RCI St. Lucia
posted on September 02, 2013 15:35
Saint Lucian boxers participating in the AMBC Elite Continental Boxing Championships in Santiago Chile were unable to repeat the form they displayed at the recently concluded OECS and Creole Boxing Championships earlier this year. They both lost to Canadian opponents in Chile.
Heavyweight Ryan Charles lost on points to Samir Elmais 90 pts to 81 pts.
Lyndell “the Russian” Marcellin lost to Clayton Custio who was a quarter finalist at 2012 Olympic Games in London England.
The Saint Lucians are expected to depart Chile for their respective destinations tomorrow. Ryan Charles returns to England while Lyndel Marcellin and the other team officials return to ST.Lucia.
Both boxers along with Coach Conrad Fredericks will later this month attend the Road to Almaty Boxing camp in preparation for the World Amateur Boxing championships which follows the preparatory camp.