National boxer Clive the punisher Atwell is calling on the authorities to do more for boxers in the country. He said local boxers need to be compensated properly.
The cabofe champion Atwell was very out spoken following his demolishing of Jamaican boxer Glenroy Beckford, knocking him out in the second round of the twelve round card on Sunday at the cliff Anderson sports hall .
The two boxers were the headline card on the Guyana fight night pro Am card.
The Jamaican boxing camp said they are hoping for a rematch soon since they were only given short notice to prepare for the fight
The wonder boy Edmond De Clou may now have to wonder what his future in boxing would be like as he suffered a broken jaw in his match against Derrick Richmond.
The fight had to be stopped in the third of the eight round affair while Declou had to be rushed to the hospital for medical attention.
Edmond Declou was expected to defend his caboffe title sometime next year but with this injury this might be a big set back for him
Dexter Marques won a unanimous decision over Richard Williamson in their bantam- weight eight round match up.
Guyana defense force men and hornets women were crowned GRFU Banks sevens champions.
GDF defeated University of Guyana 19-12 in the finals at the national park on Sunday. The army’s victory came from two tries by national player Avery Corbin and captain Clyde Powell.
A single try by national sprinter Alisha Fortune was all it took for hornets women to defeat Carib women who have several national players in their lineup.
Banks marketing brand manager Mortimer Stuart encouraged the ruggers to maintain their discipline as they improve their game
The countrie’s ruggers are currently preparing for the IRB Caribbean championship.
Action in the Gff banks beer national premier league played around the city on sunday saw defending champion alpha the hammer united defeating NA united 2-1
Rosignol United defeated BK Western Tigers 3-0 on penalty kicks from the penalty as both teams were dead locked after regulation time 2 all.
At the Buxton ground, Buxton United defeated Linden side Winners Connection 3-1.
While Santos FC edged BV/Triumph United 4-2 on kicks from the penalty mark following a tied 1-1 score line
At the Den Amstel ground, Grove Hi-Tech defeated Den Amstel 4-2.
And Mahaica Determinators defeated Young Achievers 2-1.
Action in the tournament continues this weekend.