Sonny Bill Williams vs The White Buffalo
07 February 2013
Sonny Bill Williams meets South African heavyweight, Francois Botha the "White Buffalo", at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on February 8. Boxing's new kid on the block, Williams, holds the New Zealand Professional Boxing Association heavyweight title after beating American Clarence Tillman III in February this year. Williams will have his work cut out for him against hardened seasoned boxer Botha, with his record of 48 wins from 58 fights, including 29 knockouts.
BROADCAST DETAILS (all times are CAT, SA, GMT+2)
SuperSport 5 will cross to Brisbane at 10am on Friday for the start of the boxing tournament. The headline bout is expected to take place shortly after 1pm (CAT time).
Quade Cooper will feature against Barry Dunnett on the undercard.
The two big fights will be re-broadcast on SuperSport 5 at 3pm and on SuperSport 1 at 7pm on Friday.
Watch our interviews with Sonny Bill and Francois:
Sonny Bill Williams on Ballz Francois Botha on Ballz