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Canada's Commonwealth Games medalists will box at the Ken Goff Memorial Boxing Classic

Team Canada’s 2018 Commonwealth Games medalists and Continental Championship medalists are among the boxers who have been announced to square off against Team USA in a dual boxing card at the twenty-fifth annual Ken Goff Memorial Boxing Classic (KGMBC) on Friday, May 4 at the EventPlex at Evraz Place and Brandt Cup rematch on Sunday, May 6 at Ramada Plaza Regina. World Championship and Youth Olympic medalists are among the boxers who will represent Team USA in the eight bout boxing card.

“I’m excited to go back to where it all started,” said Tammara Thibeault (75 kg), 2018 Commonwealth Games bronze medalist and former Regina Boxing Club boxer. “I went from watching most of the National Team athletes competing at this event to being one of them and it feels incredibly special! For me, the Ken Goff Memorial Boxing Classic is about my love for boxing.”

“My ambition is to be the top boxer in the world and I’m here to test myself against Canada’s best boxers,” said Freddy Rojas Jr. (69 kg), 2017 Elite World Championship bronze medalist. “I’m excited to be in Regina fighting in this prestigious event in memory of the great Ken Goff.”

The boxers will meet face-to-face for the first time at the official media weigh-in event at AutoGallery Subaru, Thursday, May 3, at 12:30 p.m. and will be available for interviews.

The KGMBC is a Regina Boxing Club event, presented by Brandt Group of Companies. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased from the Regina Boxing Club. Limited quantities will be available at the door. The KGMBC will be broadcast live on Access Communications and live streamed on at 8 p.m.


Friday, May 4, 2018 | 8 p.m. | EventPlex at Evraz Place



Sunday, May 6, 2018 | 1 p.m. | Ramada Plaza Regina

Sara Haghighat-Joo 51 kg Christina Cruz
Irene Fiolek 60 kg Jajaira Gonzalez
Tammara Thibeault 75 kg Naomi Graham
Luis Santana 60 kg James Browning
Wyatt Sanford 64 kg Charlie Sheehy
Karn Mann 69 kg Freddy Rojas Jr.
Dylan Martin 75 kg Nikita Ababiy
Harley-David O’Reilly 81 kg Miguel Teo