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Ghana Boxing to benefit from Azumah Nelson’s Ukraine WBC Convention

Written by Christine Dzakah

Ghanaian boxing legend, Azumah Nelson, Oscar de la Hoya, Sergio Martinez, Lennox Lewis,  Roberto Duran and other legends are at the ongoing 56th WBC Convention in Kiev, Ukraine.

Yaw Sakyi Afari, Manager of Azumah Nelson, who is also attending the 56th WBC Convention said they will collaborate with some of these legends to further promote the Azumah Nelson Fight Night and other boxing programmes in the country.

Mayor Vitali Klitscho says he`s thrilled and excited to greet all these great boxers in Boxing history and said they will work with authorities, the promoters and representatives to create the future for boxing in Ukraine.

The WBC Convention is held every year to celebrate champions and address happenings within the sport. All major decisions within the WBC are made and communicated during these conventions.