Cassper Nyovest vs Naakmusiq
All set for Cassper Nyovest vs Naak MusiQ bout... 4 days Celeb City extravaganza lined up! #SouthAfricaBlog
In the lead-up to the big celebrity boxing match between Cassper Nyovest (real name Refilwe Phoolo) and Naak MusiQ (Anga Makubulo) they held a press conference to explain the main event on Tuesday afternoon and why the exhibition will be spread out in four days.
The Celeb City extravaganza is set to take place at Sun City from 8 to 11 April.
The panel included Boxing South Africa acting chief executive Erik Masikayezwe, Naak MusiQ's trainer Xolisani "Nomeva" Ndongeni and boxing owner Mama Joyce.
Celeb City is a music event and mini-festival that includes 46 artists, beach and pool parties and access to Sun City's Valley of the waves.
The music line-up includes DJ Zinhle, Uncle Waffles, Big Zulu and Nasty C.
There will also be other boxing matches in different weight categories and a female match.
Many of the overnight packages for the Nyovest and Naak MusiQ fight, starting from R9 000 to R110 000, are sold out.
The packages include breakfast, access to facilities and the main event.
The purpose of their fight is to grow the local boxing industry using the celebrity angle which has been so successful in other countries.