ZIMBABWEAN, welterweight boxing champion Charles Manyuchi will be trading punches against Colombian, Jose Agustin Feria tomorrow,(Friday), in non-title match against at the Harare International Conference Centre HICC.
This will be the Zambian based boxer’s first high profile match on home soil. Manyuchi, who hails from Masvingo is whose a revered pugilist found fame and fortune with the help of a Zambian Boxing stable.
Among his achievements is being the 2014 the Zimbabwe’s Sportsperson of the year and being able to successfully defend his crown successfully, the following year against Italian boxer , Friuli-Venezia Giulia
The exciting encounter, is expected to fill the HICC to capacity with MDC T shadow minister for Sport Clifford Hlatywayo urging Zimbabweans to throng the conference centre “to give the national sports hero the support he richly deserves.”
Manyuchi is one of the few Zimbabwean sports personalities who have raised the national flag high on the international sports arena. – Patience Rusere