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Klitschko Will Beat Joshua In Rematch, Says Obisia

Former Nigerian boxer and boxing coach Obisia Nwakpa has sensationally tipped Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko to defeat Nigeria-born Anthony Joshua in the proposed International Boxing Federation (IBF) and World Boxing Association (WBA) heavyweight title rematch scheduled for November 11 in Las Vegas, United States of America. Joshua, 27, knocked out the 41-year-old former champion in the unification fight on April 29 ...

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Joshua Accepts Klitschko Fight In USA

Nigerian-born British heavyweight boxing champion of the world, Anthony Joshua has accepted a title rematch with Vladimir Klitschko in Las Vegas, USA on November 11. Promoter Eddie Hearn has applied successfully to stage the mega-bucks spectacular in Nevada, where the new hi-tech T-Mobile Arena has been reserved provisionally under the auspices of the MGM Grand group, which is helping bank-roll ...

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Anthony Joshua Visits Mayweather’s Las Vegas Gym Ahead Money Man’s Fight Against McGregor

Joshua took a photo outside the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas Mayweather will face Conor McGregor at the T-Mobile Arena on August 26 Joshua previously said he wanted to be on the undercard for the upcoming bout Anthony Joshua has swung by Floyd Mayweather’s boxing gym in Las Vegas as anticipation continues to build ahead of the Money Man’s ...

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Masai’s Giants of Africa Picks Six African countries For Camps

Giants of Africa, the organization founded by Toronto Raptors President, Masai Ujiri, has announced it will conduct basketball camps in six countries across Africa in August. Dedicated to supporting the growth of basketball in Africa, Giants of Africa will host skills camps in Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Senegal in August 2017. The youth focused camps will kick ...

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Kabiru Is Champion Of 2nd Ogun Hall Of Fame Boxing Tourney

Highly enterprising Kabiru Sodiya of Korata Boxing Club, Abeokuta has emerged as champion of the seond edition of “Ogun Boxing Hall of Fame” competition, beating other young boxers over the weekend to the crown. Sodiya who overwhelmed his opponent, Sodiq Popoola from Champion Boxing Club in the 69 kiliogrammes category of the quarterly tournament held at the Alake Sports Centre, ...

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Sodiya Wins Ogun Hall Of Fame Boxing

Highly enterprising Kabiru Sodiya of Korata Boxing Club, Abeokuta has emerged as champion of the second edition of “Ogun Boxing Hall of Fame” competition, beating other young boxers over the weekend to the crown in the talent hunt pugilists’ competition. Sodiya, who overwhelmed his opponent, Sodiq Popoola of Champion Boxing Club in the 69 kilogrammes category of the quarterly tournament ...

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Mayweather Claims Trump, Obama Will Be At McGregor Fight

The current United States president and his predecessor may be ringside in Las Vegas next month, according to Floyd Mayweather Jr. Floyd Mayweather Jr claims Donald Trump and Barack Obama could be among a “star-studded” audience for his superfight with Conor McGregor. Mayweather and McGregor continued to draw the crowds when they took their press tour to New York on ...

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Abuja Still On For Joshua-Klitschko Rematch

Nigerians may yet get the golden chance to watch live in Abuja the much-anticipated world heavyweight boxing title rematch between holder, Anthony Joshua and former champion, Wladmir Klitschko. Joshua, who is IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion, has been told there are two bids on the table from Nigeria to stage his rematch against Klitschko. In April, Joshua got off the ...

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Joseph Parker analyses potential fights with Anthony Joshua, Tony Bellew, Tyson Fury and more

WBO champion Joseph Parker has given his verdict on five heavyweight rivals and reveals how he would topple these opponents when the first bell rings. The unbeaten New Zealander is preparing to defend his WBO heavyweight belt against Hughie Fury and has voiced his desire for a future unification clash with Anthony Joshua if he retains his title. World Boxing ...

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WBO Champ Eager For Anthony Joshua Clash

Joseph Parker believes Anthony Joshua will soon target his WBO title and welcomes the prospect of a heavyweight unification clash. Joseph Parker says that a fight with Anthony Olufemi Joshua will have to happen soon if the Briton wants to achieve his goal of unifying the heavyweight division. We asked the men behind the other world champions about a potential ...

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