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ASIAN CHAMP CHALLENGES MANYUCHI

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CHARLES MANYUCHI’S handlers have finalised talks with Uzbekistan’s Qudratilo Abduqaxorov in a deal that will see the Zimbabwean World Boxing Council silver welterweight champion defend his title in Singapore come February 2017.The 26-year-old Manyuchi was scheduled for a rematch with Russia’s Dmitry Mikhaylenko but The Sunday Mail Sport can reveal that he will instead face Asian champ Abduqaxorov. By Langton ...

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FROM GENERAL HAND TO WORLD CHAMP

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International boxing champion Charles Manyuchi broke down as he revealed how he used to have to steal sugar cane from the estate he worked on as a general hand just to have something to eat before going to bed.The World Boxing Council silver welterweight champ last week visited Masvingo to donate boxing equipment as well as pay homage to his ...

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MANYUCHI PLANNING FOR LIFE AFTER BOXING

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BOXING superstar Charles Manyuchi has already started planning for his life after hanging his gloves. BY HENRY MHARA The World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight champion has acquired a significant fortune in the last few years, having won world titles. While Manyuchi’s net worth could not be established, he has racked in some dollars including the $50 000 he was ...

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MUCHAPONDWA EYES BRITISH BOXING TITLE

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United Kingdom-based Zimbabwe boxing sensation Tamuka Muchapondwa (pictured right) will be hoping to further boost his chances of challenging for the highly coveted British welterweight title when he takes on Northern Irishman Paddy Gallagher in a crucial title eliminator next month. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Muchapondwa (23), who has racked in 15 straight wins, including four knockouts since turning pro in ...

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MANYUCHI TIPPED TO SCOOP ANSA

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BOXING superstar, Charles Manyuchi is the favourite to win this year’s Annual National Sports Awards (Ansa) Sportsperson of the Year, after a remarkable year, where he won the World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight silver title. BY HENRY MHARA The Sports and Recreation Commission, who are organisers of the event, have started calling for nominations of athletes from sports associations, with ...

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MANYUCH KNOCKS OUT COLOMBIAN IN 2 MINUTES AND 42 SECONDS

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Zimbabwe’s golden boy Charles Manyuchi turned on a boxing masterclass, in his homecoming show late last night, to knock out his Colombian opponent Jose Agustin Julio Feria in just 2 minutes and 42 seconds in this World Council Boxing sanctioned non-title fight at Harare International Conference Centre. By Robson Sharuko Zimbabwe boxing superstar, Charles Manyuchi (right), connects with a thunderous ...

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I WANT TO TEACH FERIA A LESSON: MANYUCHI

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Zimbabwean World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight champion, Charles Manyuchi has taunted his Colombian opponent, Jose Agustin Julio Feria ahead of their non-title fight set for the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) on Friday night. BY MUNYARADZI MADZOKERE Speaking at a Press conference organised by the Sports and Recreation ministry at Munhumutapa Building yesterday, Manyuchi referred to a much senior ...

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MANYUCHI OPPONENT PROMISES UPSET

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CHARLES Manyuchi’s opponent in Friday’s non-title fight, Jose Agustin Julio Feria from Colombia, arrived in the country yesterday, warning he is here to cause an upset. BY HENRY MHARA Their eight-round fight is the main attraction on the night, where there are eight other matches including the WBC title fight between Malawian boxer, Agness Mtimaukanena Mwando and Zambian Lolitha Muzeya ...

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NON-TITLE FIGHT FOR MANYUCHI

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CHARLES Manyuchi’s handlers Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) finally buckled under pressure and revealed the identity of the Zimbabwean boxing superstar’s opponent for next week’s much-anticipated fight set for the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC). BY HENRY MHARA The 26-year-old World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight champion was expected to face Martin Damien in a voluntary defence title fight, but ...

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MANYUCHI FIGHT MYSTERY DEEPENS

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JOURNALISTS who attended yesterday’s Press conference called by Charles Manyuchi’s handlers Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) to give an update on the Zimbabwean boxing superstar’s highly-anticipated World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight voluntary title defence match on October 14, left the event disappointed after the promoters refused to reveal the identity of the boxer’s challenger, amid fears that the fight ...

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