Participants

Magan MAKA

Magan MAKA
    Boxing
Birth Date:  29 Dec 1993
Age:  24
Gender:   Female

Weight (Kg):  0

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
BOX Boxing Women's 69kg 5

Magan MAKA - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sun, 8 Apr 12:27
Women's 69kg Quarterfinal 1
Magan MAKA
L
Rosie ECCLES
W
Finished

Legend

L: Lost
W: Winner

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's 75kg QF

World Championships
YearLocationEventRank
2010 Bridgetown, BAR Women's 75kg R32

Education

Rodney College, New Zealand


Coach

PERSONAL: Fili MAKA (tvnz.co.nz, 27 Mar 2018)


Sporting relatives

Cousin, Tuihalangingie VEA, is also competing for Tonga in boxing at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, in the 60kg category. (tvnz.co.nz, 27 Mar 2018)


Additional information

TEEN STAR
At the age of 16, not only was she the youngest athlete ever to represent New Zealand at the boxing World Championships, in 2010, she was also the youngest fighter at the tournament. (nzherald, 30 Mar 2011)


NZ TO TONGA
Previously represented New Zealand at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, but now representing her father's home country of Tonga. (tvnz.co.nz, 27 Mar 2018)


INFLUENCE
Coached by her father Fili MAKA since she was 11. He is also the national team assistant coach at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. "It's something I've always wanted to do. We haven't been together for an international fight. For him to come coach me overseas, I feel proud he can come with me to this big tournament.” (tvnz.co.nz, 27 Mar 2018)


HONOUR
Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. (GC2018, 3 Apr 2018)


 



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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