Some people love to watch boxing, it’s arguably a part of the human condition but it’s certainly not for everyone. Joburg has it’s share of boxing nights, be it MMA or regular and there is no short on fans. here are some of the bigger boxing nights coming up.
EFC is the ultimate MMA championship held at the Coca Cola dome every few months. Make sure you check their website for details on their up coming matches. Their twelfth fight night is coming up in early March. Garreth `Soldierboy` McLellan attempts to defend his middleweight title against the heavy-handed Jeremy `Pitbull` Smith. Plus 11 more explosive fights!
Venue: Coca Cola Dome, Northriding, Johannesburg
Date: Friday, 2nd of March, 2012
Cost: R225 to R1290
Power at Emperors Palace
Emperors are one of the torch bearers when it comes to fight nights. They host a few bouts at least once a month but it’s best to make sure by visiting their website. Coming up in early March is the ‘Power’ night. Golden Gloves once again present a knock-out night of explosive boxing headlined by the IBO Super Middleweight World Title Fight between local hero Tommy “Tommy Gun” Oosthuizen and Australian-based Serge Yannik.
Venue: Centre Court, Emperors Palace, Johannesburg
Date: Saturday, 3rd of March, 2012