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   2017
  Valavanis Defends WBF Intercontinental October 21 
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental Welterweight Champion Andreas “King Cheetah” Valavanis will be looking to continue his meteoric rise when he...  
read story                         OCTOBER 4 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month September: Unathi Myekeni 
A former World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Champion at Super Bantamweight (2010), Unathi Myekeni became a two-weight World Champion on September 8 when she...  
read story                                     OCTOBER 1 | BY: WBF
  Jessica Nery Plata Finally Gets Her Shot At World Glory 
After more than six years as a professional, one of the best young female flyweights on the planet, Mexico´s Jessica Nery Plata, will finally get her shot at a world championship...
read story                    SEPTEMBER 26 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Kreiskott Bids Farewell! - The Last Fight Of A Local Hero! 
On Saturday October 14, curtains will fall on an extraordinary career when World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Heavyweight Champion Werner Kreiskott...
read story                    SEPTEMBER 22 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Kozin vs. Muthoni For WBF World Middleweight Title 
Slovenian Ema Kozin will contest the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Middleweight title on Saturday October 14 at Hala Tivoli in Ljubljana, taking on...
read story                    SEPTEMBER 18 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Dorantes Vivas WBF North America Champion  
Hot Mexican prospect Jose Enrique Dorantes Vivas wasted little time in picking up his first professional title on Saturday, September 9, in Mexicali when he stopped fellow...  
read story                    SEPTEMBER 10 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Diaz Gallardo & Tenge Retains, Myekeni Two-Time WBF... 
On Friday night, September 8, World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Middleweight Champion Diego Diaz Gallardo defended his title for the first time against Brazilian Felipe...
read story                      SEPTEMBER 9 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Tenge Defends World Title, Myekeni vs. Chisale 
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Super Welterweight Champion Noni Tenge makes her first title-defense on Friday, September 8, at the Kagiso Memorial...
read story                     SEPTEMBER 6 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  In Search Of A Champion: WBF Action In Mexico 
Cachanilla Promotions presents En Busca De Un Campeon 7 (In Search Of A Champion 7) on Saturday, September 9, at the Mexicali Gymnasium in Mexicali, Mexico. Topping the bill...
read story                     SEPTEMBER 4 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month For August 2017: Shokran Parwani 
Shokran Parwani showed great potential on August 5 in Essen, Germany, when he broke down more experienced opponent Frank Bluemle to win the vacant World Boxing...  
read story                                   SEPTEMBER 1 | BY: WBF
  WBF World Champion Angelique Duchemin: 1991 - 2017 
Sad news broke on Tuesday afternoon, August 29, that World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Featherweight Champion Angelique Duchemin from France...
read story                                      AUGUST 30 | BY: WBF
  Elvis Is Back! Moyo Regains WBF All Africa Heavyweight... 
A packed Rainbow Towers Conference Centre in Harare, Zimbabwe set the stage for a World Boxing Federation (WBF) championship double-header billed as...
read story                        AUGUST 26 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  World Boxing Federation (WBF) Presentation Updated  
A lot has happened since the World Boxing Federation (WBF) last issued its official presentation two years ago, in August of 2015, and the latest updated version is now...
read story                                      AUGUST 22 | BY: WBF
  Diaz Gallardo Leaving No Stone Unturned For WBF World...  
Diego Diaz Gallardo, 21-5-1 (12), received a hero´s welcome in Santiago Del Estero, Argentina when he returned from Martinique last March, having won the World Boxing Fede...
read story                         AUGUST 18 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Elvis Moyo Back To Reclaim WBF All Africa Heavyweight Title  
Former World Boxing Federation (WBF) All Africa Heavyweight Champion Elvis Moyo will try to reclaim his old title on Friday August 25, when he takes on Kenya´s...
read story                         AUGUST 14 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Sahin Retains WBF Intercontinental, Parwan...  
