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Cakautini Gears For Nawai

  Nereo ‘Terminator’ Cakautini is confident of a win over Siliveni Nawai in the main bout of the Kiran Boxing Promotions on Saturday. The two will battle will feature among
10 Feb 2017 11:00
Cakautini Gears For Nawai
Siliveni Nawai in action during sparring at Mulomulo boxing club in Nadi last night. Photo: WAISEA NASOKIA

 

Nereo ‘Terminator’ Cakautini is confident of a win over Siliveni Nawai in the main bout of the Kiran Boxing Promotions on Saturday.

The two will battle will feature among upcoming boxers at the Tilak High School Hall in Lautoka.

The Malabi, Wainibuka, Tailevu native has been preparing well despite the wet weather.

“It won’t be an easy since Nawai has been unbeaten so far,” he said.

“Preparation has been on par despite the wet weather.”

Cakautini has fought 25 professional fights, won 10 (7 KO’s), lost 13 and drew twice.

He has fought the likes of Chin Sami Naidu, Sam Foster, Franco Frazer, Joeli Naleca, Pita Tabuarua, Sakiusa Mekemeke, Abhay Chand, Sovita Tabuarua, Wahid Khan, Ilaitia Vaka, and debuted against Asesela Vale on October 1, 1998.

Boxing Commission of Fiji director (west) Usman Ali confirmed the programme will be held in Lautoka due to the unavailability of Prince Charles Park, in Nadi.

The weigh-in will be held at the Foodhall Supermarket in Nadi at 2pm today.

Programme: (10×3) Nereo Cakautini – Siliveni Nawai; 8 x3 min Ronal Naidu (Fiji) vs John Krishna Chotka (Australia);

6×3 Rahul Pillay (Lautoka) vs Mohammed Khan (Nadi);

6×3 Ifran Khan (Suva) vs Shamir Ali (Lautoka);

4×3 Jnr Wahid Khan (Lautoka) vs Jnr Kuar Singh (Nadi), Azad Mohammed (Nadi) vs Jim Nalawa (Lautoka), Simion Whippy vs Chin Sammy Naidu (Tavu), Saula Naicori (Lautoka) vs Savenaca Goneva (Nadi), Shamal Ramanuj vs Ronal Kumar, Malakai Marama vs Robin Hazelman. Edited by Osea Bola.

Feedback:  waisean@fijisun.com.fj



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