Skip to main content

Thabiso Mchunu – Thomas Oosthuizen Video Preview

     Thabiso Mchunu – Thomas Oosthuizen Video Preview KlowdTV to Air Live & Exclusively in the US Mchunu v. Oosthuizen Former world title challenger Thabiso Mchunu takes on Thomas Oosthuizen in a 12-round cruiserweight bout on THIS SATURDAY,   September 1st LIVE on KlowdTV AT 1:30 PM ET / 10 :30 AM PT LAS VEGAS, […]

Share
Read More

ZOLANI TETE PULLS OFF AN 11 SECOND KO TO RETAIN HIS WBO TITLE AND SETS A NEW RECORD! – VIDEO

What A Shot! Tete Kayos Gonya in 11 Second Record, Retains WBO Bantamweight Title By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent  Belfast, Ireland (November 20th, 2017)– The Guinness Book of World Records had the world record for the fastest professional boxing world title win of 17 seconds held by Daniel Jimenez eclipsed at […]

Share
Read More

Bright Lights From The ‘Dark’ Continent: Top 10 Boxing Greats From Africa

Bright Lights From The ‘Dark’ Continent: Boxing Greats From Africa By Jackie Edwards  Boxing is more than just strength meeting strength. It’s about agility, speed and power and making quick decisions to beat your opponent. And it’s one of the primary skill sets that a mixed martial artist can have. Boxing has never lost its popularity, […]

Share
Read More

Mabundji Defeats Mukanya, Mayala Shocks Silverman in South Africa

Mabundji Destroys Mukanya, Mayala Shocks Silverman Cape Town, South Africa (June 24th, 2017)–  The Cape Sun Hotel in Cape Town, South Africa hosted a night of entertaining professional boxing on Friday June 23, headlined by two fights for vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) All Africa titles. And both WBF bouts had surprising endings, in different […]

Share
Read More

Botswana Super Lightweight Herbert Nkabiti Loses Comeback in South Africa, Dies Next Day

  Botswana Super Lightweight Herbert Nkabiti Loses Comeback in South Africa, Dies Next Day By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Carnival City, South Africa (May 1st, 2017)– In a tragic bout result which did not appear in the BoxRec schedule, 36 year old Botswanan super lightweight Herbert Nkabiti, 10-3-1 with 10 […]

Share
Read More

WORLD BOXING FEDERATION (WBF) BOXING RESULTS FROM FRANCE & SOUTH AFRICA

WORLD BOXING FEDERATION (WBF) ® – NEWS RELEASE: Diaz Gallardo Shocks Mothmora, Magwaca Edges Ganoy, Nonina Tops Graf Fort-de-France (April 2, 2017)– Three World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Championship fights found winners on Friday night, March 31. One in Fort-de-France, Martinique, and two in Cape Town, South Africa. One saw a reigning champion unseated, while […]

Share
Read More

Alesia Graf Will Take On Bukiwe Nonina In South Africa On March 31st For The WBF

WBF World Bantamweight Double-Header In South Africa March 31   Cape Town, South Africa (March 20th, 2017)–    Both World Boxing Federation (WBF) male and female World Bantamweight titles will be on the line on Friday March 31, when Lyon Promotions, Dream Team Promotions and Amandla Promotions collaborates to stage a big show at the […]

Share
Read More

World ranked Cruiserweight Kevin Lerena stops Meroro in 5

   World ranked Cruiserweight Kevin Lerena stops Meroro in 5 Philadelphia, PA / Johannesburg, South Africa (February 8, 2017)–This past Saturday night , World ranked cruiserweight Kevin Lerena stopped Vikapita Meroro in the 5th round of their scheduled 10-round bout at The Emperors Palace in Gauteng, South Africa. Lerena, who is ranked number-5 by the […]

Share
Read More

World ranked lightweight contender Xolisani Ndongeni wins South African Fighter of the Year

World ranked lightweight contender Xolisani Ndongeni wins South African Fighter of the Year Philadelphia, PA / Johannesburg, South Africa (February , 2017)–This past Friday night in Durban, South Africa, WBA number-3 ranked, WBC number-13 ranked, and WBO number-15 ranked lightweight contender Xolisani Ndongeni (22-0, 11 Ko’s) was named South African Fighter of the Year. The ceremony took place […]

Share
Read More

KEVIN LERENA VS. VIKAPITA “BEAST MASTER” MERORO IN SOUTH AFRICA ON FEB 4th

   WORLD RANKED CRUISERWEIGHT KEVIN LERENA KICKS OFF HUGE 2017!! JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (December 29, 2016)– World ranked cruiserweight KEVIN “THE KO KID” LERENA, (16-1-0, 8 KO’s) kicks off his 2017 campaign towards a world title in style on Saturday, February 4 with his triumphant return to South Africa’s premier boxing venue, Emperors Palace against VIKAPITA “BEAST MASTER” MERORO, (28-5-0, […]

Share
Read More

Mchunu vs. Makabu WBC World Title Eliminator – ICC Centre

  Mchunu vs. Makabu WBC World Title Eliminator – ICC Centre May 16 – Durban, South Africa Durban, South Africa:                Main Events, in conjunction with Ludonga Promotions, will be hosting the WBC World Title Eliminator in Thabiso “The Rock “Mchunu’s native Durban, South Africa, at the ICC Centre, against a very worthy opponent in who […]

Share
Read More

Real Steel Promotions Postponed Tournament in South Africa

Real Steel Promotions Postponed Tournament which was Scheduled to Feature Cruiserweight Battle Between Thabiso “The Rock” Mchunu and Julio “Gaspar” Cesar Dos Santos  Pretoria, South Africa: Real Steel Promotions’ Electric Storm Tournament scheduled to take place tomorrow Pretoria, South Africa has been postponed.  Cruiserweight Thabiso Mchunu was scheduled to participate in a ten-round undercard bout against […]

