MTC Sunshine Cup ends on a high note


The recently ended MTC Nestor Sunshine Promotions Cup meant to inspire and develop amateur boxers in the country has been hailed as a great success.


The participating regions were Khomas, Oshikoto, Erongo, Oshana, Otjozondjupa, Omaheke, Ohangwena with participating clubs such as NAMPOL and NDF also in the mix.


Khomas emerged as the overall winner while NAMPOL came 2nd place followed by Erongo in 3rd place.


Nestor Thomas from Erongo has been crowned the best boxer of the tournament, while the most improved boxer went to Johannes Mosorade. The best official award went to Joel Ngungu.


The MTC Nestor Sunshine Cup is an annual event to develop amateur boxers across the country. This year the event took place over 3 days, with over 12o boxers participating.


Okombahe Boxing Club became the proud recipient of new boxing equipment as handed over by Nestor Tobias from the MTC Sunshine Promotions.


“This tournament is all about development. We are developing boxers for the future. I am extremely happy with the 3-day event. While our emphasis is on professional boxing, we cannot and should not ignore the amateurs because they are the future professionals.”


“We are happy to hand over new boxing equipment to Okombahe Boxing Gym as our contribution to their boxers development, and would like to thank all the boxers that participated in this year’s 3-day MTC Sunshine Cup”, said Nestor Tobias.