State of Emergency in St Catherine North

ST CATHERINE, Jamaica — Prime Minister Andrew Holness a short while ago announced that a State of Public Emergency has been declared for St Catherine North.This, he said, will last initially for 14 days. Read more



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!
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

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
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

Derby lifts spirits on Wray & Nephew Fight Night

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Monday, October, 9 2017    

Amateur middleweight boxer Ian Derby confirmed his improving status with a sound, unanimous points decision over the rugged Guyanese Desmond Amsterdam at Alpart Sports Club in St Elizabeth on Saturday night. Read More

'Bunny' Grant's house gets fresh look

Saturday, October, 7 2017    

Former Jamaica boxing champion George 'Bunny' Grant was on Wednesday presented with a key to his newly refurbished home by Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange. Read More

Wray and Nephew Fight Night brings St Bess to life

Saturday, October, 7 2017    

The ongoing and highly entertaining Wray and Nephew Fight Night Boxing Series extravaganza moves back into St Elizabeth at the Alpart Sports Club destination tonight, with seven fights and an After Party shindig. Read More

Wray & Nephew Fight Night set for this Saturday

By HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Sunday, October, 1 2017    

Going on seven months since boxing hit the parish of St Elizabeth, I-Fight Promotions and Creative Sports in association with the Jamaica Boxing Board of Control return with the blockbuster Round Two seven-fight card this coming Saturday at the Alpart Sports... Read More

Holmes faces Crowley in Canadian Pro Boxing Council

Saturday, September, 30 2017    

Jamaican boxer Richard “Frog” Holmes will earn his biggest payday tonight when he meets the undefeated Canadian boxer Cody “The Crippler” Crowley in the Canadian Professional Boxing Council super-welterweight international champion's title... Read More


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