Tag: Boxing

Muhammad Ali Remembered By Local Hotel

Muhammad Ali Remembered By Local Hotel

The Facebook page of the Fairmont Hamilton Princess recently highlighted a photo of world renowned boxer Muhammad Ali during a visit to Bermuda in the 1970s as he sat outside the hotel talking with excited fans. The photograph marks but one moment in the life of one of the most storied boxers of all time, beginning in 1942 in Louisville, Kentucky when... Read more of this article

11 Videos: Fight Night Boxing & Kickboxing Action

11 Videos: Fight Night Boxing & Kickboxing Action

Teachers RFC held their Annual Fight Night on Saturday [April 5] at the Berkeley Institute gym, with crowds packing the gym to watch the boxing and kickboxing bouts. The title fight of the night saw Bermuda’s Jermal “Goofy” Woolridge thrill the home crowd by delivering a big win over his Canadian challenger Joey Brozovich. Brozovich, who... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Teachers Rugby Fight Night XVI

Photo Set #2: Teachers Rugby Fight Night XVI

Teachers Rugby Football Club hosted their Annual Fight Night last night [Apr 5] at the Berkeley Institute gym. Dubbed Fight Night XVI: Relentless, the event featured several bouts, including both boxing and kickboxing.Governor George Fergusson and Premier Craig Cannonier joined ring announcer Alvin Harvey and the crowds as they packed the Berkeley... Read more of this article

Slideshow/Results: Teachers Rugby Fight Night

Slideshow/Results: Teachers Rugby Fight Night

[Updated with slideshow] Crowds packed the Berkeley Institute Gymnasium last night [Apr 5], as the Teachers Fight Night took place with some of the island’s top fighters taking centre stage. The night got underway with Kaelin Cox out of the Bermuda San Shou Association winning  over Anthony Williams from Controversy Boxing Gym, while the next... Read more of this article

Teachers RFC To Present Annual Fight Night

Teachers RFC To Present Annual Fight Night

Teachers RFC is getting set to present their Annual Fight Night on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the Berkeley Institute gym. Dubbed Fight Night XVI: Relentless, the event will feature several bouts, including both boxing and kickboxing. Bermuda’s World Wushu silver medalist Jermal Woolridge will challenge Canadian WXC Warrior Joey Brozovich in what... Read more of this article

Nikki Bascome Wins First Professional Bout

Nikki Bascome Wins First Professional Bout

[Updated] Bermudian boxer Nikki Bascome made his professional debut in fine style, winning his first professional bout this weekend in the United States. Bascome took on Southpaw George Quinterro, and won by unanimous decision. Bascome said, “It feels great knowing that I got over my first fight successfully…but I have to thank God for leading... Read more of this article

Perozzi Pulls Out of Fight Due To Pregnancy

Perozzi Pulls Out of Fight Due To Pregnancy

Boxing champion Teresa Perozzi was scheduled to get back in ring in November, however has withdrawn from the fight as she is expecting her second child. The 39-year-old boxer was due to take on Yaharia Hernandez from the Dominican Republic in a match at the Fairmont Southampton on November 29th. Regulations state she is supposed to defend her title... Read more of this article

Video Set #2: “Fight Night 15 – The Rematch”

Video Set #2: “Fight Night 15 – The Rematch”

Twenty fighters faced off in the boxing ring on Saturday [Feb 2] at Fight Night 15: The Rematch, with hundreds of people in attendance at the Berkeley Institute Gymnasium to watch the eleven bouts. Bermuda’s Nikki Bascome put on a show outscoring his opponent from Virginia Matthew Abregu, while American Christopher Gooch defeated Andre Lambe on points.... Read more of this article

Video Set #1: “Fight Night 15 – The Rematch”

Video Set #1: “Fight Night 15 – The Rematch”

There were eleven bouts scheduled for Fight Night 15: The Rematch in total, with 20 fighters facing off before the title fight at the Berkeley Institute Gymnasium on Saturday [Feb 2]. Reyel Bowen won his fight on a Technical Knock Out over Justin Tucker while Corey Boyce and Trey Simons entertained the crowd with some hard punches landed, with Boyce... Read more of this article

Photos: Perozzi vs Nelson Boxing Match

Photos: Perozzi vs Nelson Boxing Match

Hundreds of spectators crowded into the Berkeley Institute Gymnasium on Saturday [Feb 2] to witness Fight Night 15: The Rematch. There were eleven bouts scheduled for the night in total, with 20 fighters facing off before the title fight. The title bout of the night, between WBA Champion Teresa Perozzi [Bermuda] and WIBA Champion Tori Nelson [USA] for... Read more of this article


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