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AMBC Boxing Continental Championships Results & Fight Videos | Team Canada

Updated: Aug 9, 2023

This post, along with our ongoing coverage of the AMBC Continental Championships in Cali, Colombia, was sponsored by SPAR Boxing Canada.


This post will be updated as new results become available

Last Updated: 08/09/2023 - 10:01PM EST


Cali, Colombia: The AMBC (American Boxing Confederation) Continental Championships have once again proven to be a hotspot for boxing talents across North and South America. This prestigious event invites countries from both continents to showcase their boxing prowess in three distinct categories: Youth, Junior, and Elite. For Team Canada, the stakes are even higher, as this championship serves as a pivotal qualifier for the upcoming Pan-Am games.

Team Canada Elite Boxers & Coaches at the AMBC Continental Championships 2023 in Cali, Colombia
Team Canada Elite Boxers & Coaches at the AMBC Continental Championships 2023 in Cali, Colombia

Here's a breakdown of how our Team Canada Elite athletes have been faring so far:





Team Canada Boxer Victor Tremblay

Province: Quebec

Coach: Hugo Tremblay


Update: August 6th, 2023


Victor, despite his loss, demonstrated sheer bravery in the ring. On August 5th, he was up against Caleb Josue Tirado Pagan of Puerto Rico in the quarter-finals. Victor put up a commendable fight, demonstrating his remarkable boxing skills and strategic thinking, but lost by points with a 0:5 decision.

Victor Tremblay (CAN) vs. Caleb Josue Tirado Pagan (PUR) - Quarter Finals 08/05/2023


Team Canada Boxer Wyatt Sanford

Province: Nova Scotia

Home Club: National Training Centre

Coach: Samir El Mais & Vincent Auclair


Update: August 6th, 2023


Wyatt painted a picture of strength and discipline as he won against Antony Josue of Guatemala in the quarter-finals on August 6th. With an unwavering focus and an indomitable spirit, he secured a win by points with a clean sweep decision of 5:0 from the judges. This incredible victory propels Sanford into the semi-finals against Eric Thompson of the US Virgin Islands on August 7th.

Wyatt Sanford (CAN) vs. Antony Josue (GUA) - Quarter Finals 08/06/2023


Update: August 7th, 2023


Advancing to the semi-finals, Wyatt continued his winning streak with a remarkable second-round stoppage against Eric Thompson of the US Virgin Islands. He's now set to contend in the finals against Jesus Nazareth Cova Romero of Venezuela on August 9th.

Wyatt Sanford (CAN) vs. Eric Thompson (UVI) - Semi Finals 08/07/2023


Junior Petanqui (71kg, Mens)

Team Canada Boxer Junior Petanqui

Province: Quebec

Home Club: Pound 4 Pound & National Training Centre

Coach: Samir El Mais & Vincent Auclair


Update: August 6th, 2023


Junior, a dynamic and technically sound boxer, claimed a splendid victory in his quarter-final match against Lino Ramon Ruiz Fereira of Paraguay on August 6th. His knockout performance and skillful display in the ring won him the match by points, with a unanimous 5:0 decision by the judges. Petanqui now advances to the semi-finals where he'll confront Darrius Howard Jackson of Haiti on August 7th.

Junior Petanqui (CAN) vs. Lino Ramon Ruiz Fereira (PAR) - Quarter Finals 08/06/2023


Update: August 7th, 2023


Junior secured a nail-biting split decision win (4:3) against Darrius Howard Jackson of Haiti in the semi-finals. He's now gearing up to face Angel Gabriel Llanos Perez of Puerto Rico in the much-anticipated finals on August 9th.

Junior Petanqui (CAN) vs. Darrius Howard Jackson (HAT) - Semi Finals 08/07/2023




Keven Beausejour (80kg, Mens)

Team Canada Boxer Keven Beausejour

Province: Quebec

Home Club: Club Champion

Coach: El Moustafa Lyousfi


Update: August 6th, 2023


Keven exhibited immense talent and resilience during his quarter-final match against Lucas Araujo of Uruguay on August 6th. His keen sense of the ring, and ability to maintain the tempo of the match resulted in him winning by points with a sweeping 5:0 decision. Keven now advances to the semi-finals against Gustianiano Abel Mina Caicedo of Ecuador on August 7th.

Keven Beausejour (CAN) vs. Lucas Araujo (URU) - Quarter Finals 08/06/2023


Update: August 7th, 2023


At the AMBC Continental Championships, Keven Beausejour of Team Canada has been on fire. Starting with a solid victory over Lucas Araujo of Uruguay in the quarter-finals, he continued his winning streak, taking down Gustianiano Abel Mina Caicedo of Ecuador with a resounding unanimous decision (5:0) in the semi-finals. Keven is now setting his sights on the finals, where he's slated to compete against Desmond Cort Amsterdam of Guyana on August 9th.

