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September 15, 2010
Boxing Home Ideal For Future Progress

By Fred Sturrup
NG Associate Editor

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture has turned over the facility at the entrance of the Blue Hill Complex(from the Blue Hill Roada area)to the Amateur Boxing Federation of The Bahamas. It is to be the national home of the sport and ABFB President Wellington Miller will orchestrate the structure of the operational program.
He is of the view that the presen...

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March 17, 2011
Private Post Offices Boxes Past Due

Nassau, Bahamas - Acting
Postmaster General Leslie Cartwright wishes to remind the public that
rental fees for Private Post Offices Boxes are past due and should have
been paid on or before 31st January, 2011.

Persons who rent post office boxes
are advised that during the period 1st February, 2011 to 31st March,
2011, they may be allowed to retain their box(es) only after payment of
a penalty cha...

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September 20, 2010
Box Office for Shakespeare in Paradise is OPEN!

Save $25 

by purchasing a 

Season Ticket 

and get 

FIVE SHOWS FOR THE PRICE OF FOUR!

Our
discount and Season Ticket sales will end on September 25th. Regular
ticket sales continue until the close of the festival on October 11th

.

Tickets for our premiere evening, October 1st, are priced at $35. 

Wine will be served.

Please note, based on advance ticket sales, th...

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April 29, 2015
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Boxing's richest fight, ever

Just five days before the biggest fight of their careers, the hype machines of the camps of both Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao were in full overdrive, reports CBS News special correspondent James Brown. They are widely considered the two best boxers of this era...

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February 27, 2011
Amateur Boxing Federation hosts conclave at national gym

By BRENT STUBBS

Senior Sports Reporter

bstubbs@tribunemedia.net

THE Amateur Boxing Federation of the Bahamas feels that the sport is heading in the right direction after hosting their conclave at the National Boxing Gymnasium.

The one-day meeting was termed a tremendous success by federation president Wellington Miller, who noted that they all left resolved to take the sport to a higher level....

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October 26, 2014
The joy of achievement

I can remember real well a time when I was about ten years old attending boarding school in Droitwich, Worcestershire in England. I started boxing and began to win most of my fights. As I won fight after fight, my confidence in myself began to noticeably grow as I experienced 'The Joy Of Achievement'. I still to this day appreciate 'The Joy Of Achievement' each and every day as I participate in th...

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July 24, 2014
Our progress is only because of our God, whose son Jesus Christ came that we might have life in all its abundance

A few years ago I went on a tour of the Far East, inclusive of Malaysia; only through experience one would know that it is all first world. The mindset and physical developments would blow your mind. The cost of living is much lower than here in the Western world, and now, with a shrinking world, many Bahamians physically travel to these parts to do commercial shopping. We are not to be blinded by...

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February 13, 2011
Double boxing success for Bahamas

By BRENT STUBBS

Senior Sports Reporter

bstubbs@tribunemedia.net

W
HEN the Amateur Boxing Federation of the Bahamas' six-member team return from the Cayman Islands on Tuesday, they will be bringing back two victories under their belt.

The team competed in the Bahamas versus Cayman Islands Invitational over the weekend where Alexis Roberts and Richard Charlton were both successful in their match...

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January 21, 2014
Sulaiman's death closes interesting boxing era

The passing of World Boxing Council (WBC) President Jose Sulaiman Chagnon brings to a close a very interesting and often controversial era in professional boxing. The Mexican-born boxing czar who died Thursday, January 16, developed into the most colorful boxing administrator in the history of the sport, and he was associated with highs and lows.
There was the relationship with promoter Don King t...

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October 27, 2011
Defining situation for boxer Knowles

The 16th Pan American Games going on in Guadalajara, Mexico, will forever be the competition that truly defined the amateur career of Valentino Knowles and to a large extent, the legacy of the Amateur Boxing Federation of The Bahamas (ABFB).
For the first time in the history of Bahamian sports, the boxing team has been able to upstage the other disciplines. His bronze medal clinching victory on Su...

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