Lukanga boxing club wins 2023 in style

Lukanga boxing club wins 2023 in style

By Emmanuel Sekago.

Boxing is another sport that has made news in  Uganda and this year 2023 has been successful the sport that had lost its brand but under the leadership of Moses Muhangi, Boxing is now a brand that corporate companies are fighting to associate with come next year 2024.

Lukanga boxing club after winning the 2023 National novice boxing championship on December 2nd, that attracted over 600 pugilists from 47 clubs winning in Junior category with 32 points, Youth with 40 points and elir with 32 points and Overall with 104 points at the MTN Lugogo arena that was graced by Uganda Olympic committee president Dr Doanld Rukare and Nakawa Municipality Mayor Paul Mugabe.

On Saturday, December 16th 2023, Lukanga boxing club again proved its dominance when it retained this year’s national Intermediate boxing championship for the fourth time.

It should be noted that Lukanga won this championship in 2017 and 2018 but in 2019 the competition was not  held because the Boxing federation had no funds then 2020 and 2021 it was due to Covid-19 pandemic.

Come 2022, Lukanga boxing club went on to lift the title and yesterday at Lugogo MTN arena they proved it again.
The Uganda boxing federation president Moses Muhangi,Sharif Bogere from the Floyd Mayweather Team and senior Danny Lutaaya from London graced the closing ceremony.

Talking to wallnetnews, Muhangi who was filled with happiness thanked all participant clubs for making this year’s championship a competitive and successful.

Meanwhile, as the year comes to an end with  the last activity on the Uganda Boxing  federation calendar  2023, will be the Uganda boxing Champions League Week 12,  the finals  set for December 26, 2023, at UMA Grounds.
However, Wallnetnews brings you the pictures of what transpired at the National intermediate boxing championship at Lugogo.

Youth Category Medals awarded by  Sharif Bogere, WBO Lightweight Champion from Mayweather Promotions
UBF General secretary Barigo in group pic with boxers
The young female boxer couldnt hide her smile
Sharif Bogere from the Floyd Mayweather Team, UBF President Muhangi with senior Danny Lutaaya from the London
Lukanga female boxers receiving trophy from UBF President Muhangi
Lukanga are the Champions of the 2023 Uganda Intermediate Boxing Championship
Female boxers displaying there certificates
Female boxer happy after being declared winner at Lugogo
Babirye wins 5-0 unanimous against Kwiocwiny

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