In­ter­me­di­ate Box­ing Cham­pi­onships com­mence 26 Oc­to­ber

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The Na­tional In­ter­me­di­ate Box­ing Cham­pi­onship will of­fi­cially com­mence on Oc­to­ber 26th at the Na­tional Gym­na­sium, Man­dela Av­enue.

The event which will fea­ture box­ers from sev­eral re­gions bat­tling it out for supremacy, is slated to con­clude on Oc­to­ber 29th.

Ac­cord­ing to Tech­ni­cal Di­rec­tor of the pres­ti­gious tour­na­ment, Ter­rence Poole, “Med­i­cals and weigh-ins will oc­cur on Thurs­day 26th at the Na­tional Gym­na­sium. All box­ers are re­quired to at­tend the med­i­cal and weigh-ins. With­out at­tend­ing, the box­ers will not be able to par­tic­i­pate in the event.”

He fur­ther stated that sys­tems are cur­rently be­ing fi­nal­ized for a smooth run­ning of the tour­na­ment, adding, “We ex­pect a high stan­dard be­cause this is the pre­cur­sor for the Na­tional Open Cham­pi­onship in Novem­ber.”

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