Smith is best boxer at novices c/ships

Glenroy Smith shone the brightest of all the up and coming stars of the fistic sport and lifted the best boxer award of this year’s two-night Guyana Boxing Association (GBA) novices championships.

At the open air event which concluded Saturday night at East Ruimveldt Community Centre ground, the Essequibo Boxing Gym product stopped Mervin Rawlins (GDF) in the first round of their 75kg bout to cement his status as the best boxer of the championship.

Smith’s TKO victory against Rawlins, came after he won two fights on the opening night of competition on Friday.

Punches being thrown in the action packed bout involving Junior Henry (left) and Tefon Green on Saturday night at the East Ruimveldt Community Centre Ground.
Punches being thrown in the action packed bout involving Junior Henry (left) and Tefon Green on Saturday night at the East Ruimveldt Community Centre Ground.

On the distaff side, Taseka Howard of the Forgotten Youth Foundation (FYF) Gym won the female best boxer after defeating Tanesha Dorway (GDF) on points in their match up.

Republican (REP) won the Best Gym award while the Guyana Defence Force placed second.

Quick Results of Saturday Night’s Card



Theo Bumbury (FYF) vs Calvin Barry (NOC) – Barry won via TKO round one


Shaquancy Wright (Esse) won via unanimous decision vs Shemar Bumbury (FYF)


Shaquille Simon (PRBG) vs Kevin Allicock (HE)-Allicock won via unanimous decision

110-114 pounds junior winner Christopher Moore


Jonathan Hunte (FYF) vs Shane Skeete (HE) won via split decision


Samuel Forde (NOC) vs Colin Hinds (PRBG) won via split decision


Andrew Newton (NOC) won via unanimous decision vs Joel Bess (NOC)


Akeem Mounter (Esse) vs Stephan Smith (FYF) won via unanimous decision



Junior Henry (FYF) vs Tefon Green (HE) won via split decision


Javaad Richards (HE) vs Dewani Lampkin (FYF) won via unanimous decision



Andel Douglas (GDF) won by TKO in round one vs Ravindra Bissoondialaw (REP)


Dequan Kawall (REP) won via TKO round one vs Richard Gordon (REP)


Delon Naitiram (REP) vs Stephan Andrews (REP)-Andrews won via TKO round two


Stephan Julian (REP) vs Junior De Silva (REP)-De Silva won by TKO in round two

 Female 54kg

Tanesha Dorway (GDF) won via TKO in round three vs Taseka Howard (FYF)



Kemo Bernard (FYF) vs Klaus Daniels (REP)-Daniels won by TKO in round three


Clifton Graham (REP) won by TKO in round one vs Desmond Blair (GDF)


Quee Brotherson (GDF) vs Delon Gordon (REP)-Gordon won by TKO in round three


Akeem August (FYF) won via unanimous decision vs Kevin DeFreitas (FYF)


John Campayne (REP) vs Eon Fraser (REP)-Fraser won by TKO in round one. (Emmerson Campbell)


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