AFRICAN BOXING CHAMPIONSHIP 2017

Nick Okoth Wins Gold in Brazzaville Kenyan boxer Nick Okoth won a gold medal in Lightweight (60kg ) at the African Boxing Championships, after he beat Reda BENBAZIZ of Algeria 3-0 by unanimous decision in the final on Sunday June 25th . This brings the total of Kenya's medals to five as follows: MEDAL WINNERS 1. Nick Okoth - Gold ( Lightweight ) 2. John Kyalo - Bronze ( Middleweight ) 3. Shaffi Bakari - Bronze ( Light Flyweight ) 4. Elizabeth Akinyi - Bronze ( Women's Middleweight ) 5. Christine Ongare -…continue reading →

AFRICAN BOXING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017

Three More Kenyan Boxers Advance in Congo Brazzaville Three more Kenyan boxers advanced to different stages of the African Boxing Championships on the third day of action in Congo Brazzaville as follows: 1. Shaffi Bakari (Light Fly weight) beat Joshua Kizza of UG on points 2. Nick Okoth (Lightweight) beat Mtshita Mandula (Ivory Coast) on points 3. John Kyalo beat Anouar Koukou of Sudan through RSC in Round 2 ( Referee Stops Contest). The three are through to the quarters. However, Simon Mulinge lost by points split decision to Loic Ngumbi ( Congo…continue reading →

KDF EDGE POLICE BY A POINT IN THIKA AS THIRD LEG OF SNBL COMES TO A CLOSE

The Kenya Defence Forces won six out of ten title in the third leg of the SportPesa National Boxing League to collect 19 points, one better than rivals Police who too three titles. However, Police remain top of the standings after three rounds, on 60 points compared to KDF's 57. Below is the list of winners in Thika, and also the current points tally for the league after three rounds ( winners are indicated in bold): FINAL RESULTS 1. LIGHT FLY : MATAYO KEYA (KNH) 3-0 V NICODEMUS KINUTHIA 2. FLY : CHARLES…continue reading →