While it had been a very wet day, the Boxing-Gods made sure the rain had stopped when the first bell sounded for a big World Boxing Federation (WBF) Championship double...
read story                           AUGUST 6 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month For July 2017: Nicole Wesner  
On July 8 in Ludwigshafen, Germany, World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Lightweight Champion Nicole Wesner successfully defended her title for the third...
read story                                       AUGUST 1 | BY: WBF
  Ndauendapo Schools Ntshangase In Namibia  
Classy Namibian Abraham Ndauendapo excelled in front of his home-town fans in Swakopmund, winning the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) All Africa Super Feather...  
read story                              JULY 29 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Two WBF Title Fights Headline August 5 In Germany  
In a time where the arrival of summer no longer means that boxing goes on hiatus, fans of the sport will get a chance to witness some quality match-ups when two interesting...
read story                              JULY 23 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Valavanis Takes WBF Intercontinental, Ashour...  
A former WBF All Africa Welterweight Champion and the reigning WBF International Super Welterweight titlist going in, Egyptian star Andreas Valavanis won the vacant World...
read story                              JULY 19 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Valavanis Ready For Next Step Towards World Glory  
Current World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Welterweight Champion Andreas Valavanis will return to his natural weight class to fight for the vacant WBF Intercont...
read story                              JULY 13 | BY:CLIVE BAUM
  Wesner A Level Above Tukic, Retains WBF World Title  
On a big night of championship boxing promoted by Sauerland Event at the Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Ludwigshafen, Germany, World Boxing Federation (WBF)...
read story                                JULY 9 | BY:CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month For June 2017: Bethuel Ushona  
Bethuel Ushona, the World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Welterweight Champion, snatched Fighter Of The Month honors for June 2017 on the very last day of the month...  
read story                                            JULY 2 | BY:WBF
  Bethuel Ushona Still WBF World Welterweight Champion  
In the main event of a show appropriately titled “Defending My National Pride”, World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Welterweight Champion Bethuel Ushona successfully...
read story                                 JULY 1 | BY:CLIVE BAUM
  World Boxing Federation (WBF) Welcome In Spain  
Very recently the WBF became part of the very exclusive and limited group of sanctioning organizations legally accepted by the Spanish sports ministry and the Spanish...
read story                                         JUNE 30 | BY: WBF
  Mabundji Destroys Mukanya, Mayala Shocks Silverman  
The Cape Sun Hotel in Cape Town, South Africa hosted a night of entertaining professional boxing on Friday June 23, headlined by two fights for vacant World Boxing Feder...
read story                          JUNE 24 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Homecoming For WBF World Champion Nicole Wesner  
On Saturday July 8 at the Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Ludwigshafen, Germany, undefeated World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Lightweight Champion...
read story                          JUNE 22 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Ushona Poised For First WBF World Title-Defense Against...  
World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Welterweight Champion Bethuel Ushona, 35-5-1 (19), from Namibia will make the first defense of his title against Russian...
read story                          JUNE 19 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF President Meets With S.A. Drug-Free Sport Institute  
Following up on the strict WBF anti-doping policy recently announced via this website, Howard Goldberg, President of the World Boxing Federation (WBF) today met with the...
read story                                    JUNE 13 | BY: WBF
  Giebel Cruises To Beat Milenkovic In Germany  
24-year-old Leonie Giebel won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens Eurasia Super Featherweight title on Saturday night, June 10, when she comprehensively...
read story                           JUNE 11 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Kinigamazi Outgrits Farias To Become WBF World Champion  
It was a highly anticipated event for professional boxing in Switzerland as local favourite Patrick Kinigamazi took on Argentinian Juan Jose Farias for the vacant World Boxing...
read story                          JUNE 10 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  German Champion Giebel Set To Fight For WBF Eurasia Title  
German national Super Featherweight Champion Leonie Giebel will attempt to move closer to world championship level when she fights for the vacant World Boxing Fed...
read story                           JUNE 5 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month, May 2017: Angelique Duchemin  
Having already won French national and European titles at Super Featherweight, Angelique Duchemin from France moved down to Featherweight for her crowning moment...
read story                                      JUNE 1 | BY: WBF
  Showcase Or Lights Out? All On The Line For Kinigamazi On...  
