Nakathila off to Russia to fight Chuprakov

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NAMPA

Undefeated World Boxing (WBO) Africa Super Featherweight Champion Jeremiah “No Respect” Nakathila and his team left for Ekaterinburg, Russia on Monday for what he said is the biggest fight of his life so far.

Information made available by the Nestor Tobias Sunshine Boxing and Fitness Academy on Tuesday indicates that Nakathila was accompanied by Nestor Tobias, who is his promoter, and trainer Tobias Nashilongo.

Nakathila will fight Evgeny “Happy Gilmore” Chuprakov who is the current WBO European Champion for the vacant WBO Intercontinental Super Featherweight Title on Friday.



Namibia Sevens Rugby can improve: Booysen

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NAMPA

Coach of the Namibia Rugby Sevens, Jurie Booysen said the game has potential to grow in leaps and bounds in Namibia because there is interest.

Speaking to Nampa on Saturday in Swakopmund where the Safland Rugby Sevens Tournament 2016 took place from Friday to Sunday, Booysen said there has always been a lot of interest in Sevens Rugby but it grew after the sport was incorporated into the 2016 Olympics.

He called on rugby authorities here to set up a Rugby Sevens league as a way of training players.



Tyson promises to shine during world title fight

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NAMPA

Welterweight boxer, Bethuel 'Tyson' Uushona is confident that he will win the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) welterweight title when he steps into the ring against Poland’s Rafal Jackiewicz in December.

The fight is scheduled to take place at the Ramatex complex in Windhoek on 03 December 2016.

In his first attempt at the same title in June, the Namibian boxer failed as he lost the fight against Deniz 'El Pistolero' llbay of Germany.



Namibia Sevens Rugby team aim to play Safland finals

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Nampa

The team manager of Namibia’s Sevens Rugby team, Robert Dickson on Tuesday said his team is aiming to reach the finals of the Safland Sevens Rugby Tournament in Swakopmund this weekend.

Speaking at the handover of a donation of N.dollars 175 000 and vehicles by Novel Ford in Windhoek, he said the players are excited and have trained well for this competition.

“We believe that after our impressive performance in the sevens tournament we just played in Kenya, we can make it to the final. It will be fun to play South Africa or Germany in that last match of the competition,” he said.



Irate boxing promoters slam boxing board

Author: 
NAMPA

Three top boxing promoters Tuesday slammed the Namibia Professional Boxing and Wrestling Control Board (NPBWCB) with allegations of favouritism and non-professionalism among the recently appointed board.

At a media briefing, Iron Lady Promotions, Kinda Promotions and the Nestor Tobias Sunshine Boxing and Fitness Academy came out guns blazing, saying the current board appointed in September by Minister of Sports, Youth and National Service, Jerry Ekandjo is acting out of order on various issues.



Dance House Top 10 with DJ Jan

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09. The Dog - Chip in Chip Out
08. Sally Boss Madam - Penga

07. DJ Dozza - House on Fire
06. Makurunganga - Wera
05. Jeiyo ft Gazza - Too Much

04. Msunday - Show Me
03. DJ Siya - Zumba
02. Tate Buti ft DJ Style - Vrr Pa

01. Checkie Nanjebo ft Hil's & Glo - Let's Have Fun



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