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Tyson Fury is the heavyweight champion of the world after defeating Wladimir Klitschko by unanimous points decision on one of the greatest nights in British boxing history Englishman Tyson Fury beat Wladimir Klitschko by unanimous points decision on a sensational night in Germany The 27-year-old shone throughout the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight title bout in Dusseldorf […
02.22 / 09:16
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Not many people thought they would be waking up to find out there is a new women’s bantamweight champion in the UFC – because that means someone would have had to get through Ronda Rousey first. But Holly Holm shocked the entire planet last night at UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia, when she not only [&#…
02.22 / 09:16
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Full list of the season signing: Arsenal (arsenal.com) In Alexis Sanchez (Barcelona) Undisclosed Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle United) Undisclosed David Ospina (Nice) Undisclosed Calum Chambers (Southampton) Undisclosed Danny Welbeck (Manchester United) Undisclosed Out Lukasz Fabianski (Swansea City) Free Bacary Sagna (Manchester City) Free Chuks Aneke (Zuite Waregem) Free Nicklas Bendtner Released Chu Young Park Released Wellington Silva (UD Almeria) Loan Thomas Eisfeld (Fulham) Undisclosed C…
02.22 / 09:16
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Malawi’s Light heavyweight Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba defeated Cory “Black Ice” Cummings in the seventh round. Isaac is rated (23-2-2, 10 KO’s) while Cumming (17-7-1, 13 KO’s) Early in the fight both fighters appeared evenly matched. Cummings who is much shorter than Chilemba but the height difference did not appear to bother Black Ice. Cummings […
02.22 / 09:16
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The former IBO world champion at super middleweight and former WBC International champion at light heavyweight, Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba will battle Russian boxer, Denis Grachev as part of a seven-fight card event in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania on the 15th of March. The main fight of the event will be the Tomasz Adamek-Vyacheslav Glazkov battle for…
02.22 / 09:16
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GEORGE MULELEMBA, Lusaka ZAMBIA Boxing Federation (ZBF) vice-president Kennedy Mubita will contest the presidency during elections set for February 25 in Lusaka. ZBF general secretary Bright Chomba said in an interview yesterday that Mubita is so far the only candidate vying for the top job. Chomba said Lieutenant Colonel Jack Mbewe from the Zambia Army…
02.22 / 05:06
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ROBINSON KUNDA, Lusaka THE Zambia Boxing Federation (ZBF) finally held elections in Kabwe last Saturday after years of bickering. Even if councillors did not elect a president, there is hope that the coming in of the new executive could put the sport back on the development path. Kennedy Mubita, who was elected vice-president, will take…
02.22 / 05:06
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MULWANDA LUPIYA, Ndola & MATHEWS KABAMBA, Kitwe FORMER Zambia Boxing Federation (ZBF) president Thomas Chileshe has ruled out running for the presidency citing violence during the elective annual general meeting in Kabwe last Saturday. And Chileshe has appealed to Minister of Youth, Sport and Child Development Moses Mawere to intervene in the ZBF wrangles before…
02.22 / 05:06
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