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Fijian Boxing Fans Fly In For Big Nadi Fight

South Pacific Boxing Promotions director Mohammed Shameem (left) with Fiji light heavyweight champion Savenaca Naliva at The Palms, Denarau in Nadi on August 10, 2022.
11 Aug 2022 12:33
Fijian Boxing Fans Fly In For Big Nadi Fight
South Pacific Boxing Promotions director Mohammed Shameem (left) with Fiji light heavyweight champion Savenaca Naliva (right)

South Pacific Boxing Promotions director Mohammed Shameem (left) with Fiji light heavyweight champion Savenaca Naliva at The Palms, Dena­rau in Nadi on August 10, 2022.

Shameem, a renowned businessman, was among those who arrived on the Fiji Airways’ direct flight from Van­couver, Canada, to Nadi.

Naliva, after meeting up with Sha­meem, said he was ready to take on former IBO world super middleweight champion Renold Quinlan at Prince Charles Park, Nadi, on Saturday.

“My opponent was once a world champion, I respect him but I’m ready to show him a slice of home,” Naliva said.

Shameem said SPBP has brought home the biggest event of the year now is the time to produce Fijian world champions.

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