Boxing

First leg of boxing league kicks off in Kisumu

As the first leg of the National Boxing League boxes off at Jomo Kenyatta Sports Ground in Kisumu tomorrow, players have been asked to take the matches seriously as they would be used to judge and analyse their performance ahead of the national team selection.

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