WBC to honour Azumah Nelson in Accra

Azumah Nelson Honour 1 The World Boxing Council (WBC) will honour Africa‚Äôs greatest boxer Azumah Nelson on his 60th birthday which falls on July 19. The world governing body will present the accolade to the three-time world boxing champion at the next edition of the Azumah Nelson Fight Night which takes place at the Bukom Boxing Arena on Saturday July 21. The event, produced by the Azumah Nelson Boxing Promotions, will also be used to mark 20 years on after the boxer called time on his illustrious career. The iconic African boxer has » Read More

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