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Hammer Wins Third World Boxing Fe
It didn’t happen the way she would have preferred, but Germany’s Christina Hammer dethroned reigning World Boxing Federation Womens World Super Welterweight Champion Anne Sophie Mathis from France on Saturday...
  read story                                                                                                  July 27 2014 | By: Clive Baum
   
Q & A: International Champ Farid Ch...
Current World Boxing Federation International Light Welterweight Champion Farid Chebabha from France entered the paid ranks in January 2006, winning a four-round decision in his hometown of Henin-Beaumont.
  read story                                                                                                  July 26 2014 | By: Clive Baum
   
Goodwin, Economides Steps Up In...
Championship boxing returns to the Northgate Arena in Chester, United Kingdom with two World Boxing Federation title fights on Saturday August 2, featuring local stars Chris Goodwin and Paul Economides in tough assignments.
  read story                                                                                                  July 22 2014 | By: Clive Baum
   
Marali Retains Title In Ugly Fight
Zolani Marali retained his World Boxing Federation World Light Welterweight title on Friday night at the International Convention Center in East London, South Africa, but only just with a hotly disputed split decision over...
  read story                                                                                                          July 19 2014 | By: Admin
   
Presidential Election At Executive...
The Executive Board of the World Boxing Federation, headed by President Howard Goldberg and Vice President Jean Marcel Nartz, comes together for its annual meeting on the last weekend of August in Cologne, Germany.
  read story                                                                                                          July 15 2014 | By: Admin
   
Q & A: North America Champ China...
On June 13 of this year, Southpaw Heavyweight banger China “The Dragon” Smith won the vacant World Boxing Federation North American title with a tough unanimous decision victory over the game Mike Sheppard.
  read story                                                                                                   July 12 2014 | By: Clive Baum
   
Marali Defends WBF World Title Ag...
In what will be a massive local attraction, and a top-class match-up, World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Light Welterweight Champion Zolani Marali will defend his title against former world titlist, and fellow countryman...
  read story                                                                                                    July 9 2014 | By: Clive Baum
   
Goldberg On Talking Boxing With Bil...
World Boxing Federation (WBF) President Howard Goldberg was a guest on the Talking Boxing with Billy C radio and TV show on Monday June 30, speaking about the WBF now and in the future, and boxing in general.  
  read story                                                                                                              July 1 2014 | BY: WBF
  
Q & A: WBF Champion Paul Economi...
World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Bantamweight Champion Paul ”Spartan” Economides was born in Wales in November 1986. He started boxing at eleven, and had his first bout at twelve years of age. As an amateur...
  read story                                                                                                 June 28 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
  
Voraberger & Sahin Crowned WBF...
24-year-old Eva Voraberger won the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Super Flyweight title in her second attempt on Saturday night, June 21, at the Trend Eventhotel Pyramide in Vienna, Austria, defeating Thailand’s...
  read story                                                                                                  June 22 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
    
WBF Smartphone App
The World Boxing Federation (WBF) recently launched its very own Smartphone App, where boxing fans and industry insiders can follow the activities of the always expanding sanctioning body...
  read story                                                                                                           June 20 2014 | BY: WBF
  
Austria To Host Two WBF Title Fights...
On Saturday June 21, at the Trend Eventhotel Pyramide in Vienna, Austria, Box-Team Vienna will stage a big show headlined by two World Boxing Federation (WBF) title fights involving local attraction Eva Voraberger and...
  read story                                                                                                  June 18 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Hafner Takes WBF Title From Sera...
38-year-old Southpaw Ferenc Hafner out-smarted fellow Hungarian Zoltan Sera (29) to take his World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Welterweight title on a split decision at the Hotel Aquincum in Budapest on...
  read story                                                                                                  June 16 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
China Smith Wins WBF North Ameri...
China “The Dragon” Smith took another step back towards the top on Friday night (June 13) at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida, when he beat Mike Sheppard by unanimous decision for the vacant World Boxing Federation...
  read story                                                                                                  June 14 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
  
