Apolot Tops World Kickboxing Federation Women Lightweight category Top story

Comments 5179 Views
Patricia Apolot  being declared winner after knocking out Ivan Ahmed Wetaka

Patricia Apolot being declared winner after knocking out Ivan Login to license this image from 1$.

In short
Apolot knocked out Ivana just six seconds into the first round of the World Kick Boxing Federation International Title fight in Hungary on June 27th.

Patricia Apolot has topped the ranking of the World Kick Boxing Federation women Lightweight category after knocking out her Serbian opponent, Ivana Mirkov.

Apolot delivered the knocked out blow in just six seconds of the first round of the World Kick Boxing Federation International Title fight in Hungary on June 27th.
 
Mirkov is sixteenth on the World Federation women Lightweight category. Apolot told URN this morning that the fight was challenging because she was facing an opponent on unfamiliar ground.
 
//Cue In: "The fight was
Cue Out…won her"//
 
Apolot also says her opponent weighed in a little heavier than her, which affected her psychologically.
 
//Cue In: "According to the way…..
Cue Out…Able to manage"//
 
She told URN that she is now focused on her upcoming African Continental fight in Kampala in August against Egypt's Fathia Mustafa.
 
 
//Cue in: "The upcoming fight….
 
Cue out: ….. Possibly happen"//
 
Apolot attributed the past failure of the fight to lack of sponsorship. According to Apolot, the sport needs sponsorship to be able to meet the bills of the visiting fighter, which include an air ticket, accommodation and allowances.
 
She however, blamed this on the local federation saying it has not done enough to popularize the sport so as to attract big-time sponsors.
 
The Lightweight kick boxing champion encouraged young girls who would wish to take up the sport to believe in themselves and try out their talent.
  
//Cue In: "Stop being……
Cue Out:…can come"//

 

Comments