1 Dec 2011

Pacific boxing institute to be set up in Samoa

4:10 pm on 1 December 2011

The first boxing institute for the Pacific region is to be established in Samoa.

This follows a meeting of professional boxing promoters from Fiji, Tahiti, New Caledonia, New Zealand and Samoa in Apia this week.

The meeting has also endorsed a new annual professional boxing competition tournament from next year between the founding members of the institute.