Moroccan Boxers Secure Olympic Spots

Published March 23rd, 2000 - 02:00 GMT

5 Moroccan boxers have recently qualified for the upcoming 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney.  


The Moroccan boxers have excelled in the tournament for the African continent held in Cairo. Boxers from more than 30 African nations competed in the qualifying round for the much desirable 22 spots, according to Al-Anbaa newspaper.  


The Moroccan winners are as follows: Hicham Al-Mesbahi (51 kg), Hassan Al-Sheikh (54 kg), Taher Al-Tamasmani (57 kg), Mohammed Mesbahi (75 kg) and Aziz Al-Rakkik (84 kg).  

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