Boxing

Yeyo takes on Zeferino in round 2 of Contender Series

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

'Frog' leaps to victory in Contender opener
Designated favourite Richard “Frog” Holmes eased into the second round as he kicked off the eighth Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender boxing series on a positive note for Jamaica at the Chinese Benevolent Association on Wednesday night.... Read More

'Frog' Holmes, Reyes to feature in Contender series opening
Two-time Contender finalist Richard “Frog” Holmes will face the music in tonight's opening of the 2018 Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum's The Contender boxing series at the Chinese Benevolent Association Auditorium. He goes up against Canadian Lloyd...... Read More

Eager Pacquiao 'can't wait' to take Matthysse world title
MANILA, Philippines (AFP) — Manny Pacquiao said yesterday he “can't wait” for a crack at another world title as Lucas Matthysse's promoter confirmed the Argentine will stake his belt against the Filipino in Kuala Lumpur in July.... Read More

Photo: DOWN YOU GO!

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

Jamaica's Kemahl Russell (right) has his hands outstretched after knocking Mexico's Jorge 'Michi' Muņoz in the second round of their North American Boxing Federation (NABF) Junior Middleweight title fight at the National Arena on Friday night. Referee Eion Jardine takes evasive action. The fight... Read More

Oh, what a fight night!

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Sunday, March, 18 2018    

Jamaica's Kemahl Russell retained his North American Boxing Federation (NABF) Junior Middleweight title by knocking out Mexican challenger Jorge “Michi” Muņoz in two minutes and five seconds of the second round of their eight-round contest at the National Arena in Kingston on... Read More

RUM PUNCH

Friday, March, 16 2018    

The eighth staging of the annual Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series was launched at the Wray and Nephew corporate offices in New Kingston on Wednesday evening with with a special angle. Read More

Astrophysicist takes up gloves to empower women

Friday, March, 16 2018    

Not very often does a bright, educated young female scientist can be caught in a boxing ring, and Jamaica will have the unique experience of witnessing Italian Federico Bianco take on Rewinna Davis of Guyana at the National Arena today. Read More

Russell ready to floor 'Michi' early

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

Calling it “a fight made in heaven”, Jamaica's Kemahl 'The Hitman' Russell says he is ready to punch down Mexican Jorge 'Michi' Munoz when he defends his North American Boxing Federation (NABF) middleweight belt in front of his home crowd on a Wray &... Read More

Tsetsi Davis adds flavour to Wray & Nephew Contender launch

Wednesday, March, 14 2018    

Crowd -favourite Tsetsi “Lights Out” Davis will provide additional Jamaican flavour to the Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum-sponsored mega boxing showcase. Read More

International flavour to kickstart Wray & Nephew Contender Season 8

Thursday, March, 1 2018    

The Wray and Nephew Contender boxing series will launch its eighth season of fistic exchanges in spectacular fashion, with former champion Kemahl “The Hitman” Russell defending his North American Boxing Federation (NABF)... Read More

Mullings wins mismatch exhibition in Manchester

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, February, 27 2018    

The main bout between Jamaican boxer Sakima Mullings and his Guyanese challenger Winston Pompey hit a snag in the first leg of the Jamaica Elimination Boxing Series, International Edition, B at the Manchester High School Open Air Theatre on Saturday night, as it was not... Read More

PP Boxing Production set to stage international series

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

On January 2 during a contract signing ceremony at OMG Restaurant in Mandeville, PP Boxing Production signed contracts with four of the local boxers booked to participate in the second staging of The Jamaica Elimination Boxing Series on Saturday at the Manchester High... Read More

National Amateur Boxing Championships begin today

Thursday, January, 25 2018    

The annual National Amateur Boxing Championships will launch the 2018 season with the Open and Novices Class Boxing Championships at the Stanley Couch Gym, Victoria Avenue today starting at 7:00 pm. Read More



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