Ghana’s Former world boxing champions, Alfred ‘Cobra’ Kotey Dead

Sad news last night as we lose one of Ghana’s former world boxing champions, Alfred ‘Cobra’ Kotey who is reported to have died yesterday in the United States after battling a long illness.

Born 3 June 1968 in Bukom, Kotey represented Ghana at the 1988 Summer Olympics and held the WBO Bantamweight Championship he won by defeating then undefeated titlist, Rafael Del Valle of Puerto Rico by unanimous points in the UK on 30 July 1994. 

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