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The 1964 Olympics were held in Tokyo Japan. Kenya sent a team of 5 boxers including the three Johns. It was Kenya’s first time ever sending boxers to the Olympics. Despite the country being only one year old, the boxers … Continue reading
1962 marked the first time Kenyan boxers participated in the Commonwealth Games boxing tournament. Kenya sent a team of five boxers. Ali Juma (silver) and Philip Waruinge (bronze) became the first Kenyans to win boxing medals at the Commonwealth games.