The International Boxing Federation’s Lightweight World Champion, Richard Oblittey Commey, on Monday presented his title to President Akufo-Addo at the Jubilee House.
George Foreman is mourning his daughter Freeda Foreman after she died at the age of 42.
A chain of thrilling bouts characterized the McDan Amateur Boxing Independence Day edition in Tamale on March 6.
Kamaru Usman believes he was born to fight and on Saturday, the 31-year-old proved it by becoming the first African Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) champion after defeating title-holder Tyron Woodley, at a flagship event in Las Vegas.
Heavyweight contender Luis "King Kong" Ortiz, hoping to earn a rematch with world titleholder Deontay Wilder or a shot at unified titlist Anthony Joshua, was forced to go the distance for a rare time in his career, but he won his third fight in a row as he claimed a unanimous decision against Christian Hammer
Eric Armit on the shocking numbers that reveal the extent of the proliferation of world titles in boxing.
All the three judges scored the bout, 120-107, 118 - 109, 119 – 108, all in favour of the former International Boxing Organisation (IBO) Lightweight Champion.
Former IBF welterweight champion, Joshua Clottey’s publicized return to the ring on March 8 in his homeland, is not motivated by money but rather a hunger to regain the championship, he tells Joy Sports.
Newly crowned IBF Lightweight world champion Richard Commey has stated he’s not scared of WBO Africa Lightweight titleholder Emmanuel Game Boy Tagoe.
Anthony Joshua will fight in the US for the first time when he defends his IBF, WBA and WBO world heavyweight titles against Jarrell Miller on 1 June.
Commey will miss out on a planned fight against Vasiliy Lomachenko due to a right-hand injury.
Richard Commey is the new world IBF lightweight champion.
Richard Commey made his second crack at the vacant IBF lightweight title count, claiming his first world title with a second-round stoppage of Isa Chaniev.
When Richard Commey of Ghana mounts the ring to slug it out with Russia’s Isa Chaniev, it will be a single chorus ringing in his mind. “I need to win this fight on this second attempt, grab this title and become Ghana’s ninth world champion!”
Dogboe lost his WBO World super bantamweight belt to Navarrete.
The boxing fraternity in Ghana has once again been hit with a tough blow following the passing of two key persons - former light heavyweight boxer and trainer Ben Tawiah and Rose Ametefe, an amateur boxing referee and judge.
Bukom Banku has rubbished suggestions that he is running away from his sworn rival Bastie Samir, confirming he will honour a rematch this year.
A last minute injury to Ghana’s Emmanuel ‘Game Boy’ Tagoe has forced the rescheduling of his WBO Africa and IBF lightweight title fight from January 26 to February 23.
Manny Pacquiao retained his WBA world welterweight title with a convincing unanimous points win over Adrian Broner in Las Vegas.
Tyson Fury is entitled to a greater share of the purse for his rematch against heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, says the WBC.
Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa says he "underestimated" Floyd Mayweather but that he had "concerns" before his defeat in an exhibition boxing match on Monday.
The bout scheduled for ten rounds came to an end after Towolawi looking visibly distressed with a suspected injury to his right shoulder failed to respond to the bell for the fourth round.
The Akwamuhene has told boxing champion, Isaac Dogboe to treat his wounds and come back to the boxing ring stronger than before.
World title prospect Richard Commey is brimming with confidence ahead of his IBF World Lightweight title fight against Russian Isa Chaniev on 2 February in Frisco, Texas.
Emmanuel Navarette redefined what it means to go against the script. He wasn't supposed to be the victor. He wasn't supposed to hand Isaac Dogbe a battering. He wasn't supposed to return to Mexico as the new WBO Super Bantamweight champion, at least not on paper and in the mind of Isaac Dogbe and his father Paul.
A lot of blame going on for the Isaac Dogboe loss this weekend. That's normal. When you win, you get praised. You lose, the fault has to be found.
Isaac Dogboe lost his WBO world super bantamweight title on Saturday night, outpointed by Mexico’s Emanuel Navarrete after a brutal encounter in New York.
