AIBA Launches New Foundation Plan

Today, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) has launched its New Foundation Plan following the unanimous adoption of the plan by the AIBA Executive Committee. The New Foundation Plan was developed to lay the foundation for a stronger future for AIBA and Olympic Boxing while at the same time implementing short-term corrective measures. The New Foundation…

Nigeria’s Ekundayo Eyes Welterweight World Title…

Nigerian born England based boxer, Larry ‘The Natural’ Ekundayo continues his march towards the world Welterweight title as he returns to the ring next week against Scotland’s John Thain. Speaking at a media parley in Lagos ahead of the fight, Khomeini Bukhari, a member of ‘Team Ekundayo’ explained that the media session was ostensibly to…

NEW CHAMPIONS EMERGE IN MAIDEN BOXFEST IN LAGOS.

The renewed vigor to have Boxing regain its frontline status as far as sports in Nigeria is concerned is already yielding more positive results. The BoxFest, a premium boxing event specially tailored to provide fight fans with live professional boxing contests held it’s maiden edition at Eko Hotels Convention Hall and the memory lingers on…

World Series of Boxing Season VIII Week 8 Preview

Caciques de Venezuela ready to host 2-time champions Cuba Domadores on back to back nights in Vargas The Caciques of Venezuela take on rivals the Cuba Domadores on an epic weekend for Group America, as the South American team will be ready to put on a good show in front of their home fans for…

AIBA Launches New Diversity in Boxing Program

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has launched a new Diversity in Boxing program for all of its 203 National Federations. The new program will be the first in a range of initiatives to be presented in the coming months following the AIBA Extraordinary Congress earlier this year. Financed by an AIBA sponsor, the Diversity in…

Week Seven Preview of World Series of Boxing Season VIII

Sensational Night of Boxing Ahead As Italia Thunders Welcome The British Lionhearts on Friday in Milan Week Seven of World Series of Boxing Season VIII begins in the Palazzetto dello Sport in Milan on Friday, when hosts the Italia Thunder take on the British Lionhearts for the second time this season. The previous matchup between…

World Series Of Boxing Season VIII Week 3 Preview

Italia Thunder to host France Fighting Roosters on Week 3 of Season VIII Italia Thunder began their campaign with a dramatic 3-2 win over the Croatian Knights in Week One and will be looking to build on that success as they welcome France Fighting Roosters in Rome on Friday night. The visitors also started their…

Why I Dumped Landmark Promotions For Azzur Management Team – Isaac Ekpo

Nigeria’s professional Super Middleweight boxer, rated Number 2 in the world, Isaac ‘The Grenade’ Ekpo has given reasons why he dumped Landmark Promotions for Azzur Management. His new outfit named Azzur Management is owned by Nelson Aiyelabowo, a Nigerian based in the United States of America, USA. The professional pugilist, (32-2, 25KO) who is currently…