World Boxing Federation (WBF) Asia Pacific Bantamweight ruler Kenny Demecillo,10-3-1 (7), will make his first title-defense on Saturday December 12 in Davao City, Philippines when he faces the most experienced and accomplished foe of his career in former world champion Edrin Dapudong, 31-6 (19).
Over the past weekend, World Boxing Federation (WBF) President Howard Goldberg took some time out of his busy schedule, and sat down to answer questions about the sanctioning body he has headed for six years now, and the sport of boxing in general.
It was a great evening for professional boxing in South Africa, as Zantsi´s Showtime Boxing Promotions put on a huge bill with no less than three World Boxing Federation (WBF) championship fights on Friday night, August 28, at the Graceland Casino in Secunda.
While meaningless titles of any description seem to be flooding the professional boxing world, simply for the financial gain of sanctioning bodies, the World Boxing Federation (WBF) has decided to go the opposite route in an attempt to reduce the abundance of titles.
In a stunning turn of events, the French Boxing Federation (FFB) belatedly exposed the news releases issued by the team of former WBF womens world flyweight champion Raja Amasheh and the German Boxing Federation (BDB) as blatant hoaxes and leaves the female German fighter looking embarrassed and with egg on her face.
In a sport full of stories, the story of World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Lightweight Champion Nicole Wesner (9-0, 4 KOs) is quite an interesting one. Its not a tale of hardship and turmoil, as is often the case, but rather a story of how it is, as they say, never too late to achieve your goals.
It was a night of upsets at the luxurious Aquincum Hotel in Budapest, as Profibox-Promotion staged a massive World Boxing Federation (WBF) championship triple-header with intriguing all-Hungarian match-ups to close out the year on Monday December 29.
To kick off a busy weekend of World Boxing Federation title fight action, new WBF champions were crowned in Brazil and France on Friday night, December 5, as local fan-favorites fended off tough opposition in impressive performances.
The French Boxing Federation (FFB) now lashed out against the attempted result manipulation of the World Boxing Council in the WBC “Silver”/WBF World unification fight at flyweight between their licenceholder Amira Hamzaoui (who won via split decision) and former champion Raja Amasheh of Germany in Saarbrücken on October 11.
The World Boxing Federation today received the following letter from WBF Womens World Flyweight Champion Amira Hamzaoui, in which she comments for the first time on the recent publications and controversy surrounding her title winning fight against Raja Amasheh, which was also sanctioned by the World Boxing Council for their “silver” title.