Posts Tagged ‘Corrie Sanders’

Heavyweight world champion Vitali Klitschko pays tribute to Corrie Sanders

Vitali Klitschko
Vitali Klitschko

Vitali Klitschko

Heavyweight world champion Vitali Klitschko has paid tribute to South African boxer Corrie Sanders who died Sunday after being shot in an armed robbery.

“Corrie Sanders was the most difficult opponent I ever fought,” the 41-year-old World Boxing … Read the rest

Corrie Sanders’s death: ‘like something out of a wild west movie’

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Boxing trainer Harold Volbrecht says he was shocked to hear of the sudden death of his close friend Corrie Sanders.

Volbrecht, who trained Sanders for the first 14-years of the heavyweight champion’s professional career, said on Monday they had a … Read the rest

Former world-champion boxer Corrie Sanders refused medical treatment in South Africa

Corrie Sanders in his boxing days

Corrie Sanders in his boxing days

Former world-champion boxer Corrie Sanders died on Sunday after he was shot by three armed black men, but also refused medical treatment by two hospitals.

According to his relatives, his life could have been … Read the rest