Articles tagged 'charles manyuchi'

Manyuchi to host international boxing tourney 7 September 2018 HARARE - Former World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight champion Charles Manyuchi is set to host an international tournament in Chivhu tomorrow courtesy of his academy. The Charles Manyuchi Sports Academy in partnership with Great Zimbabwe University (GZU) will tomorrow evening present ...
Manyuchi sponsor pulls out 25 January 2018 HARARE - Boxing superstar Charles Manyuchi’s world appeared to crumble yesterday after his local principal sponsors Mr T35 announced yesterday that they were terminating their seven-year marriage in sport although the motive behind remains veiled in obscurity. The local firm which specialises ...
Manyuchi set for comeback 13 December 2017 HARARE - Former World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight champion Charles Manyuchi has been afforded an opportunity to redeem himself after his handlers at Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) won the right to challenge for the belt once again. Manyuchi had been the welterweight champion ...
Mbare boxing tourney dates moved 25 November 2017 HARARE – The King of Ring Ghetto Explosion boxing tournament which was scheduled for this month has since been moved to next month, organisers of the tournament Deltaforce Boxing Academy have revealed. Initially, the event was scheduled to take place today at the Mbare Netball Complex but will...
Manyuchi, Abduqaxorov trade exchanges 1 March 2017 HARARE - Champion Charles Manyuchi and Qudratillo Abduqaxorov have lit the torch paper for this month’s World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight showdown in Singapore. Manyuchi is set to defend his title against an unbeaten Abduqaxorov on March 25 with the two already exchanging pre-matc...
Manyuchi preps on course 2 October 2016 HARARE - Preparations for Charles Manyuchi’s World Boxing Council (WBC) silver welterweight voluntary title defence fight at home is well on course, his manager at Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) Chris Malunga has said. Manyuchi, whose maiden WBC-sanctioned match is scheduled for Ha...
Hero's welcome for Manyuchi 10 May 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwean boxer Charles Manyuchi arrived back home yesterday to a hero's welcome after winning the World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight (silver) title against Dmitry Mikhaylenko in Russia on Friday night. The 26-year-old won the bout via a unanimous decision after all three judges...
Congratulations Manyuchi 9 May 2016 EDITOR — Well done to Charles Manyuchi (pictured)  our hyper-active, lethal and stinging boxing icon who has left the world in awe and his victim Russian Dmitry Mikhaylenko in shock and agony. As he broke the Russian's unbeaten record, he showed that it's not about pigment factor but his immen...
Hail King Manyuchi 8 May 2016 HARARE - Following Zimbabwean boxer Charles Manyuchi's remarkable win on Friday night, Sports minister Makhosini Hlongwane yesterday revealed he “could not hold back the tears” adding the boxer “has what it takes to be the best”. Manyuchi created a new chapter in the boxing world after beating...
D-Day for Manyuchi 6 May 2016 HARARE - Almost 10 months after his last fight, Charles Manyuchi will have to shrug off some rust when he takes on Russian Dmitry Mikhaylenko tonight in Ekateringburg. Manyuchi, who is the current WBC international champion, takes on Mikhaylenko at the DIVS arena for the WBC Silver title left ...
SRC in bungling storm 18 December 2015 HARARE - The 2015 Annual National Sports Awards (Ansa) degenerated into further controversy yesterday after it emerged Helen Costa took home a trophy monogrammed ‘2015 Sportsperson of the Year Charles Manyuchi’. The Ms Universe Figure Hellen Costa had been crowned Sportsperson of the Year at t...
Mugabe hands Manyuchi $50 000 31 July 2015 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe yesterday made light work of the criticism his government has faced over its neglect of successful boxer – Charles Manyuchi – when he handed over $50 000 cash reward to the pugilist who successfully defended his World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight title earlie...
Manyuchi's big day 30 July 2015 HARARE - Charles Manyuchi will finally get recognition from Zimbabweans when President Robert Mugabe hosts a banquet for the World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight champion at State House today. Since turning professional in 2009, Manyuchi has been slowly rising in the welterweight ranks culm...
A sporting hero we have shunned 25 July 2015 HARARE - As Zimbabweans, we have a propensity for claiming glory when we have contributed very little to that success. Take for example the way we have treated boxer Charles Manyuchi in his professional boxing career that spans 23 fights. Last weekend, Manyuchi successfully defended his Wor...
'Sky is the limit for Manyuchi' 21 July 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwean boxer Charles Manyuchi’s father and trainer Ottis Manyuchi is confident his son will continue to scale greater heights within the sport. Manyuchi successfully defended his World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight title when he stopped Italian Gianluca Freeza in Venice on Sat...
Manyuchi rearing to go 21 October 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwean boxer Charles Manyuchi says he cannot afford to lose his WBC international bantamweight title to Colombia’s David Navaro when the two pugilists trade leather on November 2. Manyuchi, who knocked out Ghana’s Patrick Allotey to win the WBC title last March, is set to fight Na...
Manyuchi WBC fight postponed 3 January 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe welterweight champion Charles Manyuchi’s WBC fight against Ghanaian Patrick Allotey has been postponed to March 15 after his Zambian counterpart Catherine Phiri’s opponent pulled out of the January 25 bout. Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) operations manager Chris M...
Manyuchi to challenge for WBC World title 15 November 2013 HARARE - African Boxing Union champion Charles Manyuchi is set to challenge for the prestigious World Boxing Council (WBC) title when he fights Ghanaian Patrick Allotey on January 26. The Masvingo-based pugilist said he is ready to go beyond the African continent and conquer the world. “Fig...
Manyuchi decries state of Zim boxing 28 July 2013 HARARE - It is said that a prophet is never recognised in his own land. The phrase aptly describes the situation which Zimbabwe s African Boxing Union (Abu) welterweight champion Charles Manyuchi is facing.Last month, the Masvingo pugilist knocked out Burkina Faso champion Patrice Sou Toke to cla...