Cameroon-born professional boxer Hassan Ndam Njikam wants to represent Cameroon in Rio de Janeiro after being dumped by France. The former WBA and WBO universe champion expressed his desire to box for Cameroon at the upcoming Olympic Games (5-21 August 2016).
The noble art will experience a revolution in Rio, the International Amateur Boxing Federation (AIBA) has decided to admit professional boxers in the OGs. Also, Hassan Ndam said on June 23 that he would represent Cameroon in the heavyweight category. According to our sources, the Cameroon Boxing Federation has even registered the former African champions in the qualifying tournament for the Olympic Games, scheduled in Venezuela from July 3.