The IBF has approved an Eliminator for the jr. featherweight division between Takalani Ndlovu VS Kiko Martinez. The bout is scheduled for Sept. 25, 2009 at the NASREC Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Hall of Fame boxing promoter Don Chargin has announced that he has signed junior welterweight Humberto “Tito” Trinidad Ramos (10-0, 7 KOs) to an advisor contract.
Heavyweight Shane “Mountain Warrior” Cameron has been given the all clear by surgeon Tim Tasman-Jones to begin punching ahead of his October 3 bout with David Tua at Mystery Creek Events Centre in Hamilton, New Zealand. In his last fight, Cameron suffered three fractures in his right hand that required surgery.