Joseph Bessala

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Name: Joseph Bessala
Born: 1941-04-19
Birthplace: Douala, Cameroon
Died: 2010-04-25 (Age:69)
Hometown: Yaounde, Cameroon
Boxing Record: click

Amateur Highlights

  • 1965 won the All-Africa Games in Brazzaville, Congo. Beat in the final Isaac Dabore (Nigeria) by TKO-2.
  • 1966 won the African Championships in Lagos, Nigeria. Beat Eddie Blay (Ghana) in the final.
  • 1966 won the African Championships in Lusaka, Zambia. Beat Julius Luipa (Zambia) in the final.
  • 1968 won the silver medal as a Welterweight at the Olympics in Mexico City. Results were: