Hima Cement sponsored Patricia Apolot takes on Kenya's Joyce Awino in weekend bout

Uganda’s top-ranked female kickboxer Patricia Apolot has returned to crush Kenyan fighter Joyce Awino in their rematch dubbed “The Revelation” slated for 31st August 2019 at Smiles Corner Hotel in Kireka, Kampala.

Apolot has won several titles from home, continental, and intercontinental fights which makes her the holder of the largest number of belts and gold medals in the sport in Uganda and Africa at large.

Known to many by her stage name “Black Pearl”, Apolot will return to the ring against Awino in the African title fight dubbed “The Revelation Night of 1000 Punches”. The fight is in low kick style sanctioned by both Uganda Kickboxing Federation (UKF) and World Kickboxing Federation (WKF).

Hima Cement Marketing and Pricing Manager, Charles Mugasi said that the sponsorship is intended to enable the female kickboxer perform to her best and inspire other young girls in Uganda to join kickboxing sport.

“I wish to thank my sponsors, Hima Cement, for their consistent financial and moral support towards my kickboxing career. I have trained and am well and ready, so my fans should come expecting the best from the Revelation match,” Apolot said

Apolot who has been involved in 21 professional fights winning 12 by knockout has changed the kickboxing landscape in Uganda with her unique techniques and unmatched determination to grow the at different levels more especially young girls.

Hima Cement continues to be a dominant Sponsor in Uganda’s sports entertainment, sponsoring sports activities ranging from Kickboxing to Football (Vipers Football team) Rugby (Hima Heathens) thus offering an incredible platform to the young talented players to continue and unfold their potential in the sports.

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