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Newly crowned WBO Interim Super Bantamweight champion, Isaac “Royal Storm” Dogboe paid a courtesy call on the King of the Asante Kin, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II at the Magnificent Manhyia Palace as Otumfuo celebrated his first Akwasidae of the year. The visit was to afford the 23 year old Ghanaian boxer the opportunity to present the Championship belt he won over his Mexican Opponent, Cesar Juarez to Otumfuo and to ask the King to bless him for his future bouts as he seeks to become Ghana’s next World Boxing Champion after great like Azumah Nelson, Ike Quartey and Joshua Clottey.…

America based Ghanaian boxer Frederick “Okunka” Lawson has tipped his Ghanaian fellow Isaac “The Royal Storm” Dobgoe to beat Mexican opponent Cesar Juarez in their tonight’s vacant WBO World super bantamweight title bout at the Bukom Boxing Arena. The orthodox welterweight boxer (Frederick Lawson) who November 2017 defeated Fidel Monterrosa Minoz by a 3rd round submission knockout in an exclusive interview with sportsworldGhana.com on Isaac Dogboe’s mega bout dubbed ‘the battle of the gold coast’ communicated that “With training everything is possible in boxing and in any field of sports one finds himself. But with Isaac Dobgoe, he’s a prospective boxer who…

Ghana’s fast raising boxing star Isaac Dobgoe is highly optimistic he will strip his compatriot Cesar Juarez beer in their highly anticipated showdown tomorrow’s at the Kukom Boxing Arena. “Juarez came with nothing and will go empty,” Dogboe bragged with confidence at the five(5) star Kimpinski Gold Coast Hotel in Accra as the two weighed in preparation of their bout. The pugilists claimed up the scale with psychological boldness as Dogboe took the lead to weigh,tipping the scale by 121.6Ibs while Juarez came in at 121.4Ibs. Juarez also chided when handed the podium, saying “I’m very delighted to be in Ghana,with my…

Anthony Joshua is waiting to hear if he could be forced to give up one of his two world heavyweight titles without losing it in the ring. Wladimir Klitschko appears ready to invoke a rematch clause to face Joshua later this year which would force the Nigerian-born to give up the IBF title he won against Charles Martin if the boxing authorities rule he has to take on his mandatory challenger Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev next. But Joshua’s promotor Eddie Hearn is lobbying for Joshua to be allowed to fight Klitschko for both the WBC and IBF titles with the winner…

Veteran Ghanaian boxer Charles “The Crusader” Adamu, will return to the ring on Saturday, June 17, to take on Erik Nazaryan in a Light Heavyweight contest in Belgium. The 39-year old who has been away from the boxing lime light for close to five years, is expected to use the fight to revive his career. With a record of 28 wins and nine losses without a draw, the Ghanaian is keen on bringing back his career on the right path, having previously been touted as one of the country’s most promising fighters. The former bronze medalist at the Kuala Lumpur…

Ghanaian Boxing Legend, Azumah “ZumZum” Nelson has reiterated that he is not interested in becoming the next President of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA). The renowned world boxing Hall of famer has widely been tipped to replace incumbent President Peter Zwenes when the GBA goes to congress to elect new leaders later this year having played a significant role in the growth of the sports in the country. But Speaking in an interview, the former WBC Super featherweight Champion, ruled himself out of the contest insisting that there are better ways he can help Ghana boxing attain higher heights. According…

Ghanaian Boxing sensation, Isaac Dogboe (16-0-10Kos) will be hoping for another glorious night when he mounts the ring on April 1 at the Bukom Boxing Arena against fellow Ghanaian Edward Kambasi (5-7-2KOs). Nick Named “The Royal Storm”, Dogboe will be fighting on the card bill together by HeMann Promotions which has been dubbed as ‘Azumah Nelson Fight Night.’ The 22 year-old undefeated boxer was billed to challenge Jessie Magdaleno for the latter’s WBO super bantamweight belt on April 22nd in U.S.A. But that fight has hit snag after the American ducked the Ghanaian for Adeilson Dos Santos of Mexico. Dogboe…