Share
Read More

“The Rock” Will Take on Brazilian Julio Cesar Dos Santos in South Africa

For Immediate Release Contact: Ellen Haley ehaley@mainevents.com Main Events “The Rock” Will Take on Brazilian Julio Cesar Dos Santos in South Africa    “The Rock” Photo Credits:   Rich Graessle/Main Events   Pretoria, South Africa:    Thabiso “The Rock” Mchunu (16-1, 11 KOs), the southpaw from South Africa, will fight for the vacant IBF International Cruiserweight Title […]

Share
Read More

South Africa’s Hekkie Butler Wins WBA and IBO World Minimumweight Titles By First Round Knockout!

  Beware The Hexecutioner! South Africa’s Hekkie Butler Wins WBA and IBO World Minimumweight Titles By First Round Knockout! By Robert Brizel, Head RCM Boxing Correspondent Beware of the Hexecutioner! At age 25, Hekkie Butler holds the World Boxing Association and International Boxing Organization World Minimumweight titles On March 1, 2014, Butler, 25-1 with eight […]

Share
Read More

Four Foot Ten Baby Jake Matlala, Shortest Boxing Champion Ever, Dies at 51 in Soweto

Four Foot Ten Baby Jake Matlala, Shortest Boxing Champion Ever, Dies at 51 in Soweto By Robert Brizel, Head RCM Boxing Correspondent Jacob ‘Baby Jake’ Matlala, the shortest professional boxing champion ever at 4’10″, has died at age 51 on December 7, 2013, in his native Soweto, South Africa. Matala compiled a professional record of […]

Share
Read More

THABISO MCHUNU SIGNS PROMOMTIONAL CONTRACT WITH MAIN EVENTS

  THABISO MCHUNU  SIGNS PROMOMTIONAL CONTRACT  WITH MAIN EVENTS Thabiso Mchunu Photo Credits to Rich Graessle/Main Events TOTOWA, NJ – Main Events announced today that they have signed up-and-coming cruiserweight sensation Thabiso Mchunu, 14-1, 10 KOs, to an exclusive promotional contract. The southpaw from South Africa made his American debut on August 3rd with a […]

Share
Read More

Heavyweight Boxing Life and Times of Nelson Mandela July 1918-July 2013

Heavyweight Boxing Life and Times of Nelson Mandela July 1918-July 2013

  Heavyweight Boxing Life and Times of Nelson Mandela July 1918-July 2013   By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   As the lifetime of former South African President and anti-apartheid revolutionary and politician Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela draws to a close in a vegetative state close to his 95th birthday on July 18, […]

Share
Read More

South African Heavyweight Johnny Du Plooy Dies at Age 48

South African Heavyweight Johnny Du Plooy Dies at Age 48

        South African Heavyweight Johnny Du Plooy Dies at Age 48 By Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media Correspondent   Gauteng, South Africa (April 12, 2013)– In the second such South African heavyweight tragedy since former WBO World Heavyweight champion Corrie Sanders was killed in a robbery attempt in September 2012, South African […]

Share
Read More

Harry Simon To Georges Carpentier Connection

Harry Simon To Georges Carpentier Connection

  Harry Simon To Georges Carpentier Connection By Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media Correspondent 27-0 cruiserweight boxer Harry Simon of Namibia is 41 years old. His career began as an amateur boxer representing Namibia as a welterweight in the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, Sapin, and later turning pro with a first round knockout of […]

Share
Read More

WBO donates belts to raise funds for the late Corrie Sander’s children

WBO donates belts to raise funds for the late Corrie Sander’s children

  Press Release January 16, 2013   A tournament was held in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 3rd to raise funds for the children of the late Corrie Sanders.  The tournament was put together by Rodney Berman of Golden Gloves, South Africa’s top promoter and Jeff Ellis, publisher of the African boxing magazine, ‘African Ring’.  […]

Share
Read More

THOMAS “TOMMY GUN” OOSTHUIZEN RETAINS TITLE

THOMAS “TOMMY GUN” OOSTHUIZEN RETAINS TITLE

PRESS RELEASE    THOMAS “TOMMY GUN” OOSTHUIZEN RETAINS TITLE WITH DOMINATE DECISION OVER FORMER WORLD TITLE CHALLENGER FULGENCIO ZUNIGA FROM L-R: Rodney Berman, Lou DiBella, Tommy Oosthuizen, Harold Volbrecht, Gary Pretorious, Brian Mitchell & Johnny Muller New York, NY/ Gauteng, SA (11/10/12) – Earlier tonight, 24-year-old red-hot undefeated super middleweight contender Thomas “Tommy Gun” Oosthuizen […]

Share
Read More

THOMAS “TOMMY GUN” OOSTHUIZEN vs. FULGENCIO ZUNIGA in South Africa

THOMAS “TOMMY GUN” OOSTHUIZEN vs. FULGENCIO ZUNIGA in South Africa

PRESS RELEASE    THOMAS “TOMMY GUN” OOSTHUIZEN RETRUNS NOVEMBER 10TH TO DEFEND HIS IBO CHAMPIONSHIP AGAINST FORMER WORLD TITLE CHALLENGER FULGENCIO ZUNIGA FROM L-R: Rodney Berman, Lou DiBella, Tommy Oosthuizen, Harold Volbrecht, Gary Pretorious, Brian Mitchell & Johnny Muller New York, NY/ Gauteng, SA (10/15/12) – On Saturday, November 10, the 24-year-old red-hot undefeated super […]

Share
Read More