In what is a very rare occasion for boxing in Switzerland, a world title fight takes place on June 9 in Geneva, as Patrick Kinigamazi squares off with Juan Jose Farias for the...
read story                           MAY 30 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Derieuw Dominates Montanari, Secures WBF International...  
Undefeated Oshin Derieuw put on a master-class on Saturday night at the Salle Marcel Dufour in Louvroil, France, beating compatriot Marion Montanari to win the vacant...
read story                           MAY 28 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Ruthless Coggi Kayos Severo To Win WBF Intercontinental  
Former World Title-Challenger Martin Antonio Coggi delighted his enthusiastic fans at Club Almafuerte in San Martin, Buenos Aires in Argentina on Saturday night...
read story                               MAY 21 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Montanari And Derieuw Square Off For WBF International...  
In her most recent outing, last December, Marion Montanari lost a razor-thin split decision to Isabelle Pare in a hotly contested battle for the French national title. Just before...
read story                             MAY 19 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  World Boxing Federation Tightens Anti-Doping Rules  
The World Boxing Federation (WBF) has today announced a unanimous board decision to tighten up the battle against doping in boxing, effective immediately...  
read story                                        MAY 17 | BY: WBF
  WBF Titles Won In France & Philippines  
The World Boxing Federation (WBF) crowned three new champions on Friday night, May 12, as women’s world title fights were main events on shows in two different cities in...
read story                              MAY 13 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Its A Family Affair! Team Coggi Ready For May 20 WBF...  
When Argentina’s former world title-challenger Martin Antonio Coggi, 33-7-3 (16), enters the ring to fight Frenchman Lyes Chaibi, 15-10-2 (3), for the vacant World...
read story                             MAY 11 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Former French Champion vs. European Champion For WBF...  
Another top-class World Boxing Federation (WBF) women’s world championship fight will take place on Friday May 12 in Royan, France, as former French national champion Ericka...
read story                                  MAY 8 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Ducastel Fighting To Become Two-Weight World Champ...  
Former World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Featherweight Champion Stephanie Ducastel from France will be attempting to become a two-weight champion on...
read story                                MAY 3 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month For April: Alessandro Riguccini  
Alessandro Riguccini from Italy won the World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Lightweight title on April 22 in Rosarito, Mexico, and is the WBF Boxer of the Month for...   
read story                                              MAY 1 | BY: WBF
  Bornea To Rematch Arizale For WBF Intercontinental Title  
In what is a rematch of their 2016 original encounter, Filipinos Jake Bornea and Renerio “Amazing” Arizale will square off for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF)...  
read story                           APRIL 25 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF World Lightweight Title Won By Alessandro Riguccini...  
The World Boxing Federation (WBF) crowned a new World Lightweight Champion on Saturday night, April 22, when Italian Alessandro Riguccini beat Mexican Jesus Antonio...    
read story                            APRIL 23 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Riguccini Fights Rios For WBF World Lightweight Title  
Unbeaten contender Alessandro Riguccini is set to fight veteran Jesus Antonio “Chito” Rios for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Lightweight title on...   
read story                            APRIL 19 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Beaupuis & Boussis Wins WBF International Titles  
With Jerome Vilmain promoting, the Hall des Sports Pierre Gaspard in Epernay, France hosted two World Boxing Federation (WBF) title fights on Saturday night, April 15...  
read story                             APRIL 16 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Coggi Returns Against Chaibi With WBF Intercontinental...  
Martin Antonio Coggi came up short in a close fight for the World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Light Welterweight title against Christopher Sebire in France last October... 
read story                            APRIL 12 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Jkitou Stops Miller To Become WBF World Light Heavywe...  
