Boxing

Midfield maestro Asiedu Attobrah joins Iraq side Al-Shorta and reveals Hearts were dragging their feet

Sleeping Ghanaian giants Hearts of Oak have failed to sign midfield maestro Asiedu Attobrah as the former New Edubiase star-man has joined Iraqi side Al-Shorta. 

The former Kortrijk player in the Belgium top-flight told Accra-based Zylofon FM that he left Hearts of Oak to the Middle East country because the 21-time Ghanaian champions were slow with negotiations. Read more

BOXING: Ghanaian boxer Thomas Awimbono suffers first round knockout in USA
  • Feb 4, 2018

US-based Ghanaian boxer Thomas Awimbono suffered what could become the biggest defeat in his boxing career after tasting a first round knockout in an undercard fight with Jesse Hart. The 37-year-old experienced combatant was knocked down twice in the Read more

BOXING: Ghana’s Habib Ahmed suffers 6th round knockout in WBO super middleweight title fight
  • Feb 4, 2018

Ghana’s Habib Ahmed suffered a sixth round knockout to Uruguayan Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez in the WBO super middleweight title fight at the Corpus Christi, Texas (USA). Ahmed, who went into the fight virtually unknown with a record of (25-1-1, Read more

BOXING: Referee Barnor jabs sports journalists after controversial decision
  • Jan 29, 2018

Referee Roger Barnor has taken a jab at some sports  journalists  who are questioning his  controversial 10th-round stoppage  of  last Sunday’s   IBO World Lightweight  title bout  between  Emmanuel  Tagoe and  Fernanado Saucedo which was staged  at the  Bukom Read more

BOXING: Emmanuel “Game Boy” Tagoe retains IBO belt in bizarre victory over David Saucedo
  • Jan 28, 2018

Ghanaian Boxer Emmanuel Tagoe retained his IBO Lightweight belt after defeating Argentine David Saucedo in a rather dramatic way. The fight left boxing lovers disappointed following some “unethical” incidence which occurred in the bout. Hundreds of spectators left the Bukom Read more

Ghanaian boxing prospect Isaac Dogboe visits Inter-Allies
  • Jan 18, 2018

Boxing Champion Isaac Dogboe calls on IAFC to show respect and gratitude for support. Young Ghanaian boxing champion Isaac Dogboe, a fan of Inter Allies FC, visited the Club’s Head of Office in Accra on Thursday afternoon. The WBO Interim Read more

VIDEO: Isaac Dogboe knocks out Mexican Cesar Juarez
  • Jan 7, 2018

Ghanaian boxer Isaac Dogboe knocked out Mexican Cesar Juarez in the WBO interim super feather weight bout at the Bukom Boxing Arena on Saturday night. WATCH VIDEO BELOW  Read more

BOXING: Highly-rated Isaac Dogboe stops Mexican Cesar Juarez in round 5  
  • Jan 7, 2018

Ghana for the first time in years won a World title after young boxer Isaac Dogboe defeated Mexican Cesar Juarez in the WBO Interim Super Bantamweight bout on Saturday night at the Bukom Boxing Arena. Dogboe ensured his opponent Read more

KICK BOXING: Alhassan Okine set for title defense in Australia
  • Dec 21, 2017

World Boxing Council (WBC) Muay Thai and World Kickboxing Federation (WKBF) super welterweight champion, Alhassan Okoe Okine is optimistic of defending his title in February when he comes against Ben ‘Bullrider’ Burrage in Australia. The Dubai-based kick boxer Okine Read more

Azumah Nelson Fight Night Round 5 to be launched on November 29
  • Nov 27, 2017

The popular Azumah Nelson Fight Night –Round 5 takes place on December 9 at the Bukom Boxing Arena. A press conference will be held on Wednesday 29 at the Accra City Hotel (10am) to outline activities for the night. In Read more