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MYSTERY SURROUNDS MANYUCH FIGHT

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HUGE uncertainty surrounds Charles Manyuchi’s highly-anticipated World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight voluntary title defence scheduled for the Harare International Conference in a fortnight. BY HENRY MHARA The 26-year-old is set to fight Colombian Jose Agustin Julio Feria on October 14, in his first major bout in front of his home crowd. He was initially supposed to face Damien Martin, ...

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MANYUCHI SILVER WELTERWIGHT TITLE DEFENCE DATE SET

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Charles Manyuchi’s World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight mandatory title defence fight has been set for November 18, where he will face Russian boxer Dmitry Mikhaylenko in a rematch. BY HENRY MHARA Manyuchi’s handlers, Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) were yesterday not forthcoming in confirming the date and the opponent, but media reports from the European country suggest that the ...

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MANYUCHI TITLE DEFENCE SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE UNVEILED

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THE Minister of Sports and Recreation Makhosini Hlongwane on Thursday officially launched the WBC Championship sponsorship package of Zimbabwe’s celebrated boxing icon, Charles Manyuchi at Rainbow Towers in Harare. By Tongai Mwenje Manyuchi, who became the WORLD Boxing Council (WBC) Silver Champion in May this year when he defeated Russian Dmitry Mikhaylenko in his own backyard, will be fighting at ...

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RACISM SAGA: NO HARD FEELINGS, SAYS BULAWAYO BOMBER

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South Africa-based Zimbabwean cage fighter Elvis Moyo says he has no hard feelings towards stripped former Extreme Fighting Championship (EFC) heavyweight champion Danie van Heerden, who likened him to an ape.By Ricky Zililo Moyo, whose ring name is “The Bulawayo Bomber”, said van Heerden, whom he had engaged in a fiery war of words before, promising to hospitalise him in ...

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MANYUCHI, MARTIN FIGHT TO BE RESCHEDULED AGAIN

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CHARLES Manyuchi’s World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight silver title voluntary defence fight against Frenchman Damien Martin set for October 14 at the Harare International Conference (HICC) could be rescheduled again to a later date after, it emerged that the proposed venue will not be available on the night. BY HENRY MHARA The fight was initially set for September 30 at ...

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MANYUCHI FIGHT MOVED

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THE much-anticipated WBC title fight between local boxing superstar Charles Manyuchi and Frenchman Damien Martin, which had been set for the Harare International Conference Centre at the end of the month, has been moved to October 14. BY SPORTS CORRESPONDENT Oriental Quarry Boxing Promotions, who are handling the bout, told journalists at a Press conference in Harare yesterday about the ...

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THAT TROUBLESOME INDEX FINGER!

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A RECURRING index finger injury, suffered on his right hand about three years ago, is haunting Charles Manyuchi once again as the World Boxing Council silver welterweight champion prepares to defend his title on home soil. By Langton Nyakwenda The 26-year-old Manyuchi, fresh from a lackadaisical non-title win over Tanzania’s Deogratias Samwell, will put his WBC silver belt on the ...

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MANYUCHI WINS IN WARM UP FIGHT

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ZIMBABWE boxing superstar Charles Manyuchi warmed up to his bout against Frenchman Damien Martin with an easy win against Tanzanian Samuel Deogratias in a fight that took place in Zambia on Saturday. BY SPORTS REPORTER According to Zambian media reports the WBC international silver champion Charles Manyuchi beat Deoogratias via a unanimous point decision in what appeared to be a ...

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MANYUCHI HINTS AT MIKHAYLENKO REMATCH

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WORLD Boxing Council silver welterweight champion, Charles Manyuchi has hinted on a possible rematch with Russian boxer, Dmitry Mikhaylenko for his title defence. BY HENRY MHARA The Zimbabwean boxing superstar defeated Mikhaylenko on points before a capacity 27 000 crowd at the DVS Hockey Arena in Ekaterinburg, Russia, to claim the title. In a post on his Facebook page yesterday, ...

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MANYUCHI GETS BACK TO BUSINESS

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Zimbabwean prize fighter Charles Manyuchi ( pictured) wants to shed 9kg in the next two weeks as the World Boxing Council silver welterweight champion begins preparations for his maiden home bout as a professional. By Langton Nyakwenda Manyuchi is expected in Zambia tomorrow to commence camp ahead of his WBC title defence against Damien Martin of France at the Harare ...

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