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‘Proud To Support Champion Nikki Bascome’

‘Proud To Support Champion Nikki Bascome’

Premier David Burt said he is proud to support professional Bermudian boxer Nikki Bascome as he gets ready for his upcoming fight on June 29th, with the Premier recently purchasing one of the boxer’s ‘Fresh and Hungry’ shirts. Premier Burt tweeted the photo below, saying: “Proud to support Bermuda’s champion Nikki Bascome today... Read more of this article

Nikki Bascome To Fight Philippines Boxer In June

Nikki Bascome To Fight Philippines Boxer In June

Epic Entertainment is getting set to present what they called the “most anticipated fight of the year” on Saturday, June 29, with Bermuda’s Nikki Bascome set to match up against Philippines boxer Alvin Lagumbay. A spokesperson said, “Attention all sports fans, the most anticipated fight of the year is finally here! Join us at ‘Fight... Read more of this article

Benjamin Wins At Charity Police Boxing Event

Benjamin Wins At Charity Police Boxing Event

The involvement of the Bermuda Police Service [BPS] in the sanctioned ‘Battle of the Badges II’ charity boxing event in Canada could not have ended on a better note, as 23-year-old Dejon Benjamin representing Police Gym out-boxed his more experienced opponent John McMullan representing the home town Halton Regional Police Service in Burlington,... Read more of this article

Generation Next: Boxer Tyler Christopher

Generation Next: Boxer Tyler Christopher

[Generation Next Youth Movement Series] Since early 2011, Tyler Christopher has been perfecting his boxing craft both locally and internationally. Since then, he has represented Bermuda in Mexico and Columbia. The 22-year-old is determined to make it to as far as the Olympics. “My main reason for starting boxing was to get better in fighting,”... Read more of this article

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