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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: Teresa... 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

New State-Of-The-Art Boxing Ring For BBF

New State-Of-The-Art Boxing Ring For BBF

The Bermuda Olympic Association [BOA] today [June 30] announced that the Bermuda Boxing Federation [BBF] has received a new AIBA and Olympic-standard boxing ring funded through BOA’s partnership programme with the Pan American Sports Organization [PASO] that makes new equipment available to qualifying national sports federations free of charge. The... Read more of this article

Bermuda Team Win In Barbados Tournament

Bermuda Team Win In Barbados Tournament

Members of the Bermuda San Da Team competed in Barbados during the Sandra Kicks And Licks Tournament, making an impressive showing to claim a number of wins. Krista Dyer defeated Sara Buczek in three rounds to win the female 65kg title. Dyer avenged her loss from one year ago with Buczek. She won the first round; the second round was scored dead even,... Read more of this article

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: Teresa... 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: Teresa Perozzi vs Kali Reis Weigh In 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