Boxing

Contender Boxing returns with ‘Best of the Best’ edition
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Wray & Nephew Contender Season VII launched
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
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

Road to Contender Series launched

Saturday, March, 11 2017   

Wray and Nephew launched its 2017 Contender Boxing Series with the first of three fights in the Road to Contender Series at Colonel Cove in Morant Bay, St Thomas, on Wednesday night. Read More

Wray and Nephew Contender takes live boxing rural

Saturday, March, 4 2017   

The brand-new season of the popular Wray & Nephew Contender Series Read More

Former boxing champ Oliver McCall to help local talent

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Monday, February, 13 2017   

Jamaica’s amateur and professional boxers stand to receive a dynamic shot in the arm thanks to the initiative of American boxing promoter Chris Joy. Read More

JDF packed the punches at amateur champs

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, February, 11 2017   

The Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) and two ranked newcomers highlighted the 2017 National Amateur Boxing Championships, with sterling performances in the three-day event held at the Stanley Couch Gym on Victoria Avenue, downtown Kingston, last week. Read More

Middleweight great Hopkins knocked out of ring in career finale

Sunday, December, 18 2016   

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Bernard Hopkins’s bid to add a last chapter to a storied ring career ended Saturday with the 51-year-old former world champion sent sprawling out of the ring by Joe Smith. Read More

Boxing delegation off to Barbados today

Saturday, December, 3 2016   

A team of seven Jamaican boxers and three officials is scheduled to depart the island today for Barbados to participate in the Caribbean Boxing tournament between December 5-11. Read More

Photo: No Mas!

Sunday, November, 27 2016   

Vasyl Lomachenko (left) of Ukraine hits Nicholas Walters, of Jamaica, in a WBO junior lightweight title boxing match on Saturday in Las Vegas. (Photo: AP) Read More



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