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Black Bombers sweat on funds for Rio 2016 qualifiers


The Ghana Amateur Boxing Federation is set for crunch talks with the Ministry of Youth and Sports today in a bid to get funds released to enable the Black Bombers participate in the final Rio 2016 Olympics qualifier in Cameroon. The Black Bombers risk missing out on the qualifiers if they fail to meet the deadline for arrival on Wednesday ...

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Black Bombers impress in warm up tournament in Benin

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President of the Ghana Amateur Boxing Federation, Gideon Quartey, believes the Black Bombers have gained valuable experience from their 3 day preparatory tournament in Benin. The tournament which featured Benin and Gabon is expected to give Ghana’s boxers the needed exposure as they head into the Rio 2016 qualifiers in Cameroon which starts in the second week of March. Four ...

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Black Bombers seek clarification from NSA over money demands


President of the Ghana Amateur Boxing Federation Gideon Quartey has confirmed that they will seek clarification on monies they have been requested to pay by the National Sports Authority in an emergency meeting today. He made the revelation after the Federation was requested by the NSA to pay an amount of GHC 1000 to enable them secure camping space at ...

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Gideon Quartey: There will be no favouritism in selecting boxers for competitions


President of the Ghana Amateur Boxing Federation Gideon Quartey has informed Citi Sports that there will be no preferential treatment in the selection of boxing for this year’s All African Games and next year’s Rio 2016 Olympic games. Trainers from the various gyms around the country presented their boxers to the federation ahead of the training sessions which will begin ...

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