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Maduma motivated by underdog role vs. Mitchell this Saturday in UK

MONTREAL (May 26, 2013) – Undefeated world lightweight contender Ghislain “Mani” Maduma (16-0, 10 KOs) has embraced the underdog role for this Saturday’s International Boxing Federation (IBF) title eliminator fight against hometown favorite “Mighty” Kevin Mitchell (37-2, 27 KOs) on the Matchroom Boxing-promoted Carl Froch-George Groves card at famed Wembley Stadium in London.

The 29-year-old Maduma, world rated by the World Boxing Council (WBC) at No. 3 and No. 4 by the IBF, broke his successful Montreal training camp last Friday and headed to Great Britain to fight IBF No. 5-ranked Mitchell for the right to become the mandatory challenger for IBF lightweight champion Miguel Vazquez.

“We had a very, very good training camp to prepare for this big fight,” Maduma said before departing for London. “I’m excited to be fighting in this big event.” Continue reading

Ghislain Maduma is ready to shake up the Lightweight Division

Undefeated lightweight contender, Ghislain “Mani” Maduma (16-0, 10KOs) is potentially one bout away from fighting International Boxing Federation (IBF) Champion, Miguel Vazquez; however, before this happens, he needs to defeat the tough “Mighty” Kevin Mitchell (37-2, 27KOs) in their lightweight title eliminator on May 31st on the undercard of the Carl Froch v. George Groves matchup at Wembley Stadium in London, England. Continue reading

The Pugilist KOrner: Deontay Wilder, Don Chargin, Antonio Orozco, Ghislain Maduma, Glen Tapia, Manuel Avila

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents another two-hour, six guest edition of “The Pugilist KOrner”!!

The exclusive presentation will feature WBC Heavyweight mandatory challenger Deontay Wilder, Hall of Fame matchmaker and promoter Don Chargin, Junior Welterweight prospect Antonio Orozco, Lightweight prospect Ghislain Maduma, Junior Middleweight prospect Glen Tapia, and Super Bantamweight prospect Manuel Avila.

Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506

Starting off tonight’s program will be undefeated WBC Heavyweight mandatory title challenger Deontay Wilder (31-0, 31 KOs). The Bronze Bomber from Tuscaloosa will discuss his plight for Heavyweight supremacy and give the listeners his take on this past Saturday night’s Heavyweight title fight between Bermane Stiverne and Chris Arreola. The 28 year old fighter will also enlighten us about his run-in with internet troll Charlie Zelenoff and how this creepy entanglement became a stark reality. Continue reading

Ghislain Maduma plans to make statement May 31 in London against Mitchell

Nothing has ever been handed to undefeated world lightweight contender Ghislain “Mani” Maduma (16-0, 10 KOs). Unable to get a world title shot, the Congo-born, Montreal fighter is forcing the issue, fighting “Mighty” Kevin Mitchell (37-2, 27 KOs) in his backyard on May 31 in an International Boxing Federation (IBF) title eliminator, on the Matchroom Boxing-promoted Carl Froch-George Groves card at famed Wembley Stadium in London. Continue reading

Ghislain Maduma headlines Feb. 5 PPV in Montreal

OTTAWA, Canada (January 28, 2014) – Undefeated North American Boxing Federation (NABF) lightweight champion Ghislain “Mani” Maduma (15-0, 9 KOs) will make his first NABF title defense Wednesday night, February 5 against Mexican knockout artist John Carlo Aparicio (26-7, 21 KOs), live on pay per view from New City Gas in Montreal, Canada.

Eye Of The Tiger Management (EOTT) will launch its new Boxing Lounge Series with a strong top-to-bottom card, which will be available to watch worldwide as a $19.99 PPV event being streamed in high-definition via www.PunchingGrace.com. Maduma vs. Aparicio will be the 12-round main event and world-class welterweight Antonin Decarie (28-2, 8 KOs) faces Cesar “El Dolar” Chavez (21-5, 9 KOs) in the eight-round co-feature. Continue reading

Maduma climbing world lightweight ladderHeadlines Sept. 6 in Ottawa

OTTAWA, Canada (August 19, 2013) – Undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) Americas lightweight champion Ghislain “Mani” Maduma (14-0, 9 KOs) is climbing the ratings ladder and positioning himself for a future world title shot.  An impressive victory Friday night, September 6, against Mexican invader Fermin De Los Santos (24-13-2, 16 KOs) should get him even closer to his dream.
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