Local rapper Cassper Nyovest is more than ready for his highly anticipated celebrity boxing match against Anga "NaakMusiq" Makubalo this coming weekend.
The “Destiny” rapper and “Ntombi” hitmaker are going head-to-head in the ring on April 8 at Sun City.
The event is expected to be an extravaganza.
The award winning rapper has been putting in the work, training hard for the boxing match, which he foresees winning.
Cassper has been sharing his training progress with his supporters and he is very confident that with one jab he will be able to knock NaakMusiqout.
Taking to Twitter, the Artist of the Decade shared a video of himself training for his big match.
"This most important punch in boxing. I could beat this guy with just a Jab. 3 days to go!!!!" shared Cassper.
In response to a tweet, Cassper gave a sneak into his strategy for his big fight with the "Ntombi" hitmaker.
Cassper shared that he will be using his style of bobbing and weaving during the fight.
"I definitely will be bobbing and weaving doe cause that's my style," he shared.
He actually doesn't have any height or reach advantage. Look at the face off videos, we the same height. I definitely will be bobbing and weaving doe cause that's my style. I'm a big Mike Tyson Fan.— Don Billiato (@casspernyovest) April 5, 2022
At his last boxing match against Slik Talk, the rapper proved that he is able to hold it down in the ring.
NaakMusiq’s trainer said at a recent press conference that the musician at first lacked boxing experience, but with some training he is oozing with confidence.
Fans are having a tough time picking who to place their bets on, but it seems many are looking forward to tuning in and seeing who will be victorious.
An action-packed event promises a weekend of premium entertainment and sport.
To add to the excitement, Hollywoodbets has opened a betting market on the big fight to predict the outright winner.
The epic showdown includes:
- Friday, 8 April: Weigh In & Launch Party
- Saturday, 9 April: Pool Party
- Saturday, 9 April: Cassper Nyovest vs NaakMusiQ Celebrity Boxing Exhibition
- Saturday, 9 April: Fight Night After Party
- Sunday, 10 April: Winners Circle Party
The fight night will also include a 12-round bout for the SA Junior Bantamweight title when Eastern Cape born boxers, Athenkosi Dumezweni and Landi Ngxeke, go toe-to-toe in the ring in their quest for the win.
Attendees can expect an exciting line-up of artists that includes the likes of Nasty C, Blxckie, DJ Sumbody, DJ Zinhle, Uncle Waffles, Big Zulu, Zakes Bantwini, Young Stunna, Daliwonga, Culoe De Song, Ayanda MVP, DJ Thuli P, De Mthuda, DJ Sphe and Naves among others, with Bontle Modiselle-Moloi, hosting the star-studded red carpet.
Celeb City, powered by Hollywoodbets, will be broadcast live on Saturday, 9 April, on SuperSport Variety 4 and Channel O between 5pm and 11pm.