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 given an automatic slot at the 2012 Olympics. Only Benjamin Njagiru Gicharu was able to reach the final and qualify for the Olympics.

Benson Njagiru Gicharu: Flyweight Round 2: Beat Crimildo Guifutela of Mozambique 17-7 Quarter-Final: Beat Olivier Lavigilante of Mauritius 10-9 Semi-Final: Beat Micah Duke of Ghana 17-14 Final:Lost to Oteng Oteng of Botswana 16-5 Denis Okoth: Lightweight Round 2: Beat Bazila Ngosa of Zambia (referee stopped contest) Quarter-Final: Lost to Andrique Allisop of Seychelles 19-18 Semi-Final: Lost to Mohamed Arjaoui of Morocco 11-9 Daniel Shisia: Heavyweight Round 2: Beat Tumba Silva of Angola 21-9 Quarter-Final: Beat Romaric Ngoula Tangoum of Cameroon 19-14 Semi-Final: Lost to Maxwell Amposah of Ghana 11-10 Charles Okoth: Superheavyweight Quarter-Final: Beat Paolo William Schaffer of South Africa 20-12 Aziz Ali: Light Heavyweight Quarter-Final: Lost to Yahya Mekacheri of Tunisia 12-4 Rayton Okwiri: Welterweight Round 1: Lost to Medhi Khalsi of Morocco 12-11 Peter Warui: Light Flyweight Round 2: Lost to Mohamed Flissi of Algeria in round 2 Martin Oduor: Bantamweight Round 2 : Lost to Aboubaker Seddik Lbida of Morocco 19-7 Denis Okoth: Lightweight Round 2: Beat Bazila Ngosa of Zambia (referee stopped contest) Onyango Opiyo: Light welterweight Round 2 Lost to Brice Romaric Bassole of Burkina Faso 13-10 Tobias Okeyo: Middleweight Round 2: Lost to Hassan Chagtemi of Tunisia 18-8

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