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NSC Plans Walk Of Fame To Celebrate Sports

NSC Plans Walk Of Fame To Celebrate Sports

Life-size pictures of Bermudians who have excelled in sport could soon adorn the National Sports Centre as plans take shape for a Walk of Fame to celebrate their achievements. Last year, sporting bodies across the Island – ranging from athletics to football to powerboating and even Sanshou – were asked to nominate people who they thought excelled... Read more of this article

Boxing: Lambe, Christopher Compete In Mexico

Boxing: Lambe, Christopher Compete In Mexico

Bermuda boxers Andre Lambe and Tyler Christopher were in action at the Central American and Caribbean Qualifiers in Tijuana, Mexico. Lambe’s match ended in technical knockout with the boxer from Guatemala recording the victory, while Christopher was defeated by his opponent from Panama in a split decision. Related StoriesVideo: Dill’s... Read more of this article

Lambe & Christopher In CAC Qualifiers Draw

Lambe & Christopher In CAC Qualifiers Draw

Bermudian boxers Andre Lambe and Tyler Christopher were both present during the live draw for the Central American and Caribbean Games Qualifiers in Tijuana, Mexico. Christopher was drawn against Luis Hernandez from Panama, while Lambe received a Bye in the First Round. Related StoriesVideo: Dill’s Gold Medal Winning Boxing Bout Video:... Read more of this article

BBF Mourns The Passing Of Allan “Forty” Rego

BBF Mourns The Passing Of Allan “Forty” Rego

[Updated] The Bermuda Boxing Federation, the boxing community, the Bermuda Sanshou Association, and Hall of Fame boxing referee Steve Smoger are mourning the passing of Allan “Forty” Rego, saying he was the “elder statesman” and “synonymous with boxing in Bermuda.” Bermuda Boxing Federation President Nathan Dill... Read more of this article

Perozzi Pays Tribute To Boxing Icon Forty Rego

Perozzi Pays Tribute To Boxing Icon Forty Rego

[Written by Don Burgess] Boxing icon Allan ‘Forty’ Rego should be in the Bermuda Sports Hall of Fame. This from former world Champion Teresa Perozzi, commentating on the passing of long-time trainer, who died on Saturday after a battle with cancer. Former world champion Teresa Perozzi trained with Rego. She said he “basically helped coached... Read more of this article

Boxing Federation To Host ‘The Next Greatest’

Boxing Federation To Host ‘The Next Greatest’

The Bermuda Boxing Federation in conjunction with Heart of a Lion Productions will be hosting “The Next Greatest Amateur Showcase” on Saturday, February 17th at CedarBridge Academy Gymnasium, with the event poster featuring Andre Lambe, Tyler Christopher, and Stefan Dill. Doors will open at 6pm and general admission ticket are $50, patrons... Read more of this article

Boxing Facility To Be Named After Clarence Hill

Boxing Facility To Be Named After Clarence Hill

A facility in St. George’s will become a boxing centre named in honour of Bermuda’s only Olympic medalist Clarence Hill, the Government announced today. Minister of Social Development and Sports Zane DeSilva said, “Bermuda is a small island community of some 60,000 people. We Bermudians love sport, and for an island as small as Bermuda, we... Read more of this article

Column: ‘Undefeated Was An Enthralling Event’

Column: ‘Undefeated Was An Enthralling Event’

[Written by Vejay Steede] Saturday night ended hard. So hard that I didn’t want to write this. After a long evening of combat sports competition, all I keep seeing is Nikki laying under the bottom rope just a yard to my right, struggling to get to his feet before the referee reached the dreaded ten count. In wanted to reach out and pick him up. I... Read more of this article

Photos: “Undefeated” Boxing & Kickboxing Event

Photos: “Undefeated” Boxing & Kickboxing Event

People made their way to the Fairmont Southampton for the ‘Undefeated’ Boxing and Kickboxing event this weekend, with a sold-out crowd joined by virtual viewers worldwide via the online pay per view. The headline match of the night was between Bermuda’s Nikki Bascome and Portugal’s Fabio Costa, which ended with Costa knocking out Bascome.... Read more of this article

Live Updates: “Undefeated” Boxing Matches

Live Updates: “Undefeated” Boxing Matches

[Updating] A number of boxers will be in the ring this evening [Nov 11], as the ‘Undefeated’ event takes place at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel in front of a sold out crowd, with the headline fight to see professional Bermudian boxer Nikki Bascome take on Portugal’s Fabio Costa.Extreme Entertainment is providing a pay per view of the event... Read more of this article

Sold-Out Boxing Match To Be On Pay-Per-View

Sold-Out Boxing Match To Be On Pay-Per-View

Tomorrow evening [Nov 11], Bermudian Nikki Bascome’s sold-out boxing match against Portugal’s Fabio Costa will be streamed live on the internet via pay-per-view. A spokesperson for the “Undefeated” event, set to be held at the Fairmont Southampton, said, “For the first time in the history of Bermuda, streaming worldwide,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermudian Boxers Arrive Home

Photos & Video: Bermudian Boxers Arrive Home

Bermudian boxers Nikki Bascome and Andre Lambe arrived at the L.F. Wade International Airport yesterday in advance of this weekend’s sold out ‘Undefeated’ boxing tournament at the Fairmont Southampton, with the boxers being greeted by the Gombeys, Ministers, and flag waving family, friends and supporters.According to BoxRec.com, Bascome’s... Read more of this article

‘Undefeated’ Boxing To Be On Pay Per View

‘Undefeated’ Boxing To Be On Pay Per View

The Dog House is getting set to bring a boxing event titled ‘Undefeated’ to Bermuda on Saturday, November 11 at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel. A spokesperson said, “In support of our own Bermudian boxers, we welcome and encourage the entire Bermuda community to share this message and help us welcome Nikki Bascome and Andre Lambe at... Read more of this article