By Mthokozisi Dube
THE revival of boxing in Zvishavane has inspired budding boxers who have set their sights on making it to the Lesotho Region Five games and Serbia elite world boxing tournament pencilled for October and December this year.
The euphoria of a boxing tournament debut has gripped budding boxers from Zvishavane who have set sights on making it into the Region Five national team to be selected in Victoria Falls on Saturday.
Twelve budding boxers, including the promising Linda Noxolo Maphosa, will represent Zvishavane, with the technical team confident of the successful revival of the sport in the mining town.
Zvishavane boxing club administrator Akabe “Murehwa” Ncube says the glory days are beckoning for the mining town.
The Africa Union Sports Council Region Five games are set for Lesotho in December while the Serbia World Boxing Championship will be held from the 26th of next month to the 6th of November.