……SHOW SKILLS AT 5TH QUARTERLY BOXING HELD IN ABEOKUTA
Some of the Ogun State boxers showed the skills they are made of at the recently concluded 5th edition of Quarterly Boxing Championship in Abeokuta, as they prepared for this Friday maiden edition of the All Nigeria Open Amateur Boxing tournament to be hosted by the state .
The State Boxing Association is finalizing preparation for staging of the South West zonal qualifiers for the tournament .
Toheeb Hassan of Three star Boxing club defeated Hassan Akeem of Deshield Boxing club in the 60 kilogrammes class of the quarterly Championship.
The tournament held at the Alake Sports Centre in Ijeja, Abeokuta also saw Ajayi Uriel of face one boxing club outclassing Daniel Dayo of Onipapa Boxing club in another 60 kilogrammes bout while Kasali Ayobami of Face one Boxing club defeated Salami Lawal of Deshied Boxing club in the 56 kilogrammes bout .
In the championship 52 kilogrammes class, Taiwo Ogunbowale of the Ultimate Boxing Club beat Fasasi Sikiru of Villar Boxing club while Azeezat Akinremi of Gaoster boxing club defeated Damilola of Shodipe of Champion Boxing club in the female category 60 kilogrammes bout .
Other female bouts decided, Mariam Yusuf of King’s Boxing club defeated Mistura Oyeneye of Maselese Boxing club in the 57 kilogrammes contest, Alimo Gbadamosi of Destiny Villar beat Aduragbemi Patrick of Deshield Boxing club in the 51kilogrammes while Abudugafari defeated Basirat Okejaye in the 48