Keven Beausejour (CAN) vs. Gustianiano Abel Mina Caicedo (ECU) - Semi Finals 08/07/2023


Marie Al-Ahmadieh (57kg, Womens)

Team Canada Boxer Marie Al-Ahmadieh

Province: Quebec

Home Club: Pound 4 Pound

Coach: Marie-Jeanne Parent, Samir El Mais & Vincent Auclair


Update: August 6th, 2023


Marie shone brightly, displaying great character and determination in her match against Miguelina Hernandez of the Dominican Republic on August 6th. This match was an intense display of skill, resilience, and boxing expertise, with Marie winning by a close decision of 4:3. Now, she advances to the semi-finals where she will face Minerva Magali of Paraguay on August 7th.

Marie Al-Ahmadieh (CAN) vs. Miguelina Hernandez (DOM) - Quarter Finals 08/06/2023


Update: August 7th, 2023

Marie Al-Ahmadieh is on fire at the AMBC Continental Championships! After advancing to the semi-finals, she squared off against Minerva Magali of Paraguay on August 7th. Putting on a masterclass performance, Marie secured a unanimous decision victory. Now, with momentum on her side, she's gearing up for the finals on August 9th. All eyes are on Marie as she aims for the gold!

Marie Al-Ahmadieh (CAN) vs. Minerva Magali (PAR) - Semi Finals 08/07/2023


Bryan Colwell (92kg, Mens)

Team Canada Boxer Bryan Colwell

Province: British Columbia

Coach: Kip Brenton


Update: August 6th, 2023


Bryan, benefiting from an automatic advancement to the semi-finals, is eagerly preparing for his upcoming match. His commitment to the sport and the intensity of his training sessions will undoubtedly be on full display as he goes up against Luis Sanchez Garcia of Venezuela on August 7th.


Update: August 7th, 2023


In the AMBC Continental Championships, Bryan Colwell has made an impressive mark for Team Canada. Starting strong with an automatic advance to the semi-finals, Bryan dominated his bout against Luis Sanchez Garcia of Venezuela, sealing the victory with a second-round stoppage. The momentum is with him as he heads into the finals, ready to square off against Rogelio Romero of Mexico on August 9th.

Bryan Colwell (CAN) vs. Luis Sanchez Garcia (VEN) - Semi Finals 08/07/2023




Jérôme Feujio (92+kg, Mens)

Team Canada Boxer Jérôme Feujio

Province: Quebec

Home Club: National Training Centre

Coach: Samir El Mais & Vincent Auclair


Update: August 6th, 2023


Jérôme gave an electrifying performance in his semi-final match against Marcelo Alejandro Nunez of Paraguay on August 6th. His dominance in the ring was undeniable, leading to a decisive victory by round stoppage in the 2nd round. Jerome will carry this momentum into the finals where he faces Javier Alejandro Cruz of Mexico on August 9th.

Jérôme Feujio (CAN) vs. Marcelo Alejandro Nunez (PAR) - Semi Finals 08/06/2023


Update: August 7th, 2023


Mckenzie Wright (50kg, Womens)

Team Canada Boxer Mckenzie Wright

Province: Ontario

Home Club: City Boxing Club

Coach: Jesse Sallows


Update: August 6th, 2023


Mckenzie is eagerly looking forward to her semi-final match on August 7th, after an automatic advancement. She will be facing Ingrid Alexa Gomez Galicia of Mexico, and her determination, coupled with her strong technical skills, are sure to be on display.


Update: August 7th, 2023


On August 7th, Mckenzie squared off against Ingrid Alexa Gomez Galicia from Mexico. While Mckenzie gave it her all and delivered a commendable performance, she was narrowly edged out by a unanimous decision. We remain incredibly proud of her efforts and look forward to her next bout.

McKenzie Wright (CAN) vs. Ingrid Alexa Gomez Galicia (MEX) - Semi Finals 08/07/2023


Team Canada Boxer Scarlett Delgado

Province: Ontario

Coach: Sydney Vanderpool & Gaetan Boutin


Learn more about Scarlett Delgado here.


Update: August 6th, 2023


Scarlett put on a stunning performance in her semi-final match against Nicole Barrantes Matley of Costa Rica on August 6th. Her agility, precision, and strong boxing instincts led to a victory by points with a unanimous 5:0 decision from the judges. Scarlett will now advance to the finals, where she will face Helen Michelle Sanchez of Ecuador on August 9th.

Scarlett Delgado (CAN) vs. Nicole Barrantes Matley (CRC) - Semi Finals 08/06/2023


Update: August 9th, 2023


At the AMBC Continental Championships, Scarlett Delgado showcased her boxing prowess for Team Canada. After reaching the Finals on August 9th, she faced off against Helen Michelle Sanchez Palacios of Ecuador. With determination and skill, Scarlett triumphed with a unanimous decision, securing the Gold medal in her weight category for the 2023 championships. Another stellar win for Team Canada!


Team Canada Athlete Garinder Takhar

Province: Ontario

Home Club: King of the Ring

Coach: Ajaz Khan