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February 4, 2014 - 0 Comments

By GRACE CHAILE – ZAMBIA’S boxing heroine, Catherine Phiri, took time off her busy training scheduled ahead of the World Boxing Council (WBC) title fight to donate assorted food items worth K1,000 to the Mothers’...

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January 31, 2014 - 0 Comments

ORDINARILY, when two fighters meet in a rematch, the expectation by fans is that the underdog, the man who was vanquished in the previous bout(s), will come out trying to exact revenge and prove the...

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January 29, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA  – THE Women’s International Boxing Association (WIBA) has backed Zambia’s Catherine Phiri to beat Pia Mazelani of Germany and grab the World Boxing Council (WBC) international women bantamweight title. Catherine takes on...

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January 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

By FELIX MALUNGA –  WORLD Boxing Council (WBC) president, Jose Sulaiman, popularly called the father of boxing, has died aged 82. According to a statement released by WBC yesterday, Sulaiman fought his last ‘12 rounds’...

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January 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – THE Zambia Amateur Boxing Federation (ZABF) has promised to replicate the 2002 Commonwealth Games feat of minting a gold medal at the 2014 Glasgow Games in Scotland. ZABF will today hold...

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January 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SANDRA MWILA – FORMER world heavyweight boxing champion, Joseph Chingangu’s coach Anthony Mwamba has said beating Francis ‘Galagata’ Zulu in an African Boxing Union (ABU) title fight next month will be a good stepping...

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

 By GRACE CHAILE  –  ORIENTAL Quarries Boxing Promotion (OQBP) has signed a 19-year-old Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) boxer, Mbiya ‘Nkoyi Mobali’ Kanku on a three-year contract.   And OQBP yesterday announced a K280, 000 deficit required...

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January 4, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – ZAMBIAN heavyweight boxer, Joseph ‘No Pressure’ Chingangu has been challenged by Rocky Kalenga of the DR Congo weeks before he takes on Francis ‘Galagata’ Zulu for the International Boxing Federation (IBF)...

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By FELIX MALUNGA – ZAMBIA Amateur Boxing Federation (ZABF) president, Thomas Chileshe has opted to take a reconciliatory route in 2014 and promised to lift suspensions on all banned former boxing officials. Chileshe said in...

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