Boxing News

Botha-Williams Update

A proposed boxing match between former world title challenger Frans Botha and rugby star Sonny Bill Williams could be in jeopardy. Botha and Williams are slated to meet in Brisbane, Australia on November 24, but Williams has sustained an injury last weekend that could torpedo the match. As a boxer the 27-year-old Williams, has compiled a 5-0, 3 KOs record since making his pro debut in 2009, while continuing his rugby career. He won the New Zealand heavyweight title in his last fight. The 44-year-old Botha is 48-8-3 with 29 KOs.

    Help Support®

    For 18 years,® has delivered daily boxing news to fight fans around the globe. From the beginning, we have always kept Fightnews free to our readers and relied on advertiser support. Anyway, the Miami Herald, The Guardian, and Wikipedia among others have been using the “crowdfunding” revenue model, so we thought we’d test it too.

    Please consider helping out. You’re not obligated to, but even a $1 pledge would really help. And if we reach our goal, we plan to upgrade our server and maybe even nuke the ads altogether. Wouldn’t that be nice?

    world boxing association

    world boxing council

    boxing news tips

    philly boxing history

    All contents copyright 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 by Freitag Marketing Services, LLC.
    The information on this site cannot be reused without written permission.