Sera Makes First Title-Defense June...
Less than three months after winning the title, World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Welterweight Champion Zoltan Sera of Hungary will make his first defense on June 15, when he faces Southpaw compatriot Ferenc Hafner...
  read story                                                                                                   June 9 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Thunder At The Forum: Smith vs. S...
Hard-hitting Heavyweight China Smith continues his climb back towards the top, when he takes on Mike Sheppard for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) North America title on June 13 at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa Bay...
  read story                                                                                                   June 6 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
S.A. Doubleheader Postponed
The WBF Championship doubleheader scheduled for this Friday (June 6) in Tshwane, South Africa, is unfortunately not happening as planned. The show, featuring Daniel Bruwer vs. Kevin Lerena for the Intercontinental Cruiserweight title...
  read story                                                                                                   June 4 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Lwandile Sityatha New WBF World C...
Lwandile Sityatha is the new World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Super Flyweight Champion after winning the vacant title against undefeated fellow countryman Siphosethu Mvula on Saturday night (May 31) at the Orient Theatre in East...
  read story                                                                                                   June 1 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
  
Rodrigues Kayos Tercero For WBF La...
Isaac Rodrigues continued his quest for a world title shot when he impressively defeated Mexico’s Eduardo Tercero to win the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Latin Super Middleweight title on Friday night (May 30) in front of...
  read story                                                                                                  May 31 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Sityatha Out To Prove He Is One Of T...
Former South African Super flyweight champion Lwandile Sityatha is out to prove he is one of the best in the world, when he fight up and coming superstar and current S.A. champion Siphosethu Mvula for the vacant World...
  read story                                                                                                            May 30 2014 | BY: WBF
   
Bruwer vs. Lerena Heating Up
The highly anticipated domestic grudge-match between Daniel Bruwer and Kevin Lerena for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental Cruiserweight title on June 6 at the University of Pretoria in Tshwane, South Africa...
  read story                                                                                                   May 27 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
  
Oliva Gets By Andogan To Take WBF...
Former Two-time world title-challenger Jether Oliva was scheduled to fight Louie Arlos for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Light Flyweight title this Saturday at the Lagao Gymnasium in General Santos...
  read story                                                                                                   May 25 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
  
Freitas Backs Rodrigues On World T...
When Brazil’s Isaac Rodrigues (19-2, 15 KOs) fights Eduardo Tercero (8-3-1, 6 KOs) from Mexico for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Latin Super Middleweight title on May 30 in Belem, Brazil, he will have the support of...
  read story                                                                                                   May 22 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
El Hadrati Schools Petkova For WBF...
Former French amateur standout, and reigning French national professional champion, Farida El Hadrati captured the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens International Light Welterweight title on Sunday, May 18, at the...
  read story                                                                                                   May 19 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Donfack & Amasheh Wins WBF World...
On Saturday night, May 17, at the Saarlandhalle in Saarbruecken, Germany, two World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Champions were crowned, on a big show billed as Night of the Champions II, promoted by DOG Event...
  read story                                                                                                   May 18 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Lopez Retains, Meraz Dethrones Carr...
Billed as “Guerra de Puertos” (Harbor Wars), Hefziba Eduardos Promotions presented an interesting World Boxing Federation (WBF) Championship twin-bill on Friday night, May 16, at the Gimnasio Oscar "Tigre" Garcia in Ensenada...
  read story                                                                                                   May 17 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Mothmora KOs Omsarashvili, Retains...
World Boxing Federation (WBF International Middleweight Champion Michel Mothmora from France had a very successful night on Friday (May 16), as he retained his title in style by convincingly defeating Georgian...
  read story                                                                                                   May 17 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Oliva vs. Arlos, International Light Fl...
On Saturday May 24 the World Boxing Federation is back in the Philippines, as local favorite Jether ”The General” Oliva and Louie Arlos, from Bacolod City, fights for the vacant WBF International Light Flyweight title at the Lagao Gym...    
  read story                                                                                                   May 16 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
  
