YOUTHFUL Bulawayo boxer Cecil Toto has been ruled out of the forthcoming Youth Games that are scheduled to take place in AugustA� due to an injury.
The young boxer dislocated his arm while training at Lobengula Hall. His absence will deal a heavy blow to the Bulawayo Boxing Team at the games to be hosted in Masvingo.
The young fightera��s practice techniques are the reason he is out of it.
a�?UsuaIIy I use my bare hands in training and I believe that led to the dislocation. I punched a bag full of sand and suddenly my left arm got dislocated,a�? he said.
The pain is unbearable.
a�?It has become worse as I experience severe pain,a�? he said.
The rising boxer scooped a gold medal at the 2011A� youth GamesA� and he also won a Silver medal in the youth games in 2012. Toto has been a revelation to Bulawayo Boxing Association.
He has played 20 bouts and won 16 to prove that he is not a mere boxer but a rising boxer of repute.