Tenge tops Castillo for “interim” WBA Welterweight Title.


On June 7 in East London, South Africa, Noni “She Bee Stingin” Tenge, Mooiplaas, South Africa, improved to (14-1-1, 10 KOs) with a ten-round majority decision (96-94/97-92/95-95) over 19-year-old Oxandia Castillo, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, who drops to (12-2-2, 9 KOs) with the loss. Tenge secures the interim WBA welterweight title. The two assigned judges from South Africa favored Tenge whereas the third judge, from Spain, ruled the bout a draw. The regular WBA welterweight champion is Cecilia Braekhus.

Promoter: Siphato Handi (Mamali Boxing Productions)

 

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