27 Apr 2007

Two Fiji boxers through to semifinal in Samoa

9:39 am on 27 April 2007

Two Fiji boxers are through to the Oceania Boxing Championship in Samoa.

Heavyweight and team captain- Inia Vuli qualified after beating Niufau Terii of Tahiti in the quarterfinal, while Mitieli Lacalevu defeated his Solomons counterpart in the 60kg division.

He will now face Tony Lapesa from Samoa in the semi-final tomorrow.

The six member team is using this championship as part of their build up to the South Pacific Games in Samoa in August.