Boxing

Bascome fight turned into documentary

  • Nikki Bascome lands a jab on Ryan Oliver

(Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

Nikki Bascomeís fight against Englandís Ryan Oliver at the Fairmont Southampton in January has been turned into a documentary,

The 50-minute video by English multimedia journalist Luke Madeira includes behind the scenes footage and a breakdown of the eight-round contest by Oliver.

All three judges scored the super-lightweight bout 78-74 in favour of Bascome, who improved his record to nine wins from ten bouts,

Bascome was set to meet Jamaicaís Devon Moncriffe at the Fairmont Southampton tonight, however the bout has been rescheduled for August 15 because of the Covid-19 pandemic.