Massive WBF Championship Weekend...
The World Boxing Federation (WBF) is quickly becoming one of the preferred sanctioning bodies for promoters around the world, something this coming weekend is clear proof of. No less than six WBF title fights will take place from...  
  read story                                                                                                   May 15 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
French Champion El Hadriti Fights For...
Current French national Light Welterweight Champion Farida El Hadrati, 4-0 (3), is set to take her career to the next level when she fights for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens International title on Sunday May 18 in her... 
  read story                                                                                                   May 13 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
El Halabi Still World Champ, Zwecker...
In one of the best female fights of the year, if not the best, World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Light Welterweight Champion Rola El Halabi successfully defended her title on Saturday night, May 10, after a grueling war with...
  read story                                                                                                   May 11 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
    
Night Of The Champions, Donfack, A...
DOG Event & Boxing Company presents The Night of the Champions II on Saturday May 17 at the famous Saarlandhalle in Saarbruecken, Germany, featuring two World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Championship fights on a stacked...
 read story                                                                                                    May 9 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Averlant Wins WBF World Title In Fr...
Frenchman Tony Averlant made a dream come true on Wednesday night, May 7, in Saint Quentin, when he defeated Serdar Sahin from Germany for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Light Heavyweight title in front of...
 read story                                                                                                    May 8 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Heavy Hitters Collide In All-Mexican...
Fifty-one knockouts from sixty-five victories! That’s the facts when you combine the records of the four main characters on a big World Boxing Federation (WBF) Championship doubleheader on Friday May 16 in Ensenada, Mexico.
 read story                                                                                                    May 7 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Mothmora Makes First WBF Title-Defe...
Journeyman-turned-champion Michel Mothmora from France will defend his World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Middleweight title on Friday May 16 in Saint Jean, only a few kilometers from his hometown of Gien, against Georgian...
 read story                                                                                                    May 6 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Clayton Retains WBF World Title, Dela...
With the big Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana extravaganza in Las Vegas getting most of the boxing world’s attention, there was plenty of action elsewhere too, as three World Boxing Federation (WBF) championship fights took...
 read story                                                                                                    May 4 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
   
Zwecker vs. Nova, WBF Title Fight Ma...
With the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Womens Featherweight title on the line, undefeated German Melanie Zwecker will square off with Dominican champion Grecia Nova on Saturday May 10 at the Pfinzhalle in...
  read story                                                                                                    May 2 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Cisneros Ready To Challenge El Halabi...
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Light Welterweight Champion Rola El Halabi, 13-1 (7), will make her second title-defense on May 10 at the Kuhberghalle in her hometown of Ulm, Germany against American perennial...
  read story                                                                                                    May 1 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Ring Legend Ruelas Joins USA Team
After Bill Calogero recently took over as WBF Continental Coordinator for North America, he now revealed his team of Regional Representatives, which is headed by one of the great fighters of our generation: Former world super feather...
  read story                                                                                                            April 30 2014 | BY: WBF
  
Marvelous Maxhayi Destroys Nama
Challenger Mfusi Maxhayi ensured that his early prediction of a knockout win came true when he demolished now former champion Bulelani Nama in two rounds to lift the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental Bantamweight title...
  read story                                                                                                            April 28 2014 | BY: WBF
 
  Brodnicka Beats Petkova For WBF...
Ewa Brodnicka of Poland is the new World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens Intercontinental Light Welterweight Champion after defeating former European title-challenger Kremena Petkova from Bulgaria on Saturday night, April 26, at...
  read story                                                                                                  April 27 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
  
