Light fly Shaffi Bakari and lightweight Nickson Okoth won their quarter-final bouts as five Kenyans pounded their way into medal brackets on the second day of African Boxing Championships in Congo Brazzaville.
Three Kenyan boxers advanced to the quarter-finals of the African Boxing Championships in Congo Brazzaville on Monday night after winning their first round matches.
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Experienced light Nick Okoth and light heavyweight Elly Ajowi lead the National Boxing Team twelve boxers for the African qualifiers of the World Boxing Championships that boxes-off in Congo Brazzaville from tomorrow to June 24.
It is all systems go for the eagerly awaited World Boxing Commission bout between Super bantamweight women champion Fatuma Zarika and Jamaican Alicia Ashley, on June 30 at a yet to be confirmed venue in Dallas, Texas, USA.
Christie, 53, was the captain of the English amateur boxing team from 1980 to 1983 and European amateur champion in 1983.