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.

1999 Fred Munga: Light Welterwight Round 1 : Beat Jean de Dieu Soloniaina of Madagascar 16-9 Quarterfinals: Beat Mukendi Rolly of Zaire 6-5 Semi-Finals: Lost to Olusegum Ajose of Nigeria Peter Kariuki: Middleweight Round 1: Beat Bertrand Tietsia of Cameroon by disqualification Quarterfinals: Beat Thuso Tekane of Botswana (referee stopped contest) Semi-Finals: Lost to Albert Eromsole of Nigeria Duncan Kuria : Flyweight Round 1: beat Abdulaye Amidu of Ghana 13-2 Quarterfinals: Lost to Zolani Marali of South Africa 13-5 John Ndirangu: Lightweight Round 1: Beat Jamisa Eloi Rahendr of Madagascar 9-6 Quarterfinals: Lost to Noureddine Medjehoud of Algeria on points Absolom Okoth: Welterweight Round 1: Lost to Kamel Chater of Tunisia 10-3 George Maina : Light Middleweight Round 1: Beat Mtutuzeli Mapukata of South Africa Peter Odhiambo Opiyo: Light Heavyweight Round 1: Beat Dieudonne Tetfoufi of Cameroon on points Quarterfinals: Lost to Mohamed Bahari of Algeria on points Frederick Orieyo: Supe-heavyweight Quarterfinals: Lost to Michael Macaque of Mauritious by KO

Peter Kariuki later became a professional boxer in the light heavyweight division. Based in Australia and known by his nickname “Kariz”, he had compiled a record of 26 wins and 11 losses by the end of 2015
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