FINALS DRAW FOR 3RD LEG OF SPORTPESA NATIOAL BOXING LEAGUE

Following an exhilarating semi-final action at Ananas Mall in Thika, the best of the best booked slots in the finals set for Saturday June 10th. League leaders Police have seven boxers in the final, and their bitter rivals Kenya Defence Forces six. Below are the Semi-final results (winners indicated in bold): MIDDLE WEIGHT Edwin Okong'o (KDF) 3-0 V Mustapha Salim (OKSA) Chris Okongo ( Kongowea ) V Humphrey Ochieng ( Police ) 2-1 LIGHT HEAVY Nick Abaka ( KDF ) 3-0 V Joseph Odhiambo ( NBI ) Elly Ajowi ( Police) KO V…continue reading →
Kameta Blasts NOCK over Lack of Support

Kameta Blasts NOCK over Lack of Support

BAK President Terms NOCK as "Clueless and Pathetic" as He Addresses the Matter Kenyan boxers bound for the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro have appealed for Presidential intervention after the National OLympics Committee of Kenya (NOCK) failed to set up a training camp just 20 days to the start of the Games. In a press conference held today in the port city of Mombasa, BAK president, John Kameta, blasted NOCK officials calling them "pathetic" and accused them of "killing the sporting spirit". Why punish innocent boxers who have worked so hard and…continue reading →
Finally, Gicharu Makes the Cut for Rio

Finally, Gicharu Makes the Cut for Rio

Benson Gicharu Njagiru (56kg) has finally qualified for the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in August, making him the third Kenyan boxer to make the cut. The prolific pounder who boxes for Kenya Police now joins Rayton Okwiri (69kg) and Peter Warui (49kg) to close the Kenya team, BAK president John Kameta, said. "I am excited that he did not disappoint, it was a very tough and challenging journey for him but he made it eventually", he said. Gicharu who features in the APB programme qualified in the AIBA APB/WSB Qualifier…continue reading →