ARTICLES RELATING TO BABY JAKE MATLALA

'Baby Jake' laid to rest

2013-12-13 17:27

South African boxer 'Baby Jake' Matlala, one of Nelson Mandela favorite sportsmen, has been laid to rest at the Rhema Bible Church.

'People's champion' hailed

2013-12-11 19:14

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has said that the death of Jacob "Baby Jake" Matlala has signalled the end of a golden era in boxing.

Plaudits for 'humble' Baby Jake

2013-12-11 12:13

Baby Jake Matlala will always be remembered for his humility, former Boxing SA chief Peter Ngatane has said at his funeral.

Fans pay tribute to Baby Jake

2013-12-10 13:19

Sport24 readers have paid tribute to former boxing world champion Baby Jake Matlala after his passing at the age of 51.

MEC to visit Matlala family

2013-12-08 13:00

The Gauteng sports, arts, culture and recreation department have sent its condolences to the family of Jacob "Baby Jake" Matlala.

Baby Jake Matlala dies

2013-12-07 13:25

Former South African world boxing champion Jacob "Baby Jake" Matlala has passed away at the age of 51.

 

Baby Jake a 'giant of boxing'

2013-12-12 10:24

Jacob "Baby Jake" Matlala represented the best there was in boxing, Gauteng sport MEC Lebogang Maile has said at his memorial service.

Baby Jake a 'giant of boxing'

2013-12-11 15:34

Jacob "Baby Jake" Matlala represented the best there was in boxing, Gauteng sport MEC Lebogang Maile has said at his memorial service.

Baby Jake's service underway

2013-12-11 10:58

The memorial service for former SA boxing legend 'Baby Jake' Matlala has started at the Nasrec Arena.

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Baby Jake in pictures

2013-12-09 08:24
See pics of former boxing champion Baby Jake Matlala who has passed away at the age of 51.

See pics of former boxing champion Baby Jake Matlala who has passed away at the age of 51.

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Baby Jake Matlala dies at 51

2013-12-07 13:31
World boxing champion Jacob

World boxing champion Jacob "Baby Jake" Matlala has died at 51. See pictures of him conducting a five-hour aerobic marathon for police officers in 2009 here.

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