Boxing

Tagoe-Saucedo bout has cost us over $200k- Anim-Addo

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Chief Executive Officer of Baby Jet Promotions, Sammy Anim Addo, has revealed that the cost of the IBO Lightweight World title fight between Ghana’s Emmanuel Tagoe and Argentina’s David Saucedo will cost over $200,000. The bout which takes place at the Bukom Boxing Arena on January 27 will be Tagoe’s first title defense since capturing the title back in 2016. ...

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SSNIT, ETC Polska donate equipment to Ghana Boxing Authority

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ETC Polska in collaboration have presented boxing equipment worth thousands of dollars to the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) and the Ghana Amateur Boxing Federation at an impressive ceremony at the Bukom Boxing Arena. Board Chair of ETC Polska, Madam Joyce Owureku Ampem Opoku, said the donation was to help develop boxing in Ghana and production of more champions. She added ...

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Bastie Samir to sign with Baby Jet Promotions

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Chief Executive Officer of Baby Jet Promotions, Samuel Anim-Addo has confirmed to Citi Sports that his outfit is on the verge of signing super middleweight boxer Bastie Samir and George Ashie. According to Anim-Addo, talks between the parties have reached an advanced stage, and an announcement could be made in the coming days. “Baby Jet Promotions will be announcing the ...

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Isaac Dogboe presents title to President Akufo-Addo

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Interim WBO Super Bantamweight champion, Isaac Dogboe, on Tuesday presented the championship belt he won over the weekend to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at the Flag Staff House. Dogboe stopped Mexican Cesar Juarez on Saturday at the Bukom Boxing Arena in the 5th round of the clash for the vacant WBO Interim Super Bantamweight title. The President took to ...

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Isaac Dogboe grateful to father and trainer Paul Dogboe for WBO Interim crown

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New interim WBO Super bantamweight champion, Isaac “Royal Storm” Dogboe has paid tribute to his father and trainer, Paul Dogboe, after defeating Mexican Cesar Juarez in their bout on January 5 at the Bukom Boxing Arena. Dogboe floored Juarez in the fifth round to get a technical knockout victory on the night. Pundits have praised Dogboe’s all-out attacking approach to ...

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Cesar Juarez Furious: Tony Weeks Robbed Me of Dogboe Win!

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Mexican fighter Cesar Juarez is furious with referee Tony Weeks’ performance on Saturday night in Accra, Ghana. Juarez believes he was hampered in his ability to capture the World Boxing Organization’s interim-super bantamweight title in his fight against local slugger Isaac Dogboe. Juarez was down in the second round and then went down again in the fifth. After the second knockdown, Weeks waved off ...

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“Saucedo no match for Game Boy Tagoe”- Sammy Anim

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Sammy Anim Addo, manager of Emmanuel “Game Boy” Tagoe, tells Citi Sports that Tagoe is very ready for his bout against Fernando Saucedo on January 27. Tagoe is putting his IBO Lightweight belt on the line for the first time since winning it against Fana Mzonke of South Africa in 2017. Saucedo comes into the bout with wins in his ...

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GBA boss wants Trust Emporium roofed

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President of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) Peter Zwennes has called on management of the Bukom Boxing Emporium to consider roofing the facility after the Azumah Nelson Fight Night was rained off last Friday. The 5th edition of the fight night which had six scheduled bouts was stopped after the second bout; a National Super Featherweight Championship between Abraham Osei ...

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