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Muziyo booted out

ZAMBIA’s Ben Muziyo (right) punishes Onder Sipal of Turkey during the Olympic Games middleweight bout in Rio de Janeiro yesterday. PICTURE: RIO OLYMPICS WEBSITE

DIANA MUTAKAFIMBO, Lusaka
BOXER Ben Muziyo on Tuesday night became the second Zambian to exit the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games after losing on split points to Onder Sipal of Turkey.
Middleweight Muziyo has joined judoka Mathews Punza in the terraces.
Punza failed to go past the round of 16 on Sunday.
The 24-year-old Zambian pugilist looked promising in the first round at the Riocentro Hall pinning Sipal to the corner in this preliminary round bout.READ MORE


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