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    FIVE SUPERSTARS TO WATCH AT THE RUMBLE

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    THE UFC MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION ISRAEL ADESANYA IS A TATTOO OF THE AFRICAN CONTINENT

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    UNDISPUTED CHAMPION, ZIMBABWE’S THEMBA GORIMBO, PUTS TITLE ON THE LINE AGAINST UNDEFEATED SOUTH AFRICAN, LYLE KARAM

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    INOUE AND CASIMERO DEBUT IS ALL SET

    The unbeaten Noaya Inoue, IBF/WBA bantamweight champion is going to face WBO bantamweight champion Johnriel

    March 11th | by Shafinaaz

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    DUBIOS AND JOYCE: ALL BRITISH HEAVYWEIGHT CLASH

    An all-British heavyweight clash be- tween Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce could be made possible

    March 11th | by Shafinaaz

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    FROMPTON HOME SWEAT HOME

    Carl Frampton will get the chance to become a three- weight world champion in his

    March 11th | by Shafinaaz

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    SHIELDS PUTTING WOMAN BOXING ON THE MAP

    Claressa Shields in action against Ivan Habazin.y beating Ivana Habazin , Claressa Shields made history

    March 11th | by Shafinaaz

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    TOWEEL: BOXERS READY TO CHALLENGE WORLD TITLES

    Alan Toweel gym based in Linden, Randburg, gradually grooming boxing talent. The stable has thirteen

    March 11th | by Shafinaaz

    Samoa Joe was recently on The Corey Graves Podcast and how glowing Vince...

    March 11, 2020 | by 

    Nigeria, the country where he was born, is outlined in black ink. The...

    March 11, 2020 | by 

    The undeniably in your face, Themba Gorimbo, has weighed-up a per- ineal pack...

    March 11, 2020 | by 

    The unbeaten Noaya Inoue, IBF/WBA bantamweight champion is going to face WBO bantamweight champion Johnriel...

    March 11, 2020 | by 

    An all-British heavyweight clash be- tween Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce could be...

    March 11, 2020 | by 

    Carl Frampton will get the chance to become a three- weight world champion...

    March 11, 2020 | by 

    Claressa Shields in action against Ivan Habazin.y beating Ivana Habazin , Claressa Shields...

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    Alan Toweel gym based in Linden, Randburg, gradually grooming boxing talent. The stable has thirteen...

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    About Shafinaaz

    Shafinaaz Hassim is a sociologist based in Johannesburg. She is the author of Daughters are Diamonds: Honour, Shame & Seclusion -- A South African Perspective (2007), Memoirs for Kimya (2009), and the critically acclaimed novel on domestic violence SoPhia (2012). She is also the editor of the Belly of Fire anthologies for social change series, which was launched in 2011. Her research focuses on biographical narrative in the interplay between personal and political spaces and she writes both fiction and non-fiction. She has lectured and presented seminars at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, Humboldt University in Berlin and at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg.

    My Books

    Princess Rasgulla and the Ponytail Monster (2017)

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    Daughters are Diamonds

    Honour, Shame & Seclusion- A South African Perspective
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    The Garden of Love and Longing (2017)

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