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Boxing News of Wednesday, 29 April 2020

Source: GNA

Technical of GBF commends SSNIT

Coach Kwesi Ofori Asare Coach Kwesi Ofori Asare

Coach Kwesi Ofori Asare, Technical Director of the Ghana Boxing Federation (GBF) has commended the Social Security And National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) for constructing the Trust Sports Emporium (TSE), which has in the past two years served as a one-stop venue for boxing.

Coach Asare told the GNA Sport in an interview that, the facility which houses the Bukom Boxing Arena, with a Gym and Physio Center, Swimming Pool, Multi-Purpose Sports Hall, Conference Hall(s), Restaurant, offices of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) and Ghana Swimming Association (GSA) is serving the good interest of sports in the country.

He said the facility which has also hosted many conferences, boxing matches, international table tennis, badminton, basketball and swimming competitions had contributed immensely to the development of sports in the country.

The three-star AIBA licensed trainer who also doubles as the Trainer of the National Amateur Boxing team, the Black Bombers called on the management of the TSE to ensure effective management of the facility to continue serving the interest of all stakeholders.

The Black Bombers have two boxers who have qualified for the 2020 Olympic Games to be held next year in Japan.