Boxing

26 Mill. set for National Boxing Championship

Boxing Federation of Tanzania (BFT) Secretary General, Makore Mashaga has said the 2012 National Boxing Championship tournament will use a total of Tsh. 26 Mil. Speaking to In2eastafrica.net yesterday evening in exclusive interview Mashaga said until now 18 Regional teams which will participate in the competition have already confirmed their participation. He said deadline of all teams to report in ...

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Its Cheka vs Nyilawila on September 29

The Tanzanian famous fighter based in Morogoro Region, Francis Cheka will stage into a ‘four cornered platform’ to fight against Kalama Nyilawila on September 29Th, 2012 at PTA Sabasaba-Dar es Salaam. The two boxing giants are facing each other in fighting for belt of Universal Boxing Organization (UBO) in Africa. Speaking about the game, the Coordinator (Promoter), Robert Ekerege said ...

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BFT encourages sponsors to support National Boxing Competition

Different sports stakeholders have been encouraged to appear and support National Boxing Competitions to be held on 15Th September this year. Speaking to In2eastafrica.net reporter in exclusive interview today morning, Boxing Federation of Tanzania (BFT) Secretary General, Makore Mashaga said everything is ready in preparations for the competition but sponsors should also ‘chip in’ to ensure the competition becomes successful. ...

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Matumla surrenders to ‘Mtambo wa Gongo’

After a week of fighting in words, the Tanzanian boxers, Maneno Oswald aka Mtambo wa Gongo and Rashid Matumla ‘Snake Man’ on Sunday staged into a boxing ring at Dar Live in Dar es Salaam. In the ten rounds fight Maneno Oswald ‘Mtambo wa Gongo’ has succeeded to defeat his opponent, Matumla by difference in judges’ points. The fight was ...

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Matumla, Maneno ready for Idd el Fitr fight

Tanzanian long time boxers, Maneno Oswald ‘Mtambo wa Gongo’ and Rashid Matumla will enter in a ‘four cornered platform’ for their fight in Idd el Fitr (tomorrow) at Dar Live Hall in Dar es Salaam. The two boxers had a pre-fight meeting with media today in which every fighter promised to make his opponent retire from boxing. “I assure you ...

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Matumla says he is ready for Idd el Fitr fight

The Tanzanian famous fighter, Rashid Matumla ‘Snake Boy’ has said he is ready for the Idd el Fitr game against Maneno Oswald ‘Mtambo wa Gongo.’ Matumla who is trained at Ilala Camp under former Tanzania’s International boxer, Habibu Kinyogoli said he is very fit for the match. “Maneno will not stop me and I know I will win the fight ...

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Maneno Oswald to face Matumla in ‘Eid el Fitr rematch’

Tanzanian famous boxers Maneno Oswald ‘Mtambo wa Gongo’ and Rashid Matumla ‘Snake Boy’ are expected to fight after the Holy month of Ramadhan at Dar Live Hall in Dar es Salaam. Speaking to Mlimani Radio today, Matumla said it’s a time when boxing fans will enjoy the entertainment after the ‘silent’ month in which most of the entertainments are stopped. ...

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