Boxer Patrick Allotey Suspended for 6 Months After He Beat the Crap Out of A Kotoko Fan During the Hearts-Kotoko Match

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Ghanaian boxer Patrick Allotey, a former WBO Africa Super Welterweight champion, has received a six-month ban from the Ghana Boxing Authority.

Allotey received the ban for assaulting a Ghanaian football fan a fortnight ago.

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As reported then, a Ghanaian football fan Michael Siaw was pummelled into the ground by boxer Patrick Allotey on January 26th because he was jubilant over Asante Kotoko’s 2-1 win over Accra Hearts of Oak.

A video of the beating went viral.

Following disciplinary proceedings, the GBA decided on the 6-month ban.

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Allotey is also facing charges of assault after Siaw and his family reported the matter to police.

Source: GhanaCelebrities.Com


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