Boxing

Banku wins Judgement day bout

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Braimah “Bukom Banku” Kamoko won a 12-round unanimous decision over rival Ayittey Powers on Thursday to run his perfect record to 27-0 in a non-title “Judgement Day” bout. The 34-year-old Bukom based boxer won after the three judges scored the bout 117-109, 119-100 and 120-108. Powers started the bout on a strong note but soon began to lose momentum in ...

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It’s on: Banku and Powers swear to fight for just 1 cedi!

It is happening live on May 15. Braimah ‘Bukom Banku’ Kamoko and Michael ‘Ayitey Powers’ Okine will set aside all the shenanigans and fight on Thursday. At the Accra Sports Stadium on Friday afternoon, the two promised a good show in the presence of  GBA President Peter Zwennes and the freshly-crowned Joshua Clottey. Citi 97.3 FM is the official English ...

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Mayweather beats Maidana in unification bout

Floyd Mayweather won a 12-round majority decision over Marcos Maidana on Saturday to run his perfect record to 46-0 in a welterweight world title unification bout. The 37-year-old American Mayweather retained his World Boxing Council world title and took Maidana’s World Boxing Association belt, winning the fight on two of the three judges’ scorecards with the third scoring it a ...

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Floyd Mayweather to get at Least $32 Million for Maidana fight

Floyd Mayweather is set for another huge payday when he faces Marcos Maidana Saturday night in Las Vegas in the welterweight unification fight. The Nevada State Athletic Commission released contract figures Wednesday showing Mayweather is guaranteed $32 million and Maidana $1.5 million. Both fighters will also share in pay-per-view revenue if the bout is a box-office success with the bulk ...

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Video: Mayweather ready for Maidana

Floyd Mayweather returns to the ring for the first time since his demolition of Canelo Alvarez seven months ago looking to add another welterweight belt to his list of titles. The 37-year-old undefeated American will defend his World Boxing Council 147-pound crown on Saturday against the World Boxing Association champ Marcos Maidana in a unification bout at the MGM Grand ...

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Video: Bukom Banku trains on a playground

Braimah Bukom Banku Kamoko seems to be taking his upcoming fight against long time nemesis Ayitey Powers lightly after refusing to train in a gym. The WBO Africa light heavyweight champion says this is a fight for the people, hence his decision to train in open spaces in the Bukom area. Looks like he is just avoiding the hard work. ...

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