NAIROBI, (Xinhua) --
World kickboxing middleweight champion
Golola Moses from Uganda will fight Tanzanian champion
Emmanuel Shija for the African title on Oct.15 in
fans in Kenya will witness top notch game first hand
during where I will go for nothing short of the African
title,” Moses said in Nairobi on Thursday during the
launching event for the fight.
the world title last year after beating Thailand’s
Watharporn Kamsupon, and has since become a celebrity in
who is famous for his hilarious quotes, won 19 bouts
last year, 14 of which come through knockouts, with only
Martial Arts promoter and match promoter, Paul Kabaale,
said the tournament, dubbed “One Region, One Champion,”
will also feature East Africa’s first ever single-day
four-man kickboxing fight, in addition to Muay Thai
super title fights.
On the cards
will also be Kenyan kickboxing champion Robert Nabertson,
who will take on Uganda’s Twaha Kiiza for the
ladies category, Kenya’s Joy Awino will take on South
Sudan’s Natasha Winnie in a heavyweight bout in the only
ladies’ event of the day.