Tag: WBF

De Leon Shocks Tissen To Become WBF World Champion

Enerolisa de Leon from The Dominican Republic shocked reigning champion Elina Tissen to win the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Featherweight title on Saturday November 19 in Warendorf, Germany. Fighting out of Madrid, Spain, the 40-year-old challenger showed that age is just a number, as she pressured the home-town favorite from the first bell […]

Exciting Pontac Comes Of Age, Wins WBF Title

South Africa has another potential future star on their hands in Daniel Pontac, who showed on Friday night, November 18, in Cape Town that he is one to look out for. At the Vibrant Hall, Pontac won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Flyweight title, defeating the much more experienced Mzwabantu Dabaza in exciting […]

WBF 2023 Convention Announced For Cape Town

The next World Boxing Federation (WBF) convention is set to take place in Cape Town, South Africa between March 22 and March 26, 2023. With accommodation at Premier Hotel Cape Town, the convention will, besides various seminars and excursions, include a world championship boxing event and a gala dinner with awards ceremony. WBF convention presentation […]

Tsochataridis Stops Dmitrovic For WBF Title In Serbia

Greek prospect Panagiotis Tsochataridis won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Welterweight title on Tuesday, November 8, in Ub, Serbia. 21-year-old Tsochataridis scored a fifth round technical knockout over Marko Dmitrovic (23) from Bosnia & Herzegovina, winning his first title in the professionals. The dominance from Tsochataridis forced a stoppage from the referee between […]

Daniel Pontac Steps Up In WBF Title Fight

(November 3, 2022) – Undefeated South African prospect Daniel Pontac, 6-0 (4), will be stepping up his level of competition when he fights for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Flyweight title on November 18 in Cape Town. After facing solely inexperienced foes since turning pro in August 2019, Zimbabwean-born Pontac will take on […]

Benedetto & Long Go Again For WBF Title

(October 27, 2022) – This past July, Donelei Benedetto, 3-0-1 (0), scored something of an upset when he won a close but unanimous decision, 77-75 x 3, over the more experienced Dustin Long. Now Long, 6-4-2 (4) and the reigning Tennessee state champion, will get a chance to redeem himself, when they rematch on November […]

Anthony Zaulig Wins WBF International Title

(October 23, 2022) – Anthony Zaulig is the new World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Middleweight champion after winning the vacant title on Saturday night, October 22, in Munich, Germany. Headlining a card at Leo´s Boxgym, 36-year-old Zaulig stopped fellow German Mefire Jackie in the fifth round. A pro since March of 2021, Zaulig, from […]

Bonokoane WBF World Champion, Beats Ruiz In Great Fight

(October 9, 2022) – South African Thato Bonokoane and Diego Alberto Ruiz from Argentina more than entertained the spectators for their World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Super Bantamweight title fight on Sunday, October 9, in Gqeberha, South Africa. In a toe-to-toe battle, and leading candidate for WBF fight of the year, Bonokoane emerged victorious by […]

Makhoba Rematch Ndwandwe In WBF Title-Defense

Gcina “Double G” Makhoba, the World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Flyweight champion, will defend his title for the second time on October 2 in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. His opponent will be the same man he won the vacant title against back in February of 2020, Musawenkosi Ndwanwe, when an accidental head-but ended the […]

Isufi Still WBF World Light Heavyweight Champion

(September 16, 2022) – Shefat Isufi is still the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Light Heavyweight champion after retaining his title on Friday night at the Rudolf Weber Arena in Oberhausen, Germany. Isufi (32) took on hard-as-nails Canadian Ryan Ford, and after a close and entertaining encounter he emerged victorious by unanimous decision. All three judges […]