Top 10 Greatest Ugandan Boxers Of All Time

9. Godfrey Nyakana

The name is not new to Ugandan and World Wide Boxing, he is an icon who inspired a lot of youths to join boxing in the mid and late 90s.

Nyakana represented Uganda in Auckland, New Zealand Commonwealth Games in 1990 along side the Bombers Squad that had boxers like Justin Juuko, Lubulwa, Mubiru, Dr Ssekajugo,Maj. Gen.Nyangweso (RIP),Sabata, Agong,Jimenez,Wakabu,Matata,Muteweta and some others.

At this time Nyakana represented in Lightweight division and helped Uganda secure a gold medal in these Commonwealth Games.

This edition was so colorful for Uganda as both Nyakana and Justin Juuko who was fighting in Flyweight then won gold medals while Joseph Sabata and Charles Matata brought home bronze medals.

Nyakana fought a total of 36 fights,he won 31, lost 4 and drew once,won 19 by K.Os which puts his Knock out percentage at 53% .

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