- It is alleged that Khanyi Mbau will no longer be squaring up with Zodwa Wabantu
- According to a Sunday tabloid report, the queen of Bling said the arrangement was a lie
- The promoter of the boxing match, Arnold Nododile, allegedly confirmed the news, promising a replacement
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The battle, which was to be held at The Ridge C@sino in Emalahleni, Mpumalanga, on 22 October, was denied by the A-lister, who is living it up in Dubai with her wealthy boyfriend, Zimbabwean-born Kudzai Mushoga.
Khanyi Mbau denies knowledge of a boxing match
In an exclusive interview with Sunday World, Khanyi told the tabloid that the match was a lie.
Online gossip column maphepha_ndaba reported on Mbau and Shwashwi's conversation with screenshots and captioned the Instagram post in part:
"No Admin it’s a LIE, I’m not doing any fight with Zodwa mina, says @mbaureloaded,
"I’m a lady, why would I do that? My brand wouldn’t allow me to do such."
Check out maphepha_ndaba's post below:
Promoter Arnold “Squire” Nododile the show must go on
The organiser of the show confirmed the news with Sunday Times and said a replacement had been found to box with the sultry performer, Zodwa Wabantu:
“Khanyi will no longer be part of the fight, please note we’ve found a potential replacement to fight with Zodwa Wabantu. We are just waiting for the actress to return the contract today (Wednesday), so we can make the posters to promote the fight.”
Social media not shocked by Khanyi's boxing match withdrawal
The news about the stars who once shared a man no longer sharing a boxing ring did not come as a surprise to netizens who weighed in:
"She out there living her best life and then come home to get her face messed up for what?"
@ntombi_mthabela was disappointed:
"But guys, imagine Khanyi fighting? Really now? Y'all have a HORRIBLE judge of character sense ne?"
"Kodwa yini uMbau azoyibanga noZodwa?"
@justsolomon_rsa called it:
"Khanyi fighting Zodwa? That's something that will never happen. Not to disrespect one but one of them I know is so much of a lady and will never do that."
"I wouldn't want any of that smoke too if I was Khanyi, Zodwa looks scary."
"Like imagine Khanyi mo level aleng mod yona Nou come on guys let's Respect Khanyi toe tjrrrrr that girl is a gone girl."
@noh_nxumalo was amused:
"Lapho uZodwa posted it ne caption ethi “it’s been a long time coming!“
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Source: Briefly News