Boxing

Boxing

  • Boxing Board reps oversteps boundry

    Ce­cil Forde, pres­i­dent of the T&T Box­ing As­so­ci­a­tion (TT­BA) has de­clared war on the T&T Box­ing Board of Con­trol (TTB­BC), be­ing led by At­tor­ney Bar­ry Ish­mael, af­ter a Youth Train­ing Cen­tre (YTC) card which was sanc­tioned by the TT­BA, was stopped by TTB­BC rep­re­sen­ta­tives on Sat­ur­day who de­clared the ring un­suit­able for com­pe­ti­tion. Yes­ter­day…

  • Dog fight

    MANAGER Buxo Potts wants Sheldon Lawrence to “bring out the dog” when he meets fellow T&T boxer Nigel Edwards for the WBC Fecabox super-middleweight title tonight at Daisy Voisin hub, opposite Irwin Park, Siparia. Lawrence, 29, has eight wins and just one controversial loss—suffered in Jamaica—while Edwards, eight years older, is unbeaten in 10…

  • Potts punches back

    Boxing promoter/manager Boxu Potts announced on Tuesday that he has issued a pre-action protocol letter against Citadel Limited, owners of radio station I95.5 FM and its talk-show host and sports commentator Andre E Baptiste. Attorney-at-Law Egon N Embrack of the Noel House Law Chambers, 30 Gordon Street, Port-of-Spain, acting on behalf of Potts, is…