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Kenya Boxing Team Results at the 2012 African Championships

The 2012 Africa boxing championships also served as the African Olympic Qualifier. The tournament was held in Casablanca, Morocco From April 28 to May 5 2012. Each finalist was gien an automatic slot at the 2012 Olympics. Only Benjamin Njagiru … Continue reading

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Kenya Boxing Team results at the 2011 All Africa Games

The 2011 All Africa games were held in Maputo Mozambique. Kenya’s sole medal was a bronze medal earned by welterweight Rayton Okwiri.   Kenya Boxing Page  

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Kenya Boxing Team Results at the 1999 All African Games

The 1999 All Africa games were held in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Kenya boxing team ended with two bronze medals via Fred Munga and Peter Kariuki. Kenya Boxing Page  

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Kenya Boxing team results at the 1991 All Africa games

The 1991 All Africa games were held in Cairo Egypt. Four years earlier in Nairobi, Kenya had won 8 gold medals in boxing. But their fortunes plunged significantly in 1991. On that occassion, only one Kenyan made it to a … Continue reading

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Kenya Boxing team results at the 1987 All Africa games

No moment captures Kenya’s glorious boxing history more than the 1987 All Africa games which were held in Nairobi. With Kenya hosting the event, raucous crowds attended the boxing events that were held at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre. Kenya … Continue reading

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Kenya Boxing Team Results at the 1978 Commonwealth Games

The 1978 Commonwealth Games were held in Edmonton Canada. Kenya sent a squad of eleven boxers and emerged the Commonwealth games boxing champions. Kenya won 2 gold medals, 2 silver medals and 3 bronze medals. The gold medals came via … Continue reading

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Kenya Boxing Team Results at the 1973 All Africa games

The 1973 All Africa games were held in Lagos Nigeria. Kenya finished second overall in the boxing charts behind hosts Nigeria. Kenya’s final medal tally was two gold two silver. The first gold medal came via Feathwerweight George Oduori who … Continue reading

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Kenya Boxing Team Results at the 1965 All African games

The 1965 All Africa games were held in Brazzaville, Congo. In the boxing tournament, Kenya finished second overall with two gold medals and two silver medals. The first gold medal came via Philip Waruinge who won gold in the feathwerweight … Continue reading

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Kenya Boxing Team results at the 1964 Olympics

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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

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Kenya Boxing results: 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games

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.

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