By James Agberebi:
The Nigeria Boxing Federation will organize an open national boxing championship ahead of the All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville.
This was revealed to Completesportsnigeria.com by head coach of the national boxing coach Tony Konyegwachi on Sunday, June 21.
According to Konyegwachi, men and women boxers across the country are expected to assemble at the Brai Ayonote Boxing Gym, National Stadium, Lagos, for the championship which holds from June 29 to July 6.
“There will be a national open boxing championship for boxers across Nigeria towards the All Africa Games coming up in Congo Brazzaville.
“The boxing championship will run for one week which starts from June 29 until July 6, and it will be at the Brai Ayonote Boxing Gym.”
Konyegwachi who is based in Jos, also disclosed that he will be in Lagos this week in preparation for the boxing championship.