The youth boxers from the Duarte province won the qualifying rounds of the northern region for the upcoming national youth tournament to b
The youth boxers from the Duarte province won the qualifying rounds of the northern region for the upcoming national youth tournament to be held from July 27 to 30 in the city of Monte Plata.
The boxers led by veteran coach July Cisnero and assisted by Orlando Estrella (El secre) made up of athletes from the municipalities of Villa Riva and San Francisco de Macorís demonstrated their great progress in the sport of fistiana achieving four gold medals to achieve first place. of the successful qualifying rounds successfully carried out at the Los Salados de Santiago de los Caballeros club.
The provinces of Santiago and Valverde Mao sneaked three boxers each to reach second place while Samana, Nagua and Bonao only qualified one boxer.
The Duarte province team qualified José Angel Reyes in the 48 kilograms, Ramón Melenciano in the 54 kilograms, Leandro Suarez in the 57 kilograms, while Jeremy Rafael Fernández qualified in the 71 kilograms.
On their side, the representation of Nagua classified Bernabe Taveras in the 51 kilos, Moíses Castillo from the Valverde province advanced in the 63 kilograms, Jeriel Núñez de Samaná won in the 67 kilos and Ricardo Peña from Santiago de los Caballeros got the first place in the 75 kilograms.
The versatile Julio Polanco from the Valverde province surprised by dominating in the 80 kilos, Jeury Antonio Martínez from Santiago de los Caballeros advanced in the 86 kilos, Carlos González de Bonao won in the 92 kg and David Ramírez in +92kg representing the Valverde province.
The great champion cup of the North Zone qualifiers was delivered by the renowned athlete Miguel Martínez from the managing committee of the regional event that was organized by the Dominican Boxing Federation headed by Rubén García from Franco.
The technical coordination of the qualifiers was in charge of the outstanding coach Juan Alberto Rodríguez who informed that the qualifiers of the Eastern zone were dominated by the province of La Romana while the Southern zone will be held from the 14th to the 17th of this month in the community of Nigua.