Nom­i­nees

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Fe­male Boxer of the Year

Bukiwe Non­ina; Leighan­dre Jegels; Shar­o­d­dene For­tuin

Male Boxer of the Year

Sim­phiwe Khonco; Xolisani Ndon­geni; Zolani Tete

Fe­male Fight of the Year

Noni Tenge vs Szil­via Sz­aba­dos; Gabisile Tsha­bal­ala vs Unathi Myekeni; For­tuin vs Si­mone da Silva

Male Fight of the Year

Khonco vs Hekkie Budler; Azinga Fuzile vs Macbute Sinyabi; Johnny Muller vs Kevin Ler­ena

Fe­male Prospect of the Year

Nthabiseng Didi; Hedda Wol­marans; Melissa Miller

Male Prospect of the Year

Bran­don Thysse; Fuzile; Thu­lani Mbenge

Match­maker of the Year

Luyanda Kana; Reuben Ra­sodi

Knock­out of the Year

Ler­ato Dlamini vs Ba­balo Ncak­eni; Zolani Tete vs Paul But­ler; Ler­ena vs Muller

Fe­male of­fi­cial of the Year

Siya Vabaza; Phumeza Zi­nakile; Sylvia Mokaila

Most Promis­ing Of­fi­cial of the Year

Namhla Tyu­luba; Man­disi Mk­ile; Sthem­bele Tom

Trainer of the Year

Mzamo Njekane; Colin Nathan; Keith Rass

Man­ager of the Year

Mlan­deli Tengim­fene; Luyanda So­vasi; Bernie Pail­man

Pro­moter of the Year

Xaba Pro­mo­tions; Showtime Pro­mo­tions; Real Steel Pro­mo­tions

Most Promis­ing Pro­moter

Dream Team Pro­mo­tions; Supreme Box­ing Pro­mo­tions; Rum­ble Africa Pro­mo­tions WBC ju­nior ti­tle. I feel hum­bled and won’t dis­ap­point my fans by los­ing.”

He hopes to pur­sue a ca­reer in farm­ing while re­main­ing the world cham­pion.

“I in­tend to study agri­cul­ture and farm­ing af­ter com­plet­ing ma­tric. But I will still be box­ing and would like to win a WBC ti­tle or an In­ter­na­tional Box­ing Fed­er­a­tion cham­pi­onship in fu­ture as well,” he says.

He says it will be great for him to be­come a full-time farmer once his box­ing days are over.

“I would like to have my own live­stock and make money out of it,” he says.

Golden Boy’s trainer Mzamo “Chief” Njekani says his charge’s next bout will prob­a­bly be in Fe­bru­ary against an op­po­nent who has yet to be dis­closed.

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GOLDEN TOUCH Azinga Fuzile catches Giorgi Gochisvili with a left shot to win the WBC youth ti­tle last week

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