Kololo High School Boxing Club Knocked Out of Novice Championships

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Kololo High School Boxing Club has been knocked out of this year's National Novice Boxing Championship. The knock out at Centenary Park Monument in Kampala, came in the last quarter final kick off when Kololo's Obugwa Yusuf, lost to Anthony Kayanja of COBAP boxing club, by two points to one. The result was however contested by Kololo's managers, on grounds that the players were cheated. John Munduga Kololo High Boxing Club coach, descended on the juries' desk, demanding to see how Obugwa had performed, he was however denied access to the results. But while Munduga spent more time lamenting over the loss, spectators chanted praises in favour of Kayanja. //Cue in: iI wanted#i Cue Out: i#first round.i// The Novice championship started on Monday and ends on Sunday. Finals and semi- finals will be played today. Jimmy Sekimpi, the Referee is however disappointed on the quality of pugilists involved in the game. He says that the game has been thwarted by lack of proper training facilities. // Cue In: iThe standard#i Cue Out: i#make tournaments.i// Kabuye Ronald won on walk over after their opponents failed to turn up The National Novice Championship has attracted 20 teams, with COBAP boxing club in the lead with nine points, followed by Kampala boxing club with seven.


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