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The Sunny Edwards Era Begins – Edwards Thoroughly Outclasses the Old Lion Mthalane To Become New IBF Flyweight World Champion

The old guard has been overtaken by the young pup! and the 25 year old 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿Sunny Edwards (16-0-0, 4KO👊) put forth an astounding performance to blowout longtime Titlist 🇿🇦Moruti Mthalane (39-3-0, 26KO👊) to become the brand new IBF Flyweight Champion of the World. Producing the performance of his life, he showed his respects to the great South-African fighter, who now at the age of 38, will have to figure out what he wants to do going forward.  Continue reading “The Sunny Edwards Era Begins – Edwards Thoroughly Outclasses the Old Lion Mthalane To Become New IBF Flyweight World Champion”

Young Sunny Gets His Chance to Test the Champion Vet Mthalane in IBF Flyweight World Title Showdown

The pride of South Africa, and a permanent fixture in the ⚖️112 lb. scene, there is no more consistent performer in the sport of boxing than IBF Flyweight Champion 🇿🇦Moruti Mthalane (39-2-0, 26KO👊). His level of consistency extends back all the way back to 2008, which was the last time he encountered a loss, that coming against legend 🇵🇭Nonito Donaire. Continue reading “Young Sunny Gets His Chance to Test the Champion Vet Mthalane in IBF Flyweight World Title Showdown”

Prospect Watch: Sunny Edwards Defeats Marcel Braithwaite, Wins British Title

By Jon Uddin

Fighting through an opponent that presented an awkward style, a knockdown, and a nasty cut, 🇬🇧“Showtime” Sunny Edwards (14-0-0, 4KO) proved to be a level above 🇬🇧Marcel Braithwaite (9-2-0, 0KO) on Saturday as the opener to the Dubois headliner at The Copper Box Arena in London. Continue reading “Prospect Watch: Sunny Edwards Defeats Marcel Braithwaite, Wins British Title”

Prospect Watch: British Title On The Line As Sunny Edwards Faces Marcel Braithwaite

By Jon Uddin

It’s been a good year for British Flyweight 🇬🇧Sunny “Showtime” Edwards (13-0-0, 4KO), and he will look to finish on a high note against Liverpool’s 🇬🇧Marcel “The Chosen One” Braithwaite (9-1-0, 0KO) in a 10 round Super-Flyweight bout. The fight will play as the undercard to the Heavyweight headliner between Daniel Dubois and Kyotaro Fujimoto at The Copper Box Arena in London. Continue reading “Prospect Watch: British Title On The Line As Sunny Edwards Faces Marcel Braithwaite”