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Youth boxing tournament of the National District begins

Gerardo Montero, president of the Boxing Association of the DN announced that the fair will have 90 competitors The Youth Boxing Tou


Gerardo Montero, president of the Boxing Association of the DN announced that the fair will have 90 competitors

The Youth Boxing Tournament of the National District will start with the participation of 90 athletes of both sexes in the renovated facilities of the Billy Thompson Clubfrom the neighborhood of Social improvement.

The event will bring together dozens of clubs from the capital, announced the president of the Boxing Association of the National District, Gerardo Montero.

The leader explained that the tournament is dedicated to the memory of coach Manuel Sosa (Cuchito), who stood out for promoting boxing in the capital from Billy Thompson, a club he led to win several district championships.

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“The tournament has the support of the Ministry of Sports, in addition to the endorsement of the Dominican Boxing Federation,” said Montero, specifying that fighters between the ages of 16 and 18 will enter the ring.

He also reported that the gold medal winners will make up the team that will represent the National District in the National Youth Championship, which will begin on July 15 in Sabana Grande de Boyá, Monte Plata.

The clubs that will participate are Ramón Paula, Minerva Mirabal, Ulises Valentín, Villa Francisca, Nuestro Esfuerzo, Los Cachorros, Samuel Santana.

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