Bash Ali in court for allegedly 'trespassing' into Dalung's office
A Gudu Upper Area Court, Abuja, on Wednesday granted N100,000 bail to a boxer, Bashiru Ali docked for alleged criminal trespass.
Joshua, Klitschko fight ticket reaches £200, 000 mark
The heavyweight duo climb into the squared circle on April 29 to face off in one of the most anticipated clashes in years. Tickets for the 90,000-capacity Wembley showpiece have long sold out.
Japanese boxer Murata to face N'Dam for WBA crown
Japan's London Olympic champion Ryota Murata will fight Hassan N'Dam for the vacant World Boxing Association middleweight crown next month, his gym said Monday.
Joshua reflects on roots, dreams a night in Nigeria
Born Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua, the boxer, whom Britain regards as its highest profile fighter, joined his Nigerian mother Yeta for six months at the age of 11 and attended a school he expected to remain in.
Lawrence Okolie added to Ricky Burns undercard
Lawrence Okolie will fight for the second time as a pro at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow on April 15, live on Sky Sports, reports boxingnewsonline.net. The Team GB Rio Olympian joined the paid ranks on Saturday night with a brutal knock out win over Geoffrey Cave ....
Tinubu to take on Evander Holyfield
According to a statement by Foluke Michael, the Project Manager of the fight, tagged “Rumbles in Lagos,’’ the fight will hold on May 25 at the Eko Atlantic City and will be beamed live to the world. Holyfield is 54, while Tinubu is 65.
Boxers talk tough as GOtv boxing night 11 debuts in Ibadan
Boxers billed to fight in the maiden edition of the GOtv Boxing Night in Ibadan have been trading boasts ahead of the event, which will feature seven fights, including two international bouts.
U.K-based Ekundayo set to fight Australia’s George Kris for Commonwealth title
United Kingdom-based undefeated current African Boxing champion and Skysports prize-fighter winner, Larry ‘The Natural’ Ekundayo is set to battle Australian title holder, Kris George in a Commonwealth welterweight championship fight in June.
Wrestling federation prepares for 2018 Commonwealth Games in Yenagoa
President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF), Daniel Igali has revealed the body’s decision to invite top wrestlers to camp next week in Yenagoa, where they will begin the first phase of preparations for the 2018 Commonwealth Games slated for Australia.
Golovkin decisions Jacobs as knockout streak ends
Gennady Golovkin earned a unanimous decision over Daniel Jacobs on Saturday to retain his middleweight belts but not before boxing's knockout king was taken the distance for the first time.