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Andre Lambe On Training, Boxing & More

Andre Lambe On Training, Boxing & More

[Written by Stephen Wright] For the past 12 months, Andre Lambe has been “eating, sleeping and breathing” boxing, with the Bermudian quitting his day job to commit fully to life as a professional fighter. Lambe decided at the start of last year that he could no longer dedicate himself to the demands and rigours of professional boxing while still... Read more of this article

Boxer Adrian Roach Looking Forward To Match

Boxer Adrian Roach Looking Forward To Match

[Written by Stephen Wright] Adrian Roach believes he has improved beyond all recognition since his previous fight in Bermuda after spending the past year sharpening his skills on the Crandall University Chargers boxing team. Roach was recommended for a scholarship at the university in Moncton, New Brunswick, by the Bermuda Boxing Federation and has... Read more of this article

Epic Entertainment Reveal Fight Night Match-Ups

Epic Entertainment Reveal Fight Night Match-Ups

Epic Entertainment has revealed the match-ups for the upcoming Fight Night Champion event in Dockyard on January 29th. The post said, “It’s been a long time coming but it’s finally here. We can’t wait for January 2022 when several of our fighters will take part in the Fight Night Champion event.” Nikki Bascome will headline the night when... Read more of this article

Nikki Bascome, Andre Lambe To Fight In January

Nikki Bascome, Andre Lambe To Fight In January

[Written by Stephen Wright] Nikki Bascome will make his long-awaited return to the boxing ring against Canadian Waseem El Sinawi at The Shed in Royal Naval Dockyard on January 29. Bascome, 31, has been inactive since his unanimous points win over Englishman Ryan Oliver almost two years ago after having several bouts against wily Jamaican Devon Moncriffe... Read more of this article

Simmons Places Second In US Championships

Simmons Places Second In US Championships

[Written by Stephen Wright] He might not have stepped inside a boxing ring until he was 18, but Saundre “Dash” Simons is already one of the top amateur prospects in the United States. On Saturday night, at the USA National Boxing Championships in Shreveport, Louisiana, Simons enhanced his growing reputation by competing in the elite super heavyweight... Read more of this article

Videos: Tyler Christopher Wins Second Pro Fight

Videos: Tyler Christopher Wins Second Pro Fight

[Written by Stephen Wright] Boxer Tyler Christopher claimed his second professional win with a dominant points victory over Mohamed Husain at the Holte Suite, Villa Park in England last night. Christopher was a class above Husain, landing shots with regularity on the brave but limited debutant to win the super-welterweight bout 39-37 on points. The... Read more of this article

Tyler Christopher Ready For Second Pro Fight

Tyler Christopher Ready For Second Pro Fight

[Written by Stephen Wright] Boxer Tyler Christopher says he will dedicate his second professional fight to the memory of former Dandy Town footballer Jahtino Richardson-Martin. A close friend of Christopher, Richardson-Martin recently died in a road collision on North Shore Road. Christopher, who returns to the ring on November 27 in a four-round welterweight... Read more of this article

Column: The Clarence Hill Sports Arena

Column: The Clarence Hill Sports Arena

[Written by Dale Butler] The Bermuda public was given a brief insight on Friday, October 29th into The Clarence Hill Sports Arena, creatively designed by Atlantic Publishing House [A.P.H.] and built by Michael Dillas. Present were Miles “Trane” Manders, who did the signage, Gail Palacio, artist of a six-foot portrait, and Rodney Smith, consultant... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Event Held With Clarence Hill

Photos & Video: Event Held With Clarence Hill

People had the opportunity to meet Olympic bronze medalist Clarence Hill today [Oct 24] at Quality Kitchen, and Mr Hill –  the first Bermudian to win an Olympic medal — had praise for Flora Duffy and urged the island to keep supporting all our athletes. Speaking at the event, Dale Butler told Bernews, “We’re here at the Quality... Read more of this article

Meet Clarence Hill At Quality Kitchen On Oct 24

Meet Clarence Hill At Quality Kitchen On Oct 24

Members of the public are invited to visit Quality Kitchen on Brunswick Street for a codfish take out breakfast and the chance to meet Olympic bronze medalist Clarence Hill on Sunday [Oct 24]. Mr. Hill’s medal winning performance in 1976 gave the island the distinction of being the smallest nation in the world to win an Olympic medal for over... Read more of this article

Fight Night Event Postponed Until January 2022

Fight Night Event Postponed Until January 2022

The Fight Night event has been postponed until January 29th 2022. An email sent out by the organisers said, “Fight Night champion has been approved and postponed to January 29th 2022 as consideration must be giving to the current Covid-19 climate in Bermuda. “Our duty is to provide an atmosphere that is safe for all athletes and patrons, as this... Read more of this article

Video: Tyler Christopher Wins Pro Debut In UK

Video: Tyler Christopher Wins Pro Debut In UK

[Written by Stephen Wright] Tyler Christopher made a blistering start to his professional boxing career, knocking his opponent through the ropes in the final round of a one-sided bout on Saturday night.Christopher proved to be a real crowd-pleaser at the H Suite in Edgbaston, Birmingham, crowning a commanding display with a stunning left hook that... Read more of this article

Boxer Tyler Christopher’s Pro Debut Delayed

Boxer Tyler Christopher’s Pro Debut Delayed

[Written by Stephen Wright] This was supposed to be Tyler Christopher’s breakthrough year in professional boxing. It has been more than 12 months since the Birmingham-based Bermudian joined the paid ranks and several fights should have followed. However, the Covid-19 pandemic has prevented Christopher from making his debut as a prize-fighter after... Read more of this article