1st AIBA African Olympic Boxing Qualifying Tournament

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Algiers, algeria 

january 23 - january 31 

Olympic Qualified Boxers number 128

February 4, 2008 - The total of boxers who have booked their tickets to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China has now reached 128 following the completion of two AIBA Olympic qualifying tournaments last weekend. More...

Day Nine - finals

REVIEW: January 31, 2008 - With only one Olympic vacancy left to allocate on the final day of the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria, local hero Newfel Ouatah charged to a 21-6 victory over Mohamed Amanissi (MAR) in the +91kg division on Thursday. More...

PREVIEW:  January 31, 2008 - With 28 of the 29 Olympic vacancies already filled at the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria, Thursday’s +91kg gold medal bout between Newfel Ouatah (ALG) and Mohamed Amanissi (MAR) will fill the remaining spot on offer.  More... 

Day eight - rest day
Day SEVEN - Bronze Medal bouts

REVIEW: January 29, 2008 - Seven more boxers qualified for the 2008 Olympic Games by claiming  bronze at the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria on Tuesday.More...

PREVIEW: January 29, 2008 - All but eight Olympic qualification spots remain to be determined at the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria and seven of those will be filled in Tuesday’s seven bronze medal bouts which start at 16:00 (local time). More...   

Day Six - Semifinals

REVIEW: January 28, 2008 - A total of 21 boxers from eight countries have confirmed their places at the 2008 Olympic Games in China following the completion of the semifinal bouts at the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria on Monday. More ...

PREVIEW: January 28, 2008 - Twenty more boxers will face off for 10 Olympic vacancies as the last of the semifinal bouts at the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria start at 15:00 (local time) on Monday. More ...

Day Five - Semifinals

REVIEW: January 27, 2008 - Eleven boxers from seven countries qualified for the Beijing Olympic Games at the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualification event in Algiers, Algeria on Sunday on a day when normally only 10 would have qualified. More ...

PREVIEW: January 27, 2008 - Forty four boxers from 14 different countries will be gunning for a Beijing Olympic Games ticket when the semifinal bouts at the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria start at 16:00 (local time) on Sunday. More ...

Day Four

January 26, 2008 - Hosts Algeria lost its unbeaten record with two of its boxers losing their quarterfinal bouts in a fascinating day of action at the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria on Saturday. More ...

Day Three

January 25, 2008 - The four contenders for three Olympic spots in each of the 48kg, 54kg and 60kg divisions have been determined following quarterfinal action on the third day of the 1st AIBA African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria on Friday. More ...

Day Two

January 24, 2008 - Fourteen more boxers kept their Olympic dreams alive after winning their opening bouts during the second day of the 1st African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria on Thursday. More ...

Day One

January 23, 2008 - The opening ceremony and the first day of action at the 1st African Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Algiers, Algeria saw 14 boxers advance in the preliminary round on Wednesday in the Harcha Hall. More ...