Undefeated Moroccan Rachid Jkitou won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Light Heavyweight title on Saturday night, April 8, when he overcame American Sha...  
read story                              APRIL 9 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Two WBF International Title Fights In France On April 15  
Otherwise known for being the base of some of the worlds largest Champagne brands, boxing will take centre stage in Epernay, France on Saturday April 15. Two World Boxing...
read story                               APRIL 7 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Rafael Bejaran WBF World Champion After Dramatic Fight  
Germany-based Dominican Rafael Bejaran is the new World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Super Welterweight Champion after winning the vacant title on Sunday night...
read story                              APRIL 3 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Seferi Retains WBF Title With Impressive Knockout  
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental Cruiserweight Champion Sefer Seferi made a successful first defense of his title Saturday night, April 1, at the...
read story                             APRIL 2 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month For March: Diego Diaz Gallardo  
Newly crowned World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Middleweight Champion Diego Diaz Gallardo from Argentina is the WBF Boxer of the Month for March 2017. Gallardo...
read story                                          APRIL 1 | BY: WBF
  Gallardo Shocks Mothmora, Magwaca Edges Ganoy, Noni...  
Three World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Championship fights found winners on Friday night, March 31. One in Fort-de-France, Martinique, and two in Cape Town, South Afri...
read story                               APRIL 1 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF World Title & National Pride On The Line For Jkitou  
When undefeated Rachid Jkitou takes on American Shawn Miller for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Light Heavyweight title on Saturday April 8 at the Mazagan...
read story                          MARCH 30 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Bejaran vs. Mhlongo, WBF World Title Fight With An Edge  
Some fights appear more promising than others. You cant necessarily explain why, but for whatever reason certain encounters are just extra fascinating, and has a little extra...
read story                         MARCH 27 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Obenauf WBF Champion, Outclasses Milenkovic  
Viviane Obenauf gave her fans plenty to cheer about on Saturday night, March 25, when she won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens International Lightwe...
read story                         MARCH 26 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Seferi Returns To Cruiserweight For WBF Title-Defense  
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental Cruiserweight Champion Sefer Seferi will return to his real weight-class and defend his title on Saturday April 1 in...  
read story                          MARCH 24 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Diaz Gallardo Confident, Ready To Dethrone Mothmora  
Argentinian challenger Diego Diaz Gallardo, 20-5-1 (11), has gone through a hard training-camp, and insists that he is fully ready and capable of dethroning World Boxing Federation...  
read story                          MARCH 22 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF World Bantamweight Double-Header In South Africa  
Both World Boxing Federation (WBF) male and female World Bantamweight titles will be on the line on Friday March 31, when Lyon Promotions, Dream Team Promotions and...    
read story                         MARCH 20 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Rrustemi Blasts Ramirez, Lacombe Stops Gamgebeli  
With and ending more clinical than exciting, Erzen Rrustemi won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Heavyweight title on Saturday night, March 18, when he...   
read story                          MARCH 19 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Viviane Obenauf Ready To Make Her Mark, Become WBF...  
After losing decisions to Italian Vissia Trovato, who went on to become European and World Champion, and Olympic Gold medallist and five-time world amateur champion Katie... 
read story                         MARCH 17 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Lacombe Continues Resurrection With WBF Title...  
Boxing is filled with examples of boxers who started their careers off well, but then everything unravelled once they lost for the first time. 30-year-old Frenchman Mickael Lac...
read story                         MARCH 14 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Garde Upsets Tanallon To Seize WBF Asia Pacific Title  
Underdog Arnold Garde scored the biggest victory of his career on Sunday, March 12, when he won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Asia Pacific Light Fly...
read story                        MARCH 13 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Lefebvre Is Majestic, Stops Da Silva Duarte For WBF World  
Segolene “Majestic” Lefebvre put on a very impressive performance on Friday night, March 10, when she captured the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World... 
