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Mchunu vs. Oosthuizen Back in Play After Mike Perez Withdraws

If nothing is quite what it seems in boxing, the latest turn of events will confirm this to be true. Mike Perez has withdrawn from his fight against Thabiso Mchunu in favour of a big-money offer in Eu...Read More

Oosthuizen Jailed on Drugs Charge, Mchunu Fight is Now Off

Almost predictably, Tommy Oosthuizen’s ambition to return to the ring has been put on ice. The troubled former IBO champion is in jail on a drugs charge and is due to appear in court on March 19. One ...Read More

Tommy Oosthuizen vs. Thabiso Mchunu Set For July 23

The intriguing on-again off-again fight between southpaw sluggers Tommy Oosthuizen and Thabiso Mchunu is back on. Despite Golden Gloves’ previous hesitation to make the fight, promoter Rodney Berman s...Read More

Bejenaru Decisions Mchunu, O'Connor Shocks Gonzalez

Last night, Joe DeGuardia's Star Boxing presented another rendition of the "Slugfest at The Sun" series at the Mohegan Sun arena in Uncasville, CT. The card was headlined by Crusierweights Constantin ...Read More

Constantin Bejenaru vs. Thabiso Mchunu - Undercard Information

On November 25th, Joe DeGuardia's Star Boxing is bringing fireworks to Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. In the co-feature bout, Danny "El Gallo" Gonzalez (Woodhaven NY, 14-0 5KOs) puts his undefeated re...Read More

News: Potapov vs. Narvaez, Bejenaru vs. Mchunu, Allen, More

WBO #2-ranked Russian bantamweight Nikolai Potapov is in Detroit, finalizing preparations for his long-awaited showdown with WBO #1-ranked Omar Narvaez of Argentina. The pair will meet for a 12-round ...Read More

Berman in Talks With DiBella To Promote Lerena, Mbenge

CAPE TOWN – Rodney Berman is working out a deal with United States promoter Lou DiBella to jointly promote Kevin “Two Guns” Lerena and Thulani Mbenge. America is the frontier all promoters want to bre...Read More

Simphiwe Khonco Retains IBO Belt, Thabiso Mchunu Beats Muller

At Emperors Palace near Kempton Park in South Africa, Simphiwe Khonco retained his IBO strawweight belt for the second time with a lopsided twelve round unanimous decision over Filipino Lito Dante. Th...Read More

Thabiso Mchunu, Johnny Muller Ready For Crossroads Battle

JOHANNESBURG – Boxing fans are in for some absorbing action at Emperors Palace on Saturday when Golden Gloves presents an African Boxing Union cruiserweight clash featuring Thabiso Mchunu and Johnny M...Read More

Thabiso Mchunu vs. Johnny Muller Showdown on June 10

JOHANNESBURG – If Thabiso Mchunu believes he’s fighting the same old Johnny Muller at Emperors Palace on June 10, he’s got another thing coming. By Muller’s own reckoning, he’s hitting harder than eve...Read More

Oleksandr Usyk Drops Mchunu Three Times For KO in Nine

The Forum, Inglewood, California - Making his American debut, Olympic gold medal winner Oleksandr Usyk (11-0, 10KOs) scored three knockdowns to stop Thabiso Mchunu (17-3, 11KOs) in the ninth round to ...Read More

Photos: Usyk vs. Mchunu, Diaz vs. Garcia - Official Weigh-In

Ukraine’s Oleksandr Usyk (10-0, 9 KOs) weighed 199.6 pounds for the third fight HBO will televise Saturday night, a 12-round defense of Usyk’s WBO world cruiserweight title. Usyk’s opponent, South Afr...Read More

Hopkins, Smith Weigh 174; Smith: This ‘Common Man’ Beats His Ass

Joe Smith’s message after he and Bernard Hopkins weighed in at 174 pounds apiece Friday was simple. “I’m just gonna show that I am common,” said Smith (22-1, 18 KOs), who works as a laborer on Long Is...Read More

Photos: Usyk-Mchunu, Shabranskyy-Barrera, Diaz-Garcia Presser

In addition to Hopkins and Smith, Jr., co-main event fighters Joseph "Jojo" Diaz, Jr. (22-0, 13 KOs) and Horacio Garcia (30-1-1, 21 KOs) who will fight for Diaz, Jr.'s NABF Featherweight Title; and Ol...Read More

Usyk: I Want Several Titles, By 2018 I Think I'll Be at Heavyweight

Usyk: I Want Several Titles, By 2018 I Think I'll Be at Heavyweight

By Thomas Gerbasi - For anyone else, it might be a traumatic experience. For Oleksandr Usyk, going 12 rounds for the first time in just his 10th professional fight after winning each of his previous n...Read More

Usyk Ensuring Kovalev is Fully Prepared To Shock Andre Ward

To prepare for an Olympic gold medal winner, Sergey Kovalev enlisted the services of another Olympic gold medal winner. WBO cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk is helping Kovalev prepare for the upc...Read More

Usyk Vows To Make a Statement To HBO Fans With Mchunu

Newly crowned World Boxing Organization Cruiserweight Champion, Oleksandr Usyk, (10-0, 9 KOs) of Kiev, Ukraine will make his highly anticipated United States debut in his first title defense against w...Read More

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Thabiso Mchunu in Play For Hopkins-Smith

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Oleksandr Usyk (10-0, 9 KOs) was hunting for a viable opponent for an undercard position on the upcoming event featuring a light heavyweight battle between B...Read More

Thabiso Mchunu Inks Pact With Berman, Eyes Title Shot

In one of the biggest moves in local boxing in 2015, Golden Gloves has secured the services of cruiserweight contender Thabiso Mchunu. The popular southpaw will make his Golden Gloves bow on a loca...Read More

Mchunu vs. Makabu: B-Scene Staff Predictions

Possibly the best fight of the weekend is one that is not available to stateside fans, which is fitting since it takes place in a division largely ignored by American networks. Streaking cruiserwe...Read More