Lisbon, Jun 6 (Inforpress) – The Cabo Verdean international Olympian David Pina, currently residing in Portugal, won today the silver medal in the 54 kg category, in the Eindhoven Box Cup tournament, which took place in the Netherlands.
In today’s final, the representative of Cabo Verde in this event was defeated by the French opponent, after having won silver in the fight, held on Sunday, against the Belgium athlete 5-0.
David Pina participated in this 5th edition of the Eindhoven Box Cup tournament, which took place from June 3 to 6 under the seal of the Dutch Boxing Association and IBA, representing Cabo Verde and supported by his club Privilégio Boxing Club.
According to information provided by the athlete on his official social network page, the 5th edition Eindhoven Box Cup is considered the largest Olympic boxing event in the Netherlands and happened after two years of suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic, having had the participation of 200 athletes from 26 countries.
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