Hekkie Budler: A ‘very good’ champion who dares to be great

16
Mar

Hekkie Budler: A ‘very good’ champion who dares to be great

WBA strawweight titlist Hekkie Budler isn’t satisfied with simply being a ‘very good’ titlist in his division. He wants nothing less than greatness.

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04
Dec

Zolani Tete to face Jether Oliva on Dec. 18

Former IBF junior bantamweight titleholder Zolani Tete is set to face Filipino Jether Oliva on Dec. 18 in South Africa.

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05
Feb

Could Floyd Mayweather fight in South Africa?

Floyd Mayweather told guests at a Jan. 17 dinner at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg, South Africa, that he “looks forward to coming back” to South Africa, adding, “hopefully, coming back and fighting.”

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17
Jan

Floyd Mayweather: ‘September 2015 will be my last’ fight

Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. told guests at a dinner at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Friday that his last professional fight will be in September of 2015, according to the Associated Press.

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15
Jan

Floyd Mayweather Jr. gets royal treatment in South Africa

South Africa’s Minister of Sport and Recreation praised Floyd Mayweather Jr. with words befitting a monarch during a Wednesday press in Johannesburg. Boxing’s pound-for-pound king is currently on a week-long, four-city visit to the African nation.

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14
Jan

South Africa hopes Floyd Mayweather Jr. can ‘resuscitate’ boxing

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is expected to arrive in South Africa on Wednesday as part of a week-long, four-city visit whose organizers hope to “resuscitate” boxing in the nation, a spokesman for the country’s Ministry of Sport and Recreation told The Associated Press.

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