Effiong Okon

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Effiong Okon
Personal information
Full name Effiong Okon
Nationality  Nigeria
Born (1985-05-22) May 22, 1985 (age 32)
Weight 48 kg (106 lb)
Sport Boxing
Rated at Light Flyweight

Effiong Okon (born May 22, 1985) is a boxer from Nigeria, who participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics for his country. There he was outscored in the first round of the men's light flyweight (– 48 kg) division by Italy's Alfonso Pinto.[1]

Okon qualified for the 2004 Athens Games by ending up in second place at the 2nd AIBA African 2004 Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Gaborone, Botswana. In the final he was defeated by Madagascar's Lalaina Rabenarivo.


  1. ^ Effiong Okon at sports-reference.com