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International boxing bonanza in Kampala

Ultimate Media

Ugandans should gear up for an exciting boxing competition this may when international pugilists will taunt each other at Namboole stadium this May.

The Proprietor of Baltic Pro Box Promotions, Eddie Bazira is organising another boxing bonanza dubbed ‘African Meltdown.’

The event will involve American, Swedish and African fighters at Namboole Stadium come May 2010.

American heavyweights Joey Abell and Alfred Cole will renew their rivalry in a 12-round World Boxing Federation (WBF) interim bout at Namboole.

Evander Holyfield

Bazira recently failed to organize a fight between American Evander Holyfield and South African Francois Botha. The fight between Evander and Botha was slated for Namboole in January 2010.

Francois Botha

2 Responses to "International boxing bonanza in Kampala"

  1. nabakooza mariam hassan  November 8, 2011 at 11:02 am

    who is the national coach of boxing?.

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    • editor  November 8, 2011 at 11:27 am

      The National Council of Sports is yet to appoint a substantive coach for the Uganda national boxing team the Bombers, following the death of coach Musa Kibirige Kent in late September 2011

      Reply

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