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Results Of The Boxing ‘Return Fight Night’

Results Of The Boxing ‘Return Fight Night’

David Martinez Chavez from Mexico claimed the IBA International Welterweight Championship Title with a majority decision win over Portgual’s Fabio Costa at the boxing event last night at the Fairmont Southampton. The pair stood toe-to-toe for most of the fight trading punches, Costa delivering some hard shots early, but Martinez stood tall and... Read more of this article

Renaming Honours Sammy Wilson, Clarence Hill

Renaming Honours Sammy Wilson, Clarence Hill

The Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation hosted an event today [Nov 17] to highlight the contributions of the late Sammy Wilson and Olympic medalist Clarence Hill, with the Centre on Angle Street being renamed the Sammy Wilson Central Zone Community Centre, while the gym was renamed the Clarence Hill Multi-purpose Gymnasium. Minister of Labour,... Read more of this article

Fight Night: Local Boxers To Take To The Ring

Fight Night: Local Boxers To Take To The Ring

The Bermuda Boxing Federation announced the team of local fighters for the upcoming ‘Return Fight Night’ to take place at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel on November 23rd. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Boxing Federation is pleased to announce its team of local fighters for the upcoming Return Fight Night to take place at the Fairmont... Read more of this article

Final Fight Night Of 2019 On November 23

Final Fight Night Of 2019 On November 23

Bermuda’s boxing fans will have a night of entertainment on November 23rd at the Fairmont Southampton featuring “local elite fighters and headline Professional IBA Welterweight Title Fight between Mexico and Portugal”. The event online post says, “Bermuda, Mexico and Portugal will come together to celebrate for the final fight... Read more of this article

Bermuda Boxing Youth To Compete In Canada

Bermuda Boxing Youth To Compete In Canada

Bermuda Boxing Federation [BBF] youth program athletes are off to compete in Scarsborough, Canada in the Olympic-Style boxing event, set to take place this Saturday August 24th, 2019. The event, hosted by Gideon Boxing Academy, will see five youth travel to train and compete. The team, Carlita Trott, Otero Smith, DaMeko Francis-Dill, Kahlil Smythe and... Read more of this article

FUELLED Bermuda Launch Party On July 23

FUELLED Bermuda Launch Party On July 23

Former WBA Middleweight world boxing champion Teresa Perozzi and author of health & lifestyle book FUELLED, Agathe Holowatinc have announced the launch party of their company FUELLED Bermuda Ltd on Tuesday, July 23rd at Alchemy Fitness Studio on Reid Street from 6:30pm – 9.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Teresa Perozzi, former WBA Middleweight... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Epic Entertainment Fight Night

Photo Set #2: Epic Entertainment Fight Night

Epic Entertainment hosted a night filled with kickboxing and boxing on Saturday night [June 29] at the Victualling Yard in the Royal Naval Dockyard. Controversy Gym showcased a youth boxing exhibition under the guidance of coach Leo Richardson, to get the night started. Youth boxer Otero Smith from Controversy Gym was defeated by Szaine Williams representing... Read more of this article

Photos: Nikki Bascome Defeats Alvin Lagumbay

Photos: Nikki Bascome Defeats Alvin Lagumbay

[Updated with photos] Bermudian boxer Nikki Bascome won by a unanimous decision, defeating Alvin Lagumbay from the Philippines at last night’s boxing event at the Victualling Yard in the Royal Naval Dockyard. In the undercards, Andre Lamb representing Rego’s Gym defeated Deyshawn Williams representing Eastern Queen Boxing Club USA, and Krista... Read more of this article

Fighters To Take To The Ring On Saturday Night

Fighters To Take To The Ring On Saturday Night

Epic Entertainment has revealed their action-packed schedule for the boxing event scheduled for Saturday night [June 29] at the Victualling Yard in the Royal Naval Dockyard. “With such a diverse undercard, Saturday night’s main event will surely fire up the crowd in support for Bermuda’s own Nikki “Niffty” Bascome [8-1, 2 KOs] and... Read more of this article

‘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