read story                         MARCH 11 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Rrustemi Excited To Follow In The Footsteps Of Holyfield  
When Sauerland Promotion opens the doors at Ceres Arena in Aarhus, Denmark on Saturday March 18, one of the featured attractions of the night will be a fight for the...  
read story                           MARCH 8 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month For February: Mayela Perez  
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Atomweight Champion Mayela "La Cobrita" Perez from Mexico is the WBF Boxer of the Month for February 2017. Perez won the...
read story                                     MARCH 2 | BY: WBF
  "T´boli Thunder 2", Light Flyweights Clash For WBF Title  
Philippines national Strawweight Champion Ronie “Ultimate Warrior” Tanallon will step up a division on Sunday March 12 to fight for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Asia...
read story                           MARCH 2 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Philippines Gets Three New WBF International Champions  
Three new World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Champions were crowned on Sunday night, February 26, at the Lagao Gym in General Santos City, Philippines...  
read story                    FEBRUARY 27 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Mayela Perez Captures WBF World Championship In Mexico  
Mexican veteran Mayela “La Cobrita” Perez captured the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens World Atomweight title on Saturday night, February 18, at the Are...
read story                FEBRUARY 19 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  "Majestic" Lefebvre Going For WBF World Title March 10  
In her most recent outing, last November, undefeated Segolene Lefebvre from France won the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens Intercontinental Super...
read story                FEBRUARY 17 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  "Knockout En El Norte": Youth vs. Experience For WBF...  
Undefeated teenage sensation Maryan Salazar (18) is set to jump in at the deep end on Saturday, February 18, when she fights fellow Mexican, and former world title-challenger...  
read story                FEBRUARY 14 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Kreiskott Retains WBF International Title In Germany  
In the main event of a self-promoted show at the EMKA Sportzentrum in Velbert, Germany, World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Heavyweight Champion Werner Kreisk... 
read story                FEBRUARY 12 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  One Night, One Show, Three WBF Title Fights On Feb. 26  
Sanman Promotions presents Laban Pinoy 3: Rise Of Champions on Sunday February 26 at the Lagao Gymnasium in General Santos City, Philippines, featuring...
read story                 FEBRUARY 9 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  WBF Boxer Of The Month For January: Femke Hermans  
World Boxing Federation (WBF) Womens International Super Middleweight Champion Femke Hermans from Belgium is the WBF Boxer of the Month for January 2017. Hermans won...
read story                           FEBRUARY 1 | BY: WBF
  Kreiskott Defends WBF International Title February 11  
Streaking local veteran Werner Kreiskott is set to make the first defense of his World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Heavyweight title on Saturday February 11...   
read story                  JANUARY 30 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Hermans Shuts Out Goranova, Wins WBF International Title  
Belgium’s Femke Hermans continued her speedy climb towards the top on Saturday night, January 21, when she defeated Borislava Goranova from Bulgaria to win the...    
read story                      JANUARY 22 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  Ayyad Takes On Former Champ For WBF International Honors  
25-year-old Frenchman Mohamed Ayyad will step up his competition on Saturday February 4, when he takes on Mikheil Avakyan from Georgia for the vacant World Boxing...
read story                    JANUARY 20 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  The Mission Of Fast-Tracked Femke Hermans Continues  
If you are a close follower of women´s professional boxing, you may or may not be familiar with Femke Hermans. In any case, the undefeated 26-year-old from Londerzeel, Bel...
read story                    JANUARY 12 | BY: CLIVE BAUM
  2016 World Boxing Federation (WBF) Awards  
Who are the WBF 2016 Fighters of the Year and Newcomers of the Year, and which WBF fights were the best of 2016? Who is honored with the Trainer, Promoter...  
read story                                 JANUARY 5 | BY: WBF
  WBF Boxer Of The Month For December: Taylor Mabika  
World Boxing Federation (WBF) World Cruiserweight Champion Taylor Mabika from Gabon is the WBF Boxer of the Month for December 2016. Mabika won the WBF World title...
read story                               JANUARY 1 | BY: WBF
  
  
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