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Sports Ministry congratulates Isaac Dogboe

Sports Ministry congratulates Isaac Dogboe

Boxing
The Ghana Ministry of Youth of Sports (MoYS) has congratulated boxer Isaac Dogboe for his win over Argentine Javier Chacon last night. Dogboe defeated the Argentine in the sixth round to retain his title in a fight held at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra Ghana on Saturday evening. The young Ghanaian boxer displayed a sterling performance to knock out his opponent to win his 17th fight in his career. The Ministry who were impressed with Dogboe's performance took to their Twitter page to congratulate the young boxer for his achievement. MoysGh🇬🇭Official‏ @MOYSGh Big Congratulations to Isaac 'Royal Storm' Dogbe for an impressive victory and yet another undefeated feat. A Nation is proud of you Champ!
Isaac Dogboe retain title after victory over Argentine

Isaac Dogboe retain title after victory over Argentine

Boxing
Young Ghanaian boxer Isaac Dogboe continued his dream of winning a world title by knocking out Argentine Javier Chacon in the WBO International super bantamweight bout on Saturday night. Dogboe showed his intentions of getting a knock out right from the first minute when he attacked his opponent with some heavy punches. He eventually got what he wanted when Javier Chacon could not continue again in the sixth round. Despite coming into the game with high hopes of a win, the South American could not stand the detemined young chap who came into the ring just to get the job done earlier than expected. Constant punches flying from every angle of the ring by the former Olympian was too much for Chacon and had to bow to the little lad. Coming into this game, Dogboe ni...
Isaac Dogboe trainer optimistic of victory over Argentine

Isaac Dogboe trainer optimistic of victory over Argentine

Boxing
Paul Dogboe, father and trainer of bantamweight contender, Isaac Dogboe, is optimistic that his son would knock out Argentine fighter, Javier Chachon, when they slug it out in a WBO International Super Bantamweight Championship at the Bukom Boxing Arena on July 22. Paul, who admitted that the fight will be tough for Dogboe, said his son cannot afford to lose since it will provide him an opportunity to challenge for a world title. He stressed on the need for the Dogboe to take his chances in the ring to enable him to win convincingly.Dogboe has an outstanding undefeated record from 16 fights, with 10 wins by way of knockout, while Chachon has 25 wins from 29 fights, with three losses and a draw.The bout is expected to be a tough one for both boxers, especially where it serves as a...
Rob McCracken: Anthony Joshua has speed to beat Klitschko

Rob McCracken: Anthony Joshua has speed to beat Klitschko

Boxing
Anthony Joshua has the speed to beat Wladimir Klitschko and become undisputed world heavyweight champion, says his trainer Rob McCracken. The Briton, who defended his IBF title against Eric Molina on Saturday, is set to meet ex-champion Klitschko in April. Joshua, 27, has recently begun working full-time again with McCracken, who trained him as an amateur, helping him win Olympic gold at London 2012. "Without a doubt, he can knock anybody out," Rob McCracken told BBC Radio 5 live. "If he hits them hard enough, he will without a doubt knock them out. "Anthony can box, can move well, has great balance. Speed is the key as well. "When you have his speed, they don't see the punches coming. And that will be the plan for Klitschko, that he just can't avoid or defend what's co...