Efe “The One and Only” Ajagba won Ali Eren Demirezen by unanimous decision to remain undefeated in 11 professional fights.
Efe who turned professional in 2017 after he featured as the sole representative of Nigeria at the 2016 Olympics has now won all eleven professional bouts.
The young Nigerian from Delta, landed 191 punches compared to Demirezen’s 149. He also threw 877 punches while his Turkish opponent had 564.
Prior to the match, the two heavyweight boxers had a clean record.
Ajagba didn’t have it as rosy as the previous games as he could have easily produced a KO but the bout ended in the 10th and final round. It measn it is the first time Ajagba was taken all the way.
Ajagba did Justice to his opponent in the first round.
In round 2, Ajagba look like he was still trying to study his opponent but easily takes then round.
Round 3 saw Efe unleashing the shots and looked like he will do the needful in no time.
At a point, Ajagba did not get his combinations right and quite slow with his deliveries.
Ajagba kept at his best but Demirezen started dropping some punches on Ajagba, the Nigerian was still not getting his combinations right.
Demirezen kept proving he was not an easy one to crack but Ajagbe kept at his game to win it in the 10th round.
By Uche Dozie