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Cook Islander crowned Aussie boxing champ

Saturday 26 November 2022 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Boxing, Sports

For Cook Islander Tiana Baker-Echegaray, boxing has been one of her hardest challenges. She is now the Australian Boxing 54kg Bantamweight Champion, winning the title last week in Adelaide, Australia.

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Boxers called on to raise their gloves following successful CI Games event

Friday 14 October 2022 | Written by Rashneel Kumar | Published in Boxing, Sports

Cook Islands Boxing Federation is urging boxers who won medals at the 2022 Cook Islands Games to set goals and represent the nation at upcoming regional and international events.

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Boxing brings plenty of cheers at Cook Islands Games

Thursday 13 October 2022 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Boxing, Sports

The crowd favourite boxing event concluded last night after three days of intensive competition at the National Auditorium.

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Closer to her Olympic dream

Wednesday 21 September 2022 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Boxing, Sports

Cook Islander Tiana Baker-Echegaray is committed to and focused on reaching her Olympic Games dream after winning another two titles in Australia recently.

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Floating like a butterfly, stinging like a bee

Tuesday 12 July 2022 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Boxing, Sports

Stinging like a bee, Cook Islander Tiana Baker-Echegaray is making her mark in Australia’s amateur boxing circle.

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Boxing federation punching above its weight

Friday 10 December 2021 | Written by Sian Solomon | Published in Boxing, Sports

Nine bouts in junior, intermediate and senior categories were held in Tuesday night’s amateur boxing event at the National Auditorium.

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Young boxers showcase talent at amateur fight night

Thursday 9 December 2021 | Written by Sian Solomon | Published in Boxing, Sports

A number of people turned out for Tuesday night’s amateur boxing event, which was held at the auditorium and showcased a number of young and talented fighters.

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Punching above their weight

Thursday 29 October 2020 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Boxing, Sports

The Avatiu Boxing and Martial Arts Club have donated boxing gloves, focus punch mitts and a body bag to the Aitutaki Boxing Club.

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