Okoth, Ongare in the Boxing final squad for All Africa Games

Commonwealth Games bronze medalists Nick Okoth and Christine Ongare will lead Kenya’s hit squad at the All Africa Games set for Morocco this month.

The duo were in the final squad named by Boxing Federation of Kenya (BFK) and will be joined by debutants lightweight Ethan Maina of Kenya Police and welterweight Boniface Mugunde for Kenya Defence Forces.

Okoth won the bronze medal at the 2010 Commonwealth games in New Delhi India while Ongare won bronze at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

The pugilist will be joined by BFK vice chairman Isaac Mbote as the teams Team Manger and assistant coach David Munuhe who doubles up as BFK secretary general.

The final squad will continue their residential training at Kasarani indoor arena before jetting out on August 15

Boxing final Hit squad team


Flyweight 52kgs Shaffi Bakari

Feather weight 57kgs Nick Okoth

Light welter weight 64kgs- Ethan Maina

Welter weight 67kgs- Boniface Mogunde

Middle weight 75kgs- George Cosby Ouma

Light Heavyweight 81kgs- Edwin Okong’o

Heavyweight 91kgs- Elly Ajowi

Super Heavyweight 91+kgs- Fredrick Ramogi


Light flyweight 48-51kgs- Christine Ongare Shisoka

Lightweight 60kgs- Everlyne Akinyi

Welterweight 64-67kgs- Lorna Kusa

Middleweight 69-75kgs- Elizabeth Andiego

Head coach – Musa Benjamin

Assistant coach- David Munuhe

Team Manager – Isaac Mbote.

Additional information Citizen Digital

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