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British Super Middleweight Champ Andre Thysse Dies at 52

British Tremendous Middleweight Champ Andre Thysse Dies at 52 By Robert Brizel, Head Actual Fight Media Boxing Correspondent  Germinston,Gauteng, South Africa (July 23, 2021)–  Former Commonwealth British Empire and South African Tremendous Middleweight champion Andre Thysse turned one more boxing statistic of the pandemic when he died of COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus on July 22, 2021, […]

Travis Fulton, 396 Bout MMA Champion and Pro Boxer, Dies By Suicide at 44 in Jail

Ironman Travis Fulton, 396 Bout MMA Champion and Professional Boxer, Dies By Suicide at 44 Waterloo, Iowa (July twelfth, 2021)– Travis “The Ironman” Fulton, of Waterloo, Iowa, who holds the all-time report of 325 Blended Martial Arts sanctioned bouts, 75 professional boxing bouts, and one professional naked knuckles bout, probably the most mixture sanctioned bouts […]

IBF World Super Bantamweight Champion Lehlo Ledwaba Dies in South Africa at Age 49

IBF World Tremendous Bantamweight Champion Lehlo Ledwaba Dies in South Africa at Age 49 By Robert Brizel, Head Actual Fight Media Boxing Correspondent Gauteng, South Africa (July sixth, 2021)– Former Worldwide Boxing Federation World Tremendous Bantamweight champion Lehlohonolo Benedict “Lehlo” Ledwaba of Meadowlands, Gauteng, South Africa, who held the IBF world title between 1999 and […]

Manny Pacquiao pays tribute as breakthrough foe Lehlo Ledwaba, 49, dies

July third, 2021 HBO Just a little-known Manny Pacquiao stepped in at late discover in 2001 to face reigning IBF super-bantamweight champion Lehlo Ledwaba. That night time was historic. Pacquaio scored a sixth-round stoppage in a breakthrough victory that sparked an unbelievable record-breaking affinity with Las Vegas and the US. Ledwaba, who fought solely seven […]

WBA Super Bantamweight Champion Sergio Palma of Argentina Dies at 65

WBA Tremendous Bantamweight Champion Sergio Palma of Argentina Dies at 65 By Robert Brizel, Head Actual Fight Media Boxing Correspondent Mar De La Plata, Argentina (July 1st, 2021)– Former World Boxing Affiliation World Tremendous Bantamweight champion Sergio Victor Palma has died at age 65 on June 28, 2021, in Mar De La Plata, Argentina, after […]

Cildo Evasco, international boxing referee, dies aged 50

CILDO Evasco, a three-star worldwide referee and choose, died on Friday morning after a lingering sickness, the Affiliation of Boxing Alliances within the Philippines (Abap) mentioned. He was 50 years previous. Evasco was a revered ring official who labored quite a few main worldwide boxing competitions, the most recent of which have been the Olympic […]

Blackpool Rock, British Heavyweight Champion Brian London Who Fought Ali, Dies at 87

Blackpool Rock, British Heavyweight Champion Brian London Who Fought Ali, Dies at 87 By Robert Brizel, Head Actual Fight Media Boxing Correspondent British Commonwealth Heavyweight Champion Brian Sidney Harper London, identified professionally as Brian London, “The Blackpool Rock”, who fought Floyd Patterson and Muhammad Ali for the World Heavyweight title however was unsuccessful, has died […]

Former Top Heavyweight Contender Bernardo Mercado Dies of Cardiac Arrest at 69

Former Prime Heavyweight Contender Bernardo Mercado Dies of Cardiac Arrest at 69 By Robert Brizel, Head Actual Fight Media Boxing Correspondent  Former primary heavyweight contender Bernardo Mercado of Columbia, who knocked out Trevor Berbick and Earnie Shavers to achieve the quantity heavyweight contender place in March 1980, solely to lose to Leon Spinks and Randall […]