Boxing

Holland Saints, Lucea Flames to debut in WBA Elite League today

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Holland Saints and Lucea Flames will debut in the Western Basketball Association Elite League today when they meet at the Montego Bay Cricket Club starting at 6:15 pm. Read More

Johnson hopes for surprise result against Salas
Sceanantonie Johnson will be looking to spring a major surprise when he fights Team Canada's highly thought-of Ricardo Salas in the feature bout on tonight's Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender welterweight series card at...... Read More

Canada's Leblond claims win in uninspiring contest
Team Jamaica slipped to four wins against two defeats at the preliminary stage of the 8th Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Boxing Championship after Toriano Nicholas failed to offer worthwhile opposition to his Team Canada opponent Dave Leblond at the Chinese Benevolent Association...... Read More

Fists up
For years, Toriano Nicholas has been waiting to get a shot at the Wray and Nephew Contender boxing series.... Read More

'Wasp' delivers deadly sting to defeat Kelly

Friday, May, 4 2018    

Michael “Wasp” Gardener returned to the Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series as a stinging sensation when he finished off Team Canada's Jay Kelly in the first minute of the first round of their five-round bout at the Chinese Benevolent Association... Read More

PHOTO: 'GLOVES OVER GUNS'

Thursday, May, 3 2018    

Outgoing President of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MBCCI) T'Shura Gibbs (left), presents a symbolic cheque for $638,075.00 to Stephen Jones, president of the Jamaica Boxing Board of Control (second left), while former MBCCI president Gloria Henry looks on. The presentation... Read More

Wasp ready to sting at Wray & Nephew Contender

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, May, 2 2018    

Popular Jamaican welterweight boxer Michael “Wasp” Gardener who made an enterprising', even spectacular debut to professional boxing with a knockout victory over American Jose Guzman at the annual Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender boxing series two seasons ago, is... Read More

Amateur punch fest rocks at Wray & Nephew Contender Series

Tuesday, May, 1 2018    

Wray & Nephew Contender spectators got a real “bellyful” on fight night four, with Devon “Concrete” Moncriffe satisfying the home crowd with a masterful performance; then amateurs Marvin Shirley and Lethan Stephenson literally had them eating... Read More

'Concrete' too tough for Canadian Tyler Wilson

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, April, 27 2018    

Devon “Concrete” Moncriffe floored his Team Canada counterpart Tyler Wilson at 39 seconds into the fourth round to score a technical knockout victory that handed Team Jamaica a healthy 3-1 lead in the Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series at the... Read More

Moncriffe looking at 3-1 in Wray & Nephew Contender Series

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, April, 25 2018    

Team Jamaica's Devon “Concrete” Moncriffe will begin his quest for title number two at the Eighth annual Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series in the Welterweight title challenge when he opens against Team Canada's Tyler Wilson at the... Read More

'Sub Zero'out in the cold after El Sinawi knock-down in Contender Series

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

Team Canada's Waseem El Sinawi scored an expected yet stunning second-round technical knockout victory over local boy Ramel 'Sub Zero' Lewis to give Team Canada their first win in the Jamaica vs Canada Wray & Nephew White Overproof Contender Boxing Series ... Read More

Lewis looks to add to Team Jamaica's lead in Contender Series

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

Team Canada's Waseem El Sinawi believes he has the ammunition of height, reach, jab and overall boxing skills to destroy his Jamaican opponent Ramel Lewis and hand Canada their first win in the third fight of the Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series at the... Read More

Different approach, same result for aggressive J'cans in Wray & Nephew Contender

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

Richard “Frog” Holmes and Nico Yeyo might pretty much have similarly aggressive styles when it comes to boxing. However, both Jamaicans exhibited a different approach and came up with largely contrasting victories in their opening clashes of Season Eight... Read More

21-second knock down

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, April, 13 2018    

Team Jamaica's ranked outsider Neco Yeyo dropped a bombshell on the Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Boxing Series at the Chinese Benevolent Association Auditorium in Kingston on Wednesday night with his sensational 21-second first-round knockout of Team Canada's... Read More

Yeyo takes on Zeferino in round 2 of Contender Series

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, April, 11 2018    

Team Jamaica's boxer Nico Yeyo gets his sternest test as a professional tonight when he faces the undefeated number two- ranked Canadian Mayron “The Brazilian Bomber” Zeferino in tonight's second preliminary fight of the 2018 Wray and Nephew White Overproof... Read More



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