also urged the Sports Ministry to refrain…

Isaac Dogboe: Ghana’s Prez congratulates new world champion

Ghana’s President, Nana Akufo-Addo has congratulated Isaac Dogboe for his victory in the WBO Junior Featherweight/Super Bantamweight bout against American Jessie Magdaleno. Dogboe, 23, staged a brave come-back from a round one knock down to defeat champion Magdaleno in Philadelphia…

NEW WORLD CHAMPION: Ghana’s Isaac Dogboe takes Magdaleno’s belt by TKO

It was a dream come true Saturday night as 23-year-old Isaac Dogboe became the youngest world champion in Ghana’s rich boxing history after stopping Jessie Magdaleno in the 11th round to win the WBO super bantamweight championship in Philadelphia. Dogboe…

Wilder offers Joshua $50m for heavyweight mega-fight

Deontay Wilder told Anthony Joshua “the money’s in the bag” as prospects rose Wednesday of a blockbuster world title unification bout between the unbeaten heavyweights. In a Twitter video posted Wednesday, America’s World Boxing Council world champion Wilder backed up…

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