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World Ranked Welterweight Mykal Fox Headlines

Philadelphia, PA (November 8, 2019)– World-Ranked welterweight Mykal Fox will compete in the 10-round main event on Friday night, December 6th at The 2300 Arena in Philadelphia. The 10-bout card will be promoted by King’s Promotions. Fox of Forestville. Maryland is ranked number-15 by the WBA, has a record of 21-1 with five knockouts. The…

Karaxha Out-grits Nielsen To Become WBF World Champion

Izegem, Belgium (November 1, 2019) – Pre-fight favourite Meriton Karaxha defeated late substitute, hard-nosed and game Danish co-challenger Mikkel Nielsen to win the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Welterweight title on Friday night, November 1, in Izegem, Belgium. Albanian-born Belgian Karaxha, the WBF International Champion going in, appeared to be doing a bit more…

Karaxha vs. Nielsen For WBF World Welterweight Title

IZEGEM, BELGIUM (October 28, 2019) – Meriton Karaxha, the World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Welterweight Champion, will take on once-beaten Dane Mikkel Nielsen for the vacant WBF World Welterweight title on Friday November 1 in Izegem, Belgium. Preceded by a full undercard, the fight will headline “Izegem Boksgala” at the Sporthal Izegem, promoted by Rudy…

Lefebvre Dominant In WBF World Title-Defense

(October 27, 2019) – World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Super Bantamweight Champion Segolene “Majestic” Lefebvre was dominant in retaining her title for the fifth time on Saturday night, October 26, in her home-town of Dauai, France. In front of a packed Salle Gayant, undefeated Lefebvre (26), who won the title in March of 2017,…

Manyushi, Nkosi WBF World Champions, Denes, Cafu & Pinto Win

(September 29, 2019) – Saturday September 28 was a big night of action for the World Boxing Federation (WBF), as championship double-headers took place in Zimbabwe and South Africa, and a defending International Champion put his title on the line in Mexico. At the International Convention Center in Harare, Zimbabwe, national hero Charles Manyushi captured…

Ema Kozin Defends WBF World Title Against Maria Lindberg

(September 26, 2019) – Reigning two-weight World Boxing Federation (WBF) Women’s World Champion Ema Kozin will make her first defense of the WBF World Super Middleweight title on Sunday, October 6 at the Arena Stozice in her home-town of Ljubljana, Slovenia. 20-year-old Kozin, nicknamed “The Princess”, won the WBF World Super Middleweight crown last March,…

Ayanda Nkosi Takes On Emmanuel Lopez For WBF World Title

(September 18, 2019) – On Saturday September 28 at the Portuguese Hall in Johannesburg, South Africa, Fantastic 2 Boxing Promotions presents an excellent World Boxing Federation (WBF) Championship double-header featuring one world title and one Intercontinental title fight. In the main event, reigning South African national champion Ayanda “Greyhound” Nkosi is set to take on…

Star Boxing Returns To Resorts World Catskills For Catskills Clash II

New York (August 6, 2019) – “CATSKILLS CLASH II” will include five bouts on the card, including “Action” Anthony Laureano and Richie “Popeye the Sailor Man” Rivera, who won new titles during their thrilling fights at Resorts World Catskills in June. Undefeated 2018 Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame Fighter of the Year, “ACTION” ANTHONY LAUREANO…