Leblond gets second bite of Contender Series cherry

Wednesday, May, 10 2017    

Team Canada's Dave Leblond, who already has a loss in the Best of the Best Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series, will return to the ring against debutant Nico Yeyo at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium... Read More

It wasn't Miller's time!

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, May, 6 2017    

Team Jamaica hold a slender 3-2 win over Team Canada after Frank Cotroni scored a one minute, 11 seconds fourth-round TKO win over Gregory Miller in the fifth “Best of the Best” Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series at the Chinese Benevolent Association... Read More

'Hitman' targets Miller in Contender Series

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, May, 3 2017    

Team Jamaica and Team Canada move into their fifth “Best of the Best” Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series fight at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium tonight beginning at 8:30 pm.Canada-based Team... Read More

Boxer Alicia Ashley wants to inspire Jamaican women

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Monday, May, 1 2017    

 World-ranked Jamaican female boxer, Alicia Ashley, is on a mission to inspire and empower the young women of her native island home. Ashley, who lives and trains in New York City, is on the island for a short visit, with the main objective of reaching... Read More

Joshua's epic win hailed for reviving heavyweight boxing

Monday, May, 1 2017    

 LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — British boxer Anthony Joshua's stunning 11th round knockout of Ukrainian legend Wladimir Klitschko was hailed yesterday as having restored some much-needed prestige to the tarnished image of heavyweight... Read More

'Frog' jumps to TKO win over Breton

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, April, 28 2017    

Richard “Frog” Holmes, runner-up to the winners in the last two years of the Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series expose, made an ominous start to his 2017 campaign. As was anticipated, Holmes' win over Team Canada's challenger... Read More

Planter faces Rose as Contender Series continues

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, April, 11 2017    

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Contender Boxing returns with ‘Best of the Best’ edition

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, April, 4 2017    

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Wray & Nephew Contender Season VII launched

Saturday, April, 1 2017    

A historic face-off between Jamaica and Canada will provide spectacular action in the ring during the seventh staging of the Wray & Nephew Contender boxing series. Read More

Former champ Mullings to open Contender Series against Canada’s Matthews

Wednesday, March, 22 2017    

The preliminaries are over. It is now time for the real deal. Read More

‘Iron Dog’ Raye, Vassell to close Contender

Friday, March, 17 2017    

Miguel ‘Iron Dog’ Raye and the up-and-coming Jermain Vassell bring the curtain down on the Wray & Nephew Road to Contender Build Up Road Show as the caravan rolls into Breds Park, Treasure Beach, in St Elizabeth, tonight. Read More



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