LATEST: Boxing Coach Petros Masiyambumbi dies

Sports Reporter

Zimbabwe amateur boxing administrator and coach, Petros Masiyambumbi has died. He died on Wednesday morning in Bulawayo.

Sports Commission expressed sorrow at the death of the seasoned boxing trainer.

“It is with a very heavy heart that we learnt of the death of Petros Masiyambumbi, the Zimbabwe Boxing Association technical director this morning,” said Sports Commission director general Nhemachena.

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The SRC said Masiyambumbi’s last appointment was with Team Zimbabwe to the African Union Sports Council Region 5 Games in Bulawayo where he was the Boxing Team Manager

He helped Team Zimbabwe win five medals and there was hope for him to continue with the good work at the Africa Games set for Congo Brazzavile.

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