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WBC BOSS SEES BIG THINGS FOR MANYUCHI

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World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman Saldivar has endorsed Charles Manyuchi as an eligible challenger for Danny Garcia’s world title. By Langton Nyakwenda – Sunday Mail The 28-year-old Garcia holds the WBC welterweight gold belt previously held by the now retired Floyd Mayweather Jr, and Sulaiman Saldivar says Manyuchi has every right to go after it. The 27-year-old Manyuchi defeated ...

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MANYUCHI TARGETS KHAN

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Zimbabwe’s superstar boxer Charles Manyuchi will seek to further enhance his growing reputation with a shot at British boxer Amir Khan. BY HENRY MHARA – NEWSDAY Manyuchi wants to progress towards fighting for the WBC welterweight gold title, but his immediate target is to have his next fight staged in Zimbabwe. The 27-year-old made a triumphant return from Russia yesterday ...

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MANYUCHI WINS IN RUSSIA

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CHARLES Manyuchi beat Russia’s Dmitry Mikhaylenko Friday night to become the World Boxing Council welterweight silver champion. It was his 15th straight win and his second straight fight on European soil. The 27 year old defied the odds to beat Mikhaylenko before a capacity 27 000 home crowd for the Russian at the DIVS Hockey Arena in Ekaterinburg. Fears that ...

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RUMBLE IN RUSSIA FOR CHARLES MANYUCHI

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ZIMBABWE’S boxing superstar Charles Manyuchi is on the cusp of engraving his name in the annals of the country’s sporting greatness if he conquers in tonight’s rumble in Russia, which could take him to the bright lights of Las Vegas or the wonderful Wembley for bigger bouts.BY HENRY MHARA – NEWSDAY Only the 12-round bout with boxer Dmitry Mikhaylenko at ...

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“THE RUSSIAN WILL FALL IN HIS BACKYARD”

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CHARLES MANYUCHI’S camp is buzzing with confidence ahead of the boxer’s attempt at the vacant World Boxing Council silver welterweight title in Russia on May 6. By Langton Nyakwenda – Sunday Mail Manyuchi’s coach Mike Zulu revealed they had settled on a game plan they believed could stop undefeated Russian champion Dmitry Mikhaylenko for the WBC Silver title, which was ...

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MANYUCHI GUNS FOR WELTERWEIGHT SILVER

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WITH exactly one month before his big fight for the vacant World Boxing Council welterweight silver title away in Russia, Zimbabwean boxer Charles Manyuchi believes he is getting in the right shape after shedding extra kilos during the last month of preparations. BY Eddie Chikamhi Harare Bureau Manyuchi, who is the holder of the WBC welterweight bronze title, is aiming at ...

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MANYUCHI VOWS TO UNDO THE MECHANIC

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CHARLES MANYUCHI has pledged to knock out Russian Dmitry “The Mechanic” Mikhaylenko and claim the World Boxing Council Silver welterweight title as a thank you gesture to his Zambian promoters Oriental Quarries. By Langton Nyakwenda The 26-year-old Manyuchi – who holds the WBC International title – squares off against Mikhaylenko at DIVS Hotel in Yekaterinburg, Russia on May 6 for ...

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BIG BOUT FOR MANYUCHI

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AFTER successfully defending his World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight bronze title twice, Zimbabwean fighter Charles Manyuchi will take the next step in his promising career when he faces Dmitry Mikhaylenko of Russia for the vacant WBC welterweight silver title in May. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotion (OQBP) manager Christopher Malunga told NewsDay Sport yesterday that the fight would ...

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MANYUCHI FACES TOUGH COMEBACK

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HARARE – Although they agreed to reconcile with Charles Manyuchi, Zambian stable Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotion (OQBP) insist the Zimbabwean fighter has a lot of work to do to win their trust again. BY FARAYI MACHAMIRE Manyuchi, last week reunited with the Zambian promoters following lengthy talks instigated by Zimbabwe’s Sports Minister Makhosini Hlongwane. Manyuchi was running the risk of ...

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MAYWEATHER OFFERED “CRAZY NUMBERS” BUT DENIES COMEBACK

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Floyd Mayweather says he has had “crazy numbers” thrown at him to fight again. But despite offers of “nine-figure” sums of money, Mayweather, who retired after his 49th successive victory last September, is not planning a comeback. “As of right now, I am out completely,” said the 38-year-old multiple world champion. “If I do get the itch to come back, ...

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