Samuel Takyi: Tokyo 2020 Olympics medal dey guaranteed for Ghana boxer, dia first Olympic medal since 1992

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Samuel Takyi

20-year-old Samuel Takyi don end Ghana 29 year wait for Olympic medal.

E sure for Ghana as Takyi beat Colombia David Avila Ceiber for di featherweight boxing division of di Tokyo 2020 Olympics to get sure place for di semi-final.

Na from di back wey Takyi take win 32-year old two-time Olympic Colombian champion on a 3-2 split decision victory for di early hours of Sunday.

As e secure dis semi-final spot, Takyi dey guaranteed of at least bronze medal before e go take on American Duke Ragan for dia semi-final fight on Tuesday, August 3.

Dis one na because for boxing for di Olympics, both di pesin wen win and loss go get bronze medals.

Dis go be Ghana first Olympic medal since di Black Meteors win bronze for di 1992 games for Barcelona.