Boxer scoops major award

MORUTI “Baby Face” Mthalane is the first boxer to win the SA Sportsman of
the Year Award since 2004. The IBF Flyweight champion Mthalane said, “ This is for Boxing. It will motivate others to do well and take Boxing as a professional sport.” Mthalane’s career was revived by promoter Tshele Kometsi and trainer Colin Nathan

SA Sportsman of the year award winner IBF flyweight champ Moruti Mtahlane, right, with BSA CEO Tsholofelo Lejaka after the boxer had won the gong in Durban on Sunday. PHOTO: Supplied

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