Boxing at the 2003 All-Africa Games

Boxing at the 8th All Africa Games was held in Abuja, Nigeria from October 4-13, 2003. It served as a qualification tournament for the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. The number one and two earned a ticket for the Olympic tournament.

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A total number of 182 fighters from 27 countries did participate in Abuja, Nigeria, with the host country (four gold, three silver, no bronze) as the overall-winner before Egypt (three gold, two silver, two bronze) and Algeria (two gold, one silver, four bronze). All the finalists got quotes for the 2004 Summer Olympics. Two more qualification tournaments followed afterwards on the African continent: in Casablanca, Morocco (January 15 to January 22, 2004) and in Gaborone, Botswana (March 15 to March 22, 2004).

Medal winnersEdit

EVENT   GOLD   SILVER   BRONZE
Light Flyweight
(– 48 kilograms)
  Suleiman Bilali
Kenya
  Endalkachew Kebede
Ethiopia
  Joseph Jermia
Namibia

  Jolly Katongole
Uganda

Flyweight
(– 51 kilograms)
  Walid Cherif
Tunisia
  Paulus Ambunda
Namibia
  Mebarek Soltani
Algeria

  Adebellahim Mohamed
Egypt

Bantamweight
(– 54 kilograms)
  Malik Bouziane
Algeria
  Nestor Bolum
Nigeria
  Lankwe Wilson
Ghana

  David Munyasia
Kenya

Featherweight
(– 57 kilograms)
  Hadj Belkheir
Algeria
  Muideen Ganiyu
Nigeria
  Ayman Mohamed
Egypt

  Daniel Tadele
Ethiopia

Lightweight
(– 60 kilograms)
  Ahmed Sadiq
Nigeria
  Bongani Mahlangu
South Africa
  Perel Rivan
Cameroon

  Esayas Getaneh
Ethiopia

Light Welterweight
(– 64 kilograms)
  Davidson Emenogu
Nigeria
  Nasserredine Fillali
Algeria
  Davis Mwale
Zambia

  Sadat Tebazaalwa
Uganda

Welterweight
(– 69 kilograms)
  Mohamed Hikal
Egypt
  Zakaria Nefzi
Tunisia
  Benamar Meskine
Algeria

  Ellis Chibuye
Zambia

Middleweight
(– 75 kilograms)
  Ramadan Yasser
Egypt
  Hassan N'Dam N'Jikam
Cameroon
  Daniel Shisia
Kenya

  Nabil Kassel
Algeria

Light Heavyweight
(– 81 kilograms)
  Ahmed Ismail
Egypt
  Isaac Ekpo
Nigeria
  Abdelhani Kenzi
Algeria

  Sibiri Kabore
Burundi

Heavyweight
(– 91 kilograms)
  Emmanuel Izonritei
Nigeria
  Mohamed El-Sayed
Egypt
  Apostolos Eleftheriou
South Africa

  Parfait Amougou
Cameroon

Super Heavyweight
(+ 91 kilograms)
  Gbenga Oloukun
Nigeria
  Mohamed Aly
Egypt
  Carlos Takam
Cameroon

  Gregorio Manuel
Angola

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