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Zolani Tete Accuses Naoya Inoue of Ducking Him

YET another high profile boxer has sidestepped fiery WBO bantamweight champion Zolani Tete. This time it is Japanese star Naoya Inoue who has decided to seek a title in another direction rather than c...Read More

Zolani Tete: Belfast Fans Know I'm The Man To Beat Ryan Burnett

With just under two months until his return to Belfast, Zolani Tete is excited to put on another show at the SSE Arena. On April 21st, the WBO World Bantamweight Champion meets experienced Argentine O...Read More

Frank Warren Talks Anthony Yarde, Daniel Dubois York Hall Card

A FEW OF our fighters will get to chalk off a goal on their boxing bucket list this weekend when they are given the opportunity to shine at London’s venerable old York Hall. With Anthony Yarde, Daniel...Read More

Zolani Tete-Omar Narvaez Finalized For Frampton-Donaire Card

Zolani Tete will make the second defence of his WBO Bantamweight World Championship against Omar Andres Narvaez on the blockbuster Frampton v Donaire bill at Belfast’s SSE Arena on Saturday 21st April...Read More

Zolani Tete vs. Omar Narvaez Added To Frampton-Donaire

AS previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Zolani Tete's mandatory WBO world bantamweight title defence has been rescheduled for April 21 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Tete (26-3, 21 Kos) will defend ...Read More

Omar Narvaez To Stay Busy For Zolani Tete, Fights in Argentina

Former two division world champion Omar Narvaez (47-2-2, 25 KOs) will stay busy, as he booked a fight for this coming Saturday night in Puerto Madryn, Argentina. He will go against Jesus Vargas (16-1...Read More

Frank Warren Cancels February 10 Card After Numerous Issues

A decision has been made to cancel the event scheduled to take place on Saturday 10th February at the Copper Box Arena after recent changes to the card diminished its strength. Last week WBO World Ban...Read More

Frank Warren Confirms Tete is Out, 2/10 Show Moves Forward

A calf injury has forced Zolani Tete to postpone his WBO World Bantamweight title defence against Omar Narvaez. Tete, 29, was due to defend his crown at London’s Copper Box Arena on Saturday 10th Febr...Read More

Zolani Tete Suffers Injury, Narvaez Clash Pushed Back To April

ZOLANI Tete’s highly anticipated WBO world bantamweight title defence against Argentinean Omar Narvaez has been postponed after the South African suffered an injury in training. According to Tete’s ma...Read More

Frank Warren Very Willing To Make Zolani Tete vs. Naoya Inoue

Promoter Frank Warren has revealed that he is open to making a fight between Zolani Tete and Naoya Inoue, stating he would "sign up for it in a heartbeat". At the weekend, two-weight World Champion In...Read More

Zolani Tete vs. Omar Narvaez Feb 10 Undercard Update

Frank Warren enjoyed a successful year in boxing in 2017, having linked up with BT Sport. The Hall Of Fame promoter, who heads up Queensberry Promotions, put on 11 shows on the channel last year. And ...Read More

Naoya Inoue Embraces 118 Move, Will Be in Line For Zolani Tete

“The opponents are interesting” is how WBO super flyweight boss Naoya Inoue described the current options at the 118lb bantamweight division. The comments were made after another dominant Inoue perfor...Read More

Zolani Tete is Very Willing To Face Naoya Inoue

Zolani Tete says he is willing to take on unbeaten two-weight world champion Naoya Inoue should he move up in weight. Inoue defends his 115lb world title against Yoan Boyeaux this weekend in Japan, bu...Read More

Tete, Dubois, Yarde, Skeete Return on February 10

The bumper ‘UNTOUCHABLES’ card at the Olympic Park venue will feature Anthony Yarde, Daniel Dubois, Bradley Skeete and WBO World Bantamweight Champion Zolani Tete, as they each seek to entice their el...Read More

Zolani Tete vs. Omar Narvaez Deal Reached, February Date Eyed

The World Boxing Organization has announced that a planned purse bid has been canceled for the ordered fight between WBO bantamweight champion Zolani Tete and mandatory challenger Omar Narvaez. Accord...Read More

Hearn Explains Why Burnett vs. Tete Will Not Happen - For Now

Eddie Hearn, promoter of IBF, WBA bantamweight champion Ryan Burnett (18-0, 9 KOs), has no issue being a bad guy with the fans - when he explains why his fighter will not have a unification with WBO c...Read More

Zolani Tete Explains Record Breaking Knockout, The Aftermath

NEW world record holder Zolani Tete on Monday arrived to a hero's welcome at his home in East London, South Africa following his 11 seconds knockout win over Siboniso Gonya in Belfast on Saturday. Tet...Read More

Frank Warren on Frampton's Win, Tete's Big KO, Conlan's Loss

THE PACKED HOUSE at the hugely atmospheric SSE Arena in Belfast were treated to something of a variety show on Saturday night. We saw a bit of history being made with a sledgehammer right hook bringin...Read More

Zolani Tete Dares Ryan Burnett To Get in The Ring, Unify Belts

Fresh from breaking the world record for the fast ever KO in a World Title fight, Zolani Tete is in the hunt for a unification. Ryan Burnett currently holds the WBA 'Super' and IBF Bantamweight Titles...Read More

Weekend Review: Zolani Tete's Stock Rises, Frampton Wins Tough

OK, Frampton didn’t look like the biggest winner in his unanimous-decision victory over Horacio Garcia on Saturday in Belfast, Northern Ireland, his first fight since he lost his rematch with Leo Sant...Read More