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July 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

By ETAMBUYU SANG’ANDU – DISGRACED boxer Bazila Ngosa has appealed to the Zambian Professional Boxing and Wrestling Control Board (ZPBWCB) to lift the life ban imposed on him saying the decision seemed like a death...

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July 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SANDRA MWILA – LIGHTWEIGHT boxer Lawrence Mukuta has been dropped from the national team that left for Scotland on Tuesday night for a training camp ahead of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. National coach...

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June 25, 2014 - 0 Comments

By ELIAS CHIPEPO – PELI Breweries has given Exodus International Boxing Promotions (EIBP) K100, 000 towards the hosting of the August 9 boxing tournament that will see former champion Esther Phiri making her comeback. PELI...

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June 25, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SANDRA MWILA- THE Zambia Professional Boxing and Wrestling Control Board (ZPBWCB) has with immediate effect relieved Times of Zambia columnist, Simon Mwale off his duties as board secretary citing conflict of interest. Mwale, who writes...

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June 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MOSES CHIMFWEMBE – BOXERS’ preparations for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games have suffered a major setback after failing to travel for an International Boxing Association (AIBA) Africa championship in South Africa. This is after...

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May 23, 2014 - 0 Comments

IN 1971, Joe Frazier shook the world by beating Muhammad Ali. This was after the legendary Ali had returned to the ring four years after the politicians put him out of boxing for his refusal...

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May 4, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SANDRA MWILA  In Mongu – CATHERINE Phiri mesmerised fans when she beat Joyce Chileshe to win on unanimous points decision in an exhibition match at Mongu Stadium. The World Boxing Council (WBC) silver bantamweight...

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May 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MOSES CHIMFWEMBE – THE Zambia Boxing Federation (ZBF) has introduced the Charm ‘Shuffle’ Chiteule memorial annual boxing tournament in honour of late boxer, who died in 2008 after an illustrious career. ZBF president Thomas...

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May 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SANDRA MWILA – In Mongu THE Zambia Professional Boxing and Wrestling Control Board (ZPBWCB) says it has not yet renewed the licence of former women boxing champion, Esther Phiri. ZPBWCB secretary Simon Mwale said...

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April 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

AS eight-division icon Manny Pacquiao, 62-55 (KO 38)-5 (KO 3)-2 steps into the ring to try to wrestle back the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) title he lost controversially to Timothy “The Desert Storm” Bradley, (31-0...

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