Akani Phuzi is 'no threat' for Willbeforce Shihepo

14 July 2019 - 00:00 By DAVID ISAACSON

Akani Phuzi takes on a man he rates as the toughest opponent of his short professional career so far at the Blairgowrie recreation centre this afternoon.

Phuzi, holder of the World Boxing Association (WBA) Pan African cruiserweight title, was just eight years old when Namibian veteran Willbeforce Shihepo made his debut in the paid ring in 2003...

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