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Oosthuizen Loses Title At Scales, Demoted To Undercard

Thomas Oosthuizen is at it again. The unbeaten but oft-troubled light heavyweight showed up more than a full pound above the light heavyweight limit, thus forced to forfeit his IBO title at the scales...Read More

Mzonke Fana Retains WBA Pan-African Title With TKO

Mzonke Fana has retained his WBA Pan-African junior lightweight title by beating Temba Tshicila. The former two-time IBF champion Mzonke stopped Tshicila in the second round of their fight at Qumbu...Read More

Mzoke Fana Set To Return, Still Chases a World Title

Former two-time 130 pound world champion Mzonke Fana is refusing to give up his ambition of winning yet another world title as he continues to fight on despite being clearly past his sell-by date. ...Read More

Eastern European Round-Up: Tatli, Glazewski, Pianeta

Aside from the several major cards during this rich boxing weekend, involving a number of high-profile competitors, there were several local shows in Europe the last couple of days. Also two Russian f...Read More

Mzonke Fana is Ready For Espoo Battle in Finland

AFTER a turbulent reign as the two-time IBF super featherweight champion, South African Mzonke Fana is now content to be used as stepping stone for up and coming stars in their own backyards. Fana ...Read More

Tatli Defends Against Fana on December 7 in Espoo

WBA I/C lightweight champ Edis Tatli, 21-0, will defend the title against South African former double world champ Mzonke Fana, 32-6, December 7 in Espoo (Finland). Fana replaces Argentinian Matias Eze...Read More

Mzonke Fana Shocks Takalani Ndlovu in South Africa

Mdantsane Indoor Centre, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa - Mzonke Fana can, at the age of 39, suddenly be looking forward to a few more profitable fights. And the veteran’s promoters will a...Read More

Fana's Promoter: If Burns Wants It, Make a Better Offer

Former IBF super-featherweight champion Mzonke Fana and WBO champion Ricky Burns’ chances of meeting in a 130lb unification battle earlier this year were scuppered by Burn’s promoter Frank Warren, acc...Read More

Ricky Burns Targets Fana Showdown For October

Ricky Burns could kick off the new boxing season with a showdown against South African Mzonke Fana - if the Scotsman gets his way....Read More

SA Parliament wants Fana reinstated as IBF champion

The South African Parliament on Tuesday called a meeting between the local boxing commission (Boxing South Africa), former IBF world junior lightweight champion Mzonke Fana and top promoter Branco Mil...Read More

Fana's Promoter is Fed Up, Confirms IBF's Stripping

South African promoter Branco Milenkovic has confirmed that the IBF stripped Mzonke Fana of the junior lightweight title. Fana and his manager recently tried to dispute reports of the sanctioning body...Read More

Mzonke Fana Disputing Claims of Being Stripped By IBF

Junior lightweight Mzonke Fana is disputing claims that he was stripped by the International Boxing Federation (IBF). Fana's manager, Mava Mallan, is claiming that nobody from the IBF has advised him,...Read More

Mzonke Fana Stripped Of The IBF 130-Pound Crown

By Jake Donovan - IBF super featherweight titlist Mzonke Fana was stripped of his belt for failure to comply with his mandatory title defense versus Argenis Mendez, Boxingscene.com learned on Thursday...Read More

DiBella Believes Fana Should Be Stripped of IBF Title

IBF junior lightweight champion Mzonke Fana is walking on a thin line. He recently withdrew from his June 11 mandatory defense against Argenis Mendez. In a strange one, Fana claimed that he didn't hav...Read More

Fana Raised Demands For Mendez Bout, Claims Manager

According to manager Butityi Konki, IBF junior lightweight champion Mzonke Fana was looking to get more money for a scheduled defense against mandatory challenger Argenis Mendez. Konki's side of the s...Read More

Argenis Mendez Upset With Mzonke Fana's Withdrawal

Argenis Mendez, the mandatory challenger for the world junior lightweight belt of the International Boxing Federation (IBF), was an angry man after being advised during his ongoing training camp in En...Read More

Fana vs Mendez Title Bout Heads To Brakpan, June 11

IBF super featherweight champion Mzonke Fana (30-4, 12 KOs) will defend his title against mandatory challenger Argenis Mendez (18-1, 9 KOs) on June 11 at Carnival City in Brakpan, South Africa, accord...Read More

Fana's Promoter Pushing For a Burns Unification Clash

IBF super featherweight champion Mzonke Fana and WBO champion Ricky Burns’ chances of meeting in a 130lb unification battle were scuppered by Burn’s promoter Frank Warren, according to the South Afric...Read More

Fana vs Mendez: Argenis is Ready To Capture Gold

Dominican boxer Argenis Mendez, 24-years-old is ready to capture the world junior lightweight of the International Boxing Federation (IBF). On June 11 Mendez (18-1, 9KOs) travels to Johannesburg, Sout...Read More