Road to boxing championships begins

The road to the year end Botswana Boxing Association (BoBA) national championships began in Gantsi with fierce fighting for places in the local boxing’s flagship competition over the weekend.

There were 17 bouts during the interclub competition, with eight ending in technical knockouts (TKOs) while two finished in knockouts (KOs) on Saturday.

Those who lost through TKOs and KOs are automatically ruled out of the national championships, which will be held in November.

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Are police trigger-happy?

Unfortunately, that day turned sour for those who were shopping at Sefalana Cash and Carry in Gaborone West Industrial.The exchange of fire that ensued between members of the Botswana Police Service (BPS) and robbers who had allegedly robbed a G4S cash-in-transit vehicle left two civilians dead, three robbers struck down, and an undisclosed number of citizens wounded.One deceased civilian is reportedly an employee of the Citizen Entrepreneurial...

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