Averlant vs. Sahin: WBF World Cham...
Frenchman Tony Averlant and Germanys Serdar “Bomber” Sahin will contest the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Light Heavyweight title on May 7 at the Palais des Sports in Saint-Quentin, France on a show promoted by Blue...
  read story                                                                                                  April 25 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Dela Torre To Face Tubigon For WBF...
The Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu City, Philippines sets the scene when highly touted undefeated prospect Harmonito Dela Torre, 12-0 (7), faces battle-tested Gadwin Tubigon, 10-8-2 (5), for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Inter...
  read story                                                                                                  April 23 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Clayton Defends WBF World Title In M...
World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Super Welterweight Champion Anderson “Pantera” Clayton is set to defend his title in a rematch with the man he took it from, when he faces former champion Sebastien “Coco” Madani in Rumilly, France...
  read story                                                                                                  April 21 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Brodnicka Goes For WBF Intercontine...
On April 26 at the Galeria Korona in Kielce, Poland, local prospect Ewa Brodnicka will fight for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens Intercontinental Light Welterweight title in what will only be her fourth professional fight.
  read story                                                                                                  April 16 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Goodwin Beats Fagan In A War
In a tremendous fight, local hero Chris Goodwin won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental Lightweight title on Saturday night, April 12, with a unanimous decision over Irish warhorse Oisin Fagan at the Northgate Arena in...
  read story                                                                                                  April 13 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Chebabha Dominates Dufek, Wins W...
It was expected to be a tough fight for local favorite Farid Chebabha, but he put on a convincing performance to defeat Czech visitor Michal Dufek to win the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Light Welterweight title...
  read story                                                                                                  April 12 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Lerena vs. Bruwer In June
One of the most anticipated matchups in South African boxing for many years is the fight between the youthful and explosive unbeaten Kevin Lerena (9-0, 6 KOs) and the tough as teak and highly durable Daniel “Billy the Kid” Bruwer...
  read story                                                                                                             April 10 2014 | BY: WBF
 
WBF Reshape, Reels Switches To WBF
The World Boxing Federation (WBF) has today announced a major reshape of its structure in North America, which could have a significant impact on the future of the organization. Long-time Regional Representative Bill Calogero...
  read story                                                                                                              April 9 2014 | BY: WBF
 
WBF Doubleheader In UK April 12
Local Lightweight prospect Chris Goodwin is set for his first significant title-opportunity on Saturday April 12, when he takes on Irish veteran Oisin Fagan for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental title at the Northgate...
  read story                                                                                                    April 7 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Chebabha vs. Dufek, WBF Internation...
Promoter Robert Pantigny is expecting a complete sell-out of the 1200 seat Salle Theo Bouton in Douai, France, when his fighter Farid Chebabha challenges for his first professional title, the vacant WBF International Light Welterweight crown...
  read story                                                                                                    April 4 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Stephane Malenou, A Rocky Story In...
Everybody who follows boxing, and almost everybody who doesn’t, knows about the Rocky story. The legendary tale of a journeyman fighter coming from nothing, getting a big opportunity and making something of himself by becoming...
  read story                                                                                                    April 2 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Bobby Thomas Jr. WBF North Americ...
Beckley, West Virginia´s Bobby Thomas Jr. is the new World Boxing Federation (WBF) North American Cruiserweight Champion, after winning the vacant title on Saturday night, March 29, in front of a loud and enthusiastic crowd at the...
  read story                                                                                               March 31 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Kuehne Continues To Rule, Retains W...
Headlining a big show promoted by SES Boxing at the MBS Arena in Potsdam, Germany on Friday night (March 28), World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Super Featherweight Champion Ramona Kuehne successfully defended...
  read story                                                                                               March 29 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Thomas Jr. Ready For Second WBF Shot
Bobby Thomas Jr. is set for his second crack at the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) North American Cruiserweight title on Saturday March 29, when he takes on Eric Watkins at the Beckley Convention Center in Beckley, West Virginia.
  read story                                                                                               March 27 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Kuehne Makes Sixth Title Defense
On Friday March 28, World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Super Featherweight Champion Ramona Kuehne will be making her sixth title-defense at the MBS Arena in Potsdam, Germany, on a show promoted by SES Boxing.
  read story                                                                                               March 25 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
WBF Champions Crowned In Germany
Two new World Boxing Federation (WBF) Champions were crowned on Saturday night, March 22, at the Sportpalast in Bielefeld, Germany, as Hungarian promotional outfit Profibox-Promotion went abroad to present a stacked card of...
  read story                                                                                               March 23 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Basadre Stops Alcos, Wins WBF Title
21-year-old Filipino power-puncher Daryl Basadre won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Flyweight title on Thursday evening (March 20), when he destroyed countryman Julius Alcos in the second round...
  read story                                                                                               March 20 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Southside Beatdown: Basadre vs. Alc...
Filipino Super Flyweights Daryl Basadre and Julius Alcos will clash for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International title on Thursday March 20 in General Santos City, when JM Promotions in association with Sanman Promo...
  read story                                                                                               March 17 2014 | BY: Clive Baum
 