The WBC has sanctioned a "direct rematch" between heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.
It's a journey that has taken him from Ghana through the UK, Australia, Switzerland and the US, and while the US and a world championship belt appeared to be his destination, Isaac Dogboe has set himself on a new journey- to attempt a feat never achieved by an African boxer.
Tyson Fury's shot at completing a remarkable return to the top of world boxing saw him survive two knockdowns in an enthralling draw with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in Los Angeles.
The much-anticipated McDan Amateur Boxing Farmer’s Day Edition has been called off following the sudden passing of Dema Na Hafiz Abdulai a key member of the organizing team, who is also a sub-chief of Tamale.
Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder's final news conference descended into chaos as they clashed on stage three days before their heavyweight bout in Los Angeles.
The head trainer of Attoh Quarshie Gym, Vincent Akai Nettey, and two of his cornermen have each been handed three-months bans by the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) for their involvement in violence during a WBO Africa bout at the Bukom Boxing Arena on October 13.
Another thrilling night of boxing is beckoning on Boxing Day as two Ghanaians, Obadai Sai and Robert Quaye headline the maiden Don’s Promotions fight night at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra Ghana.
Thrilling bouts and massive entertainment characterized the historic launch of the McDan Amateur Boxing Farmer's Day edition at the Jubilee Park in Tamale on Friday.
Tony Bellew's shot at becoming the first Briton to hold four world titles in a weight division ended in failure as Oleksandr Usyk produced a stunning finish in the eighth round at Manchester Arena.
Boxer Floyd Mayweather will fight kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in Japan on 31 December, after signing a deal with a mixed martial arts company.
Ghana’s Richard Commey finally has a chance to fight for the IBF lightweight title, following Mikey Garcia’s announcement of vacating the title.
Emmanuel “Game Boy” Tagoe won the vacant WBO Africa lightweight title following a unanimous decision victory over Namibian boxer Paulus Moses.
Dogboe will make his second title defence against Emanuel Navarrete on December 8.
Boxing trainer, Vincent Akai Nettey, a.k.a. Washington, who handles, defeated WBO Africa super bantamweight champion, Isaac Sackey has rendered an apology for his behaviour during last Saturday’s fight night at the Bukom Boxing Arena Hall.
Boxer Floyd Mayweather could be open to a bout with Khabib Nurmagomedov after responding to the UFC fighter's challenge by saying: "Get the chequebook out!"
The World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Africa Super Bantamweight fight between defending champion Isaac Sackey and challenger Wasiru Mohammed, turned chaotic as crowd violence ended the night abruptly.
Two bouts of brief showers and not-so-high numbers did little to take away from the explosive fights, fashion parade and musical performances that heralded the maiden Fist of Fury fight night at the Bukom Boxing Arena last Friday.
One of the most refreshing pieces of news boxing wise for Ghana is the long-term contract confirmed between Top Rank Promotions and Isaac ‘Royal Storm’ Dogboe’s Rising Star Africa Promotions.
Isaac Dogboe, the charismatic knockout puncher from Ghana, has signed a long-term promotional agreement with Top Rank, the company announced on Tuesday.
Anthony Joshua delivered a stunning finish to stop Alexander Povetkin and retain his world heavyweight titles at Wembley Stadium.
Ghanaian boxer Duke Micah has launched a tirade of verbal attack against his former trainer Lawrence Carl Lokko.
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez claimed the WBC and WBA world middleweight titles by inflicting a first career defeat on Gennady Golovkin with a gripping points win in their Las Vegas rematch.
Isaac Dogboe feels he is not getting the credit he deserves back home, despite "reviving Ghana boxing."
Isaac Dogboe’s first WBO super bantamweight title defense was on course as he stopped Japanese veteran Hidenori Otake in the first round.
On Saturday night, Isaac Dogboe makes his first defence of the WBO Super-Bantamweight crown he won from Jessie Magdaleno.