Issouf Kinda Is a Bronxite Crowned World Champion in Boxing

By : Barnabé Bazona Bado

It was the father who detected the talent of the son who was by the time 5 years - old. The son has been crowned in 2017, World Champion by the World Professional Boxing Federation (WPBF) and a two-time winner of the New York State Light Welterweight Champion. The son is called Issouf Kinda 30, a professional boxer who is originally from Burkina Faso (West Africa). “I officially represent the Bronx, but when I am in the ring, supporters cry out ‘Africa, Africa…,’” Kinda said. A decade ago, Kinda whom father was also a professional boxer in Burkina Faso, landed to New York as Africa ‘s Vice Champion in boxing with the hope to pursue his career. A dream that comes true when in 2012 and 2013, Kinda was the winner of the New York State Light Welterweight Champion and the World Champion of the World Professional Boxing Federation. He... Read more