Phosa New WBF Honorary President
One of the most prominent figures in South Africa, Dr. Mathews Phosa, has been appointed Honorary President of the World Boxing Federation with immediate effect. WBF President Howard Goldberg expressed his and the WBF’s delight at...
  read story                                                                                                         March 15 2014 | BY: WBF
 
WBF Establish Close Ties With CPBF...
World Boxing Federation President Howard Goldberg, and WBF USA Ambassador Evander 'Real Deal' Holyfield recently spent a hugely successful week in Qingdao China, attending the WBF Asia Pacific Heavyweight title fight on February 28, but...
  read story                                                                                                           March 4 2014 | BY: WBF
 
Christina Hammer Still WBF World Ch...
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Middleweight Champion Christina Hammer successfully defended her title for the seventh time on Saturday night (March 1), when she defeated former world champion Jessica Balogun at the...
  read story                                                                                              March 2 2014 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
 
Hungarians Clash For WBF Titles In...
Hungarian Southpaw-puncher Sandor Micsko will fight compatriot and fellow Budapest resident Zoltan Sera for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Welterweight title on March 22 at the Sportpalast in...
  read story                                                                                       February 21 2014 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
 
Hammer Defends Against...The Hammer
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Middleweight Champion, and one of the best Pound-For-Pound female boxers in the sport, Christina Hammer is set to make her seventh title-defence on March 1 at the GETEC Arena in...
  read story                                                                                       February 14 2014 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
 
WBF Presentation Launched
The brand-new presentation of the World Boxing Federation was today launched by media designer André Schroeder together with WBF Vice President Jean Marcel Nartz in Germany and will be available online both as a VIDEO and as...
  read story                                                                                                      February 6 2014 | BY: WBF
 
2013 WBF Awards
The winners of the World Boxing Federation (WBF) 2013 Awards have been named. Here you can see who deserves special recognition for their achievements last year, and also who won the honours in previous years.
  read story                                                                                                      January 30 2014 | BY: WBF
 
WBF Team Keeps Growing
There have been a few additions to the WBF management team over the last few weeks, as the World Boxing Federation continues to spread into more and more countries over the globe. Keeping with the “Ladies First” theme, Irene...
  read story                                                                                                      January 24 2014 | BY: WBF
 
WBF Champ Takam Draws With Perez...
World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Heavyweight Champion Carlos Takam hit a speed bump on Saturday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada when he only managed to get a draw with undefeated Cuban Mike Perez in a ten round...
  read story                                                                                          January 20 2014 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
 
Bornea Edges Enriquez For WBF Inter...
In what was the first World Boxing Federation championship fight in the Philippines since the WBF was reestablished in 2009, 18-year-old Jake Bornea won the vacant WBF International Flyweight title on Tuesday January 14 at the...
  read story                                                                                          January 15 2014 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
 
WBF Enters The Philippines
The World Boxing Federation (WBF) has started 2014 with a bang, with its first title fight in the Philippines since its reestablishment in 2009 as Sanman Promotions, Peter Maniatis Events and JM Promotions will be staging a clash between...
  read story                                                                                          January 10 2014 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
 
 
 
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