Marist Boxing continues in Savai'i

Today is Day Two of the Marist Last Man Standing international amateur boxing tournament held at the Don Bosco Hall in Salelologa, Savai'i.

Five local teams from Upolu-Savai’I Boxing Ring, Tumua ma Pule ma Aigafealofani Boxing Ring, Itu o Tane Boxing Ring, Plantation Boxing and Marist Boxing are competing with the New Zealand Boxing Club and the South Australia Boxing Club over various divisions.

The tournament is also a test event for boxing in the Pacific Games competition which will also be held on Savai'i in July

Day Two saw the semifinal bouts fought, with the finals and a corporate fight night event set for tomorrow.

Here are the results from Day 1:


35 kgs

Gasologa Fineaso (Tumua ma Pule) defeated Fitu Atoka (Tumua ma Pule)

Jett Varcoe (South Australia) defeated Poasa Sanele (Marist)

38 kgs

Semiueta Malaki (Marist) defeated Joe Galumalemana (Upolu Savai'i)

45 kgs

Fou Monisa (Upolu Savai'i) won by default

50 kgs

Timani Iona (Upolu Savai'i) defeated Niko Toma (Itu o Tane)


56 kgs

Vegas Larfield (South Australia) defeated Taili Isaia (Upolu Savai'i)

75 kgs

Karl Apelu (Marist Boxing) defeated Pea Ioane (Upolu Savai'i)


75 kgs

Tasi Tone Lafao (Tumua ma Pule) defeated Iosefo Pona (Itu o Tane)

Jordan Richards (South Australia) defeated Aaron Lavea (Plantation)

81 kgs

Fao Taefu (Tumua ma Pule) defeated Lotutamaiti Pei (Plantation)

Petar Losic (South Australia) defeated Vili Moli (Marist)

Apineru Litai (Itu o Tane) defeated Vaimutia Ioane (Upolu Savai'i)

Sam Yan Yen (Upolu Savai'i) defeated Laki Aiatia (Plantation)

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