Boxing

Davis puts out Young's light in Contender Series

Veteran Team Jamaica boxer and number three seed, Tsetsi “Lights Out” Davis stunned Team Canada's number two seed Ryan Young with an imperious split decision victory to move into the semi-final stages of the Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum “Best of the Best” 2017... Read More

Canadians Rose, Leblond clash in Contender series

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, June, 7 2017    

Two Canadian boxers will clash for one of the three remaining places in the semi-final round of the Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender boxing championship today, on a three-fight card at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium beginning at 8:30... Read More

Kesta Davis showboats to easy win

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Sunday, June, 4 2017    

Kesta Davis scored a pompous unanimous decision win against Anthony Osbourne in the feature bout of the Wray and Nephew Fight Night in the City International boxing Pro-Am six-card showdown between Jamaica and Panama at the Barbican Beach Complex last Saturday night. Read More

Mullings moves into Contender semis with split decision over Whyte

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, June, 2 2017    

Team Jamaica's Sakima Mullings defeated Team Canada's Larone Whyte by split decision to move into the semi-finals of the Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium on Wednesday... Read More

Mullings, Whyte kickstart Contender semi-final round

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, May, 31 2017    

The Wray and Nephew 2017 'Best of the Best' Contender Boxing series, that pits Team Jamaica against Team Canada for a share of $3 million and the title of Jamaica's Junior Middleweight Contender, moves into its semi-final stages tonight, with the activities set to start at... Read More

Jamaica top Panama in Pro-Am boxing series

Monday, May, 29 2017    

Jamaica amateur boxing made a bold statement that it is on target for World Championship Box-Off success in another two weeks or so with a stunning but confident 3-1 win over Panama in an international friendly Pro-Am six-fight card at the Barbican Beach Complex on Saturday... Read More

Jamaica face Panama in 6-bout

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Wray and Nephew in association with the Jamaica Boxing Board of Control has embarked on a bold step to improve and support the boxing culture in the inner city communities and in parishes.To show intent, the associates will... Read More

Contender Boxing clash

Wednesday, May, 24 2017    

The eighth fight in the Wray & Nephew Contender Series is set for tonight at the auditorium Chinese Benevolent Association with Team Jamaica's Ramel Lewis (left) battling Team Canada's Ryan Young. Read More

Whyte topples 'Concrete' Moncriffe in Contender bout

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, May, 20 2017    

Larone Whyte, a Team Canada professional boxing rookie in only his third pro fight, surprised journeyman boxer Devon “Concrete” Moncriffe, with a split decision win to propel his team into a 4-3 lead at the penultimate stage of the eight-fight first... Read More

Mayweather coy over McGregor 'super fight'

Friday, May, 19 2017    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Floyd Mayweather was tight-lipped yesterday over the prospect of a fight with mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor after the promoter said the Irishman had signed to face the boxing great.Mayweather is... Read More

Moncriffe, Whyte clash in Contender bout

Wednesday, May, 17 2017    

Devon Moncriffe, saddled with the unenviable task to ensure Team Jamaica advances to the second round of the Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series with a lead, will clash in a pivotal match against... Read More

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



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