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Boxing News of Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Source: Sammy Heywood Okine

Box Office presents WBO title fights on April 27

Alex Ntiamoah’ Bukom based Box Office Boxing Promotions is coming up with another mouth-watering package scheduled for the Bukom Boxing Arena on Friday, April 27.

At a Press Conference held on Tuesday at The Gym to introduce the boxers on the international bill with two World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Africa titles at stake, Alex Ntiamoah said the event is another opportunity for Ghana’s quality boxers like George Ashie and Raymond Commey to relaunch their careers and propel them to the world ranks.

He said Ghana has crack boxers and ‘The Tiger’s Roar’ is a day never to be missed as sensational George Ashie would be facing a tough South African opponent, Michael Mokoena for the WBO Africa Lightweight title, while Raymond Commey faces Isaac Sackey for the WBO Africa Jr. Featherweight title.

Evergreen Michael Ayitey Powers will clash with veteran Enoch Quaye aka Gbese Bruno who last climbed the ring 11 years ago in a cruiserweight contest over 10 rounds.

Other fighters on the bill are fine boxers like Prince Octopus Dzanie and Michael Obodai Sai.

Mr. Samir Captan, WBO representative in Ghana advised the boxers to do their best to ensure that they grab the chance to fight for world titles next year.

Meanwhile, entertainer, musician, and dancer, Papa Row have promised another wonderful show on the bill.

Rates for the fight are 20ghc for the popular stand, 50ghc for VIP and 100ghc for VVIP.

Among the sponsor for the event are The Gym, Trust Emporium, Ghana @61 Secretariat, Paradise Pac, Jet Link, 29 Photo Studio, MTK, and Tune Africa.