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National Sports Governing Bodies Hold Meeting

National Sports Governing Bodies Hold Meeting

The Association of National Sports Governing Bodies [ANSGB] held their General Assembly Meeting on Saturday, December 1st at the CedarBridge Academy. Delegates representing Bermuda Boxing Association, Bermuda Association of Motorsports, Bermuda Badminton Association, Bermuda Basketball Association, Bermuda Bicycle Association, Bermuda Body Building... Read more of this article

‘Well Done To Bermuda’s Hometown Champion’

‘Well Done To Bermuda’s Hometown Champion’

The Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo congratulated professional boxer Nikki Bascome on his win this weekend against David Martinez from Mexico. “I want to send out a huge congratulations to Nikki on claiming the International Boxing Association [IBA] Welterweight Championship Title,” said Minister Foggo. “He is an... Read more of this article

Photos: “Redemption Fight Night” Boxing Event

Photos: “Redemption Fight Night” Boxing Event

The Redemption Fight Night took place last night [Nov 24] at the Fairmont Southampton, with a full slate of boxing matches taking place in front of the sold out crowd. Dejon Benjamin won by a unanimous decision over Eduardo Gonzalez, Canadian Sara Buczek won a unanimous decision over Bermuda’s Krista Dyer, while Shane Basden won a split decision... Read more of this article

Photos: Nikki Bascome Defeats David Martinez

Photos: Nikki Bascome Defeats David Martinez

Professional boxer Nikki Bascome brought the crowd to their feet last night [Nov 24], as the Bermudian boxer defeated David Martinez from Mexico to claim the International Boxing Association [IBA] Welterweight Championship Title. The match was the title fight in last night’s ‘Redemption Fight Night’ at the Fairmont Southampton, which... Read more of this article

Updates: Nikki Bascome Wins IBA Boxing Title

Updates: Nikki Bascome Wins IBA Boxing Title

[Updating] A number of boxers will be in the ring this evening [Nov 24], as the ‘Redemption Fight Night’ event takes place at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel, with the headline fight to see professional Bermudian boxer Nikki Bascome take on David Martinez of Mexico.According to the fight card released by the Bermuda Boxing Federation, fighters... Read more of this article

Boxer Nikki Bascome: ‘I Will Give It My Best’

Boxer Nikki Bascome: ‘I Will Give It My Best’

[Written by Patrick Bean] A Las Vegas like stage has been set for Bermudian boxer Nikki Bascome to redeem himself from his last fight loss, with the Fairmont Southampton’s Poinciana Room set up as one might witness at the famous MGM Grand or Caesar’s Palace among the Nevada Desert oasis that is ‘Sin City’. Redemption Fight Night featuring Bascome... Read more of this article

Fight Card For Redemption Boxing On Nov 24

Fight Card For Redemption Boxing On Nov 24

The “Redemption Fight Night” is set to take place this coming Saturday [Nov 24] at the Fairmont Southampton, featuring professional Bermudian boxer Nikki Bascome taking on David Martinez of Mexico. In addition to the main event, a host of other fighters will get in the ring, with the Bermuda Boxing Federation releasing the full fight card for... Read more of this article

Videos: Nikki Bascome Working With Mayweather

Videos: Nikki Bascome Working With Mayweather

Professional boxer Nikki Bascome has been training with Jeff Mayweather in Las Vegas in advance of his IBA International Welterweight fight against Mexico’s David Martinez, which is set to take place on Saturday, 24 November at the Fairmont Southampton. “One thing when Nicky he’s got power in both hands, good skills and good movement,”... Read more of this article

Bascome To Fight Mexican Boxer On Nov 24

Bascome To Fight Mexican Boxer On Nov 24

The Bermuda Boxing Federation [BBF] has joined forces with Heart of A Lion Productions and Pulse Entertainment to promote the upcoming IBA International Welterweight Title “Redemption Fight Night”, with the main event set to take place on Saturday, 24 November at the Fairmont Southampton, featuring professional Bermudian boxer Nikki Bascome, taking... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda’s Olympic Medalist Clarence Hill

Video: Bermuda’s Olympic Medalist Clarence Hill

[Written by Generation Next’s Eron Hill] This past week, I was blessed with the opportunity to sit down with Bermuda’s only Olympic medalist, Mr. Clarence Hill. At the 1976 Olympic games in Montreal, Canada, Mr. Hill successfully fought his way to the winner’s podium, having earned a bronze medal in boxing.This heavyweight champion of Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Aries Center Celebrity Boxing

Photos & Video: Aries Center Celebrity Boxing

Aries Sports Center on the first floor at Windsor Place celebrated its first year of operation by giving back to the community, donating all of the proceeds from an event held today [July 28] to the Family Center. The day’s activities saw local ‘celebrities’ take part in short boxing matches, with Nadanja Bailey, Jah Simmons, Lamont Marshall,... Read more of this article

Christopher & Lambe’s Opponents Revealed

Christopher & Lambe’s Opponents Revealed

The draw for the boxing has been made, with Bermuda’s Tyler Christopher and Andre Lambe both finding out their opponents for the CAC Games in Colombia. Lambe will take on Alexander Rangel Madariaga from Colombia, while Christopher will battle Luis Jose Rodriguez Fernandez from Panama in his first match up. Related StoriesVideo: Dill’s... Read more of this article

Video: Nikki Bascome ‘A Comeback Story’

Video: Nikki Bascome ‘A Comeback Story’

Nikki Bascome has released an inspirational video titled “The Restoration: A Comeback Story,” where the professional boxer discusses the aftermath of loss in November 2017 and pays tribute to the late Allan ‘Forty’ Rego. In the video, Mr. Bascome says, “I’d be lying if I said I didn’t want to hang up the gloves and never fight... Read more of this article