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Errol Spence vs. Chris Van Heerden next Friday, September 11th

By Dan Ambrose: Unbeaten #8 WBA welterweight contender Errol Spence Jr. (17-0, 14 KOs) will be facing #7 IBF Chris Van Heerden (23-1-1, 12 KOs) in a scheduled 10 round fight next Friday on September 11th on Premier Boxing Champions on Spike TV on undercard of the Adonis Stevenson vs. Tommy Karpency fight card from […]

Errol Spence with chance to prove himself against Chris Van Heerden

By Dan Ambrose: Unbeaten #8 WBA welterweight contender Errol Spence Jr. (17-0, 14 KOs) has a big chance to prove what he can do in his fight next month against #8 IBF Chris Van Heerden (23-1-1, 12 KOs) on September 11th on the Adonis Stevenson vs. Tommy Karpency card on Premier Boxing Champions from the […]

Stevenson vs. Karpency & Spence vs. Van Heerden on September 11th

TORONTO (August 7, 2015) – Light heavyweight world champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (26-1, 21 KOs) will defend his title against Tommy “Kryptonite” Karpency (25-4-1, 14 KOs) on Spike, Friday, September 11 from the Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto with televised coverage beginning at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Also featured on the card is undefeated welterweight rising star […]

Errol Spence faces Chris Van Heerden on September 11th in Toronto, Canada

By Dan Ambrose: Floyd Mayweather Jr. had no luck in getting WBA welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman to agree to fight unbeaten 2012 U.S. Olympian Errol Spence (17-0, 14 KOs) on September 12th, so instead of Spence facing Thurman, he’ll be taking on #8 IBF contender Chris Van Heerden (23-1-1, 12 KOs) in a […]

Errol Spence vs. Chris Van Heerden on September 11th on Spike TV

TORONTO (August 7, 2015) — Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM), in association with Global Legacy Boxing (GLB) and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE), officially announced today that 2012 U.S. Olympian Errol “The Truth” Spence will take on South African welterweight Chris “The Heat” Van Heerden in the 10-round televised co-feature, airing September 11 live on […]

Khan: I heard Kell Brook is fighting Bundu or Van Heerden next

By Scott Gilfoid: Amir Khan is saying that he’s hearing that IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (35-0, 24 KOs) will be facing 40-year-old Leonard Bundu (32-1-2, 11 KOs) or Chris Van Heerden (23-1, 12 KOs) next rather than a top contender. Needless to say, Khan isn’t impressed at all with the possibility of brook facing […]

Chris Van Heerden defeats Ramon Ayala

Los Angeles, CA (May 14, 2015) On Wednesday night in Hollywood, California, world ranked welterweight CHRIS “The Heat” VAN HEERDEN improved to 23-1-1 (12KO’s) with a fourth round stoppage over battle tested veteran RAMON AYALA, 23-4-1 (11KO’s) in front of a huge crowd at the Dolby Theater in the main event of the annual Sugar […]

Frankie Gavin vs. Chris van Heerden on May 9th

Frankie Gavin will challenge Chris van Heerden for the IBF International Welterweight title clash on May 9 at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham, live on Sky Sports. Gavin will headline in the second city in Matchroom Sport’s first major show there for 13 years and his first fight in the city since September 2010, and […]

Chris Van Heerden preparing for Ashley Theophane

In preparations for an imminent fight with British contender Ashley Theophane, IBO Welterweight champion Chris Van Heerden makes another leap towards his dreams – heading to America. On July 18th, Chris Van Heerden will depart from his home area of Gauteng, SA for New York City to begin a prolonged training camp. He plans to […]

Matthew Hatton vs. Chris van Heerden on Saturday, March 2nd in Johannesburg

By Scott Gilfoid: This Saturday night, Matthew Hatton (43-6-2, 17 KO’s) will be challenging IBO welterweight champion Chris van Heerden (18-1-1, 10 KO’s) at the Sandton Convention Center, in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Both of these guys are what you would call classic fringe level welterweights. Van Heerden, 25, is the younger guy with a […]


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