Other bouts

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Lwandile “The An­gel” Sity­atha (SA) vs Ernesto Sau­long (Philip­pines) – WBO Africa va­cant in­ter­na­tional ban­tamweight ti­tle.

Ali “Rush Hour” Funeka (SA) vs Gideon Ag­bosu (Ghana) – WBO Africa va­cant wel­ter­weight ti­tle;

Xolani “Baby­face” Mcotheli (Eastern Cape) vs Mzonke Fana

But Buthelezi, the World Box­ing As­so­ci­a­tion Pan African cham­pion, said: “I have seen Maka­zole’s weak­nesses in pre­vi­ous fights. I know I will be an un­der­dog, as I will be fight­ing in his home town. I will knock him out,” said Buthelezi.

Zolani said he knew noth­ing about his foe but would give the Filipino a good match.

“Look, many box­ers from the Philip­pines (Western Cape) – WBO Africa in­terim light­weight ti­tle;

Aphiwe “Baby­face” Mboyiya (SA) vs Abra­ham Osei Bonsu (Ghana) – WBO Africa in­terim ju­nior light­weight ti­tle; and

Tsiko Mulovhedzi (Lim­popo) vs Kaizer Mabuza (Gaut­eng) – 10round wel­ter­weight fight. are gen­er­ally tough. Oliva is a closed book, but I will make things dif­fi­cult for him,” said Last Born.

Oliva has chalked up 23 wins, three de­feats and two draws in 28 out­ings.

Zolani is look­ing to have some of his up­com­ing matches pro­moted by Bri­tish im­pre­sario Frank War­ren of Queens­berry Pro­mo­tions.

Ne­go­ti­a­tions are on­go­ing.

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