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RACISM SAGA: NO HARD FEELINGS, SAYS BULAWAYO BOMBER

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South Africa-based Zimbabwean cage fighter Elvis Moyo says he has no hard feelings towards stripped former Extreme Fighting Championship (EFC) heavyweight champion Danie van Heerden, who likened him to an ape.By Ricky Zililo Moyo, whose ring name is “The Bulawayo Bomber”, said van Heerden, whom he had engaged in a fiery war of words before, promising to hospitalise him in ...

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MANYUCHI, MARTIN FIGHT TO BE RESCHEDULED AGAIN

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CHARLES Manyuchi’s World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight silver title voluntary defence fight against Frenchman Damien Martin set for October 14 at the Harare International Conference (HICC) could be rescheduled again to a later date after, it emerged that the proposed venue will not be available on the night. BY HENRY MHARA The fight was initially set for September 30 at ...

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MANYUCHI FIGHT MOVED

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THE much-anticipated WBC title fight between local boxing superstar Charles Manyuchi and Frenchman Damien Martin, which had been set for the Harare International Conference Centre at the end of the month, has been moved to October 14. BY SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Oriental Quarry Boxing Promotions, who are handling the bout, told journalists at a Press conference in Harare yesterday about the ...

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THAT TROUBLESOME INDEX FINGER!

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A RECURRING index finger injury, suffered on his right hand about three years ago, is haunting Charles Manyuchi once again as the World Boxing Council silver welterweight champion prepares to defend his title on home soil. By Langton Nyakwenda The 26-year-old Manyuchi, fresh from a lackadaisical non-title win over Tanzania’s Deogratias Samwell, will put his WBC silver belt on the ...

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MANYUCHI WINS IN WARM UP FIGHT

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ZIMBABWE boxing superstar Charles Manyuchi warmed up to his bout against Frenchman Damien Martin with an easy win against Tanzanian Samuel Deogratias in a fight that took place in Zambia on Saturday. BY SPORTS REPORTER According to Zambian media reports the WBC international silver champion Charles Manyuchi beat Deoogratias via a unanimous point decision in what appeared to be a ...

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MANYUCHI HINTS AT MIKHAYLENKO REMATCH

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WORLD Boxing Council silver welterweight champion, Charles Manyuchi has hinted on a possible rematch with Russian boxer, Dmitry Mikhaylenko for his title defence. BY HENRY MHARA The Zimbabwean boxing superstar defeated Mikhaylenko on points before a capacity 27 000 crowd at the DVS Hockey Arena in Ekaterinburg, Russia, to claim the title. In a post on his Facebook page yesterday, ...

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MANYUCHI GETS BACK TO BUSINESS

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Zimbabwean prize fighter Charles Manyuchi ( pictured) wants to shed 9kg in the next two weeks as the World Boxing Council silver welterweight champion begins preparations for his maiden home bout as a professional. By Langton Nyakwenda Manyuchi is expected in Zambia tomorrow to commence camp ahead of his WBC title defence against Damien Martin of France at the Harare ...

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UNPACKING MANYUCHI’S OPPONENT

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Damien Martin (left), the French welterweight boxing champion who will wrestle Charles Manyuchi for his World Boxing Council silver title on September 30 looks like an easy opponent for the Zimbabwean star. But looks can be deceiving. By Langton Nyakwenda Manyuchi’s handlers, Oriental Quarries, announced the voluntary defence bout during the week, setting the tone for a historic boxing event ...

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MANYUCHI DATES FRENCH OPPONENT

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Zimbabwe and world boxing superstar, Charles Manyuchi will defend his World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight silver title against Frenchman, Damien Martin at the Harare International Conference Centre in September this year. BY TAWANDA TADERERA -NEWSDAY This will be the first time in a long time that Manyuchi will fight on home turf since his bout with Silas Mandeya in June ...

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MOSQUITO WARNS MANYUCHI

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FORMER two-time Commonwealth flyweight boxing champion, Alfonso “Mosquito” Zvenyika has warned World Boxing Control (WBC) welterweight silver champion, Charles Manyuchi to invest his earnings wisely to avoid falling onto the same slippery slope that saw Mosquito squandering away his earnings and going broke. BY HENRY MHARA -NEWSDAY WBC welterweight silver champion, Charles Manyuchi (centre) hands over a present to Alfonso ...

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