Patricia Apolot addressing media at Smiles Corner
By: Kayiira Jackson
The renowned Uganda’s female kickboxer Patricia Apolot “Black Pearl” vowed to crash Kenyan fighter, Joyce Awino in a Revelation title fight slated for 31 August 2019 at Smiles Corner hotel, Kireka a Kampala suburb.
This will be a rematch between the two and the first fight that was held in April this year saw Apolot winning the contest in the first round with a Knockout.
But like Titus Tugume said after his fight against Golola, that it was “in affair”, Kenyan fight asked for a rematch against the superlight weight Black Pearl it which it was granted to her (Awino).
While addressing the media early today Tuesday at Smiles Corner, outspoken Patricia asserted that she is ready for the fight and want to Explosively Finish up Awino.
“I have prepared well and ready to defend my title, the last time i met Awino, I knocked her down in the first round.” Patricia revealed to media.
“She asked me for the rematch to which I granted and i am ready to explosively finish her.” Apolot added
Patricia has been an outstanding female Kickboxer for a while, her and Moses Golola made Kickboxing another entertaining sport in Uganda.
Uganda Kick Boxing Federation President, Patrick Luyooza hailed Apolot for her commitment towards the game which has seen her rise the Ugandan flag high
“She is the first Ugandan female kick boxer to shine and carry the Ugandan flag at Regional, continental and on the world stage. Her commitment towards the game has helped her succeed and we wish her a great fight.”
Apolot is the reigning Africa world title holder, holder of the intercontinental title organised by the World Kick Boxing Federation.