Victory for rising star Jumah in Denmark

first_imgWest London’s cruiserweight prospect Deion Jumah showed his potential with a points victory against Czech veteran Jiri Svacina in Kolding, Denmark.Jumah, 24, was a convincing winner in a six-round contest, taking his fledgling professional record to 3-0. Twice an ABA champion, Jumah – a product of the Dale Youth Boxing Club in Notting Hill – has enjoyed wins in both Denmark and Germany since being snapped up by leading European promoters Sauerland Promotions.He had been due to appear on the undercard of the heavyweight clash between David Haye and Tyson Fury in Manchester on 28 September before the fight was postponed after Haye suffered a cut in training. See also:Jumah set for return at light-heavyweightJumah set for British pro 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 Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img read more

Johnriel Casimero stops Mexican foe to win WBO interim belt

first_imgHontiveros presses for security audit of national power grid UAAP Final Four: UST Tigresses go where Cherry Rondina takes them LATEST STORIES Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess The South African Tete is set to face WBA champion Nonito Donaire Jr., on April 27 in the World Boxing Super Series slated in Lafayette, Louisiana.The Tete-Donaire fight serves as semifinal for the $10 million WBSS.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsBut for Casimero, who hiked his record to 24 wins with 18 knockouts against four losses, his concern is how to get back to the world stage.He rose to stardom after a spectacular 10th round KO of volatile Argentianian Luis Alberto Lazarte in Mar Del Plata in 2012. The bout ended in a riot that forced Casimero and his cornermen to hide underneath the boxing ring. Philippine Arena Interchange inaugurated View comments DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles Private companies step in to help SEA Games hostingcenter_img Fighting right after the main event featuring Danny Garcia and Adrian Granados at the near empty Dignity Health Sports Park, Casimero slugged it out with Espinoza, whom he floored in the sixth.By the 12th it seemed the fight would end in decision, but the Filipino once again jolted the Mexican. Espinoza beat the count but was met with another barrage from Casimero forcing referee Rudy Barragan to halt the fight.Quickly after scoring a KO win over Granados in the seventh, Garcia immediately called on Manny Pacquiao, the reigning WBA welterweight champion.ADVERTISEMENT SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte MOST READ MANILA, Philippines—Former world champion Johnriel Casimero pulled off a stunning 12th round knockout over Ricardo Franco Espinoza to come knocking at the door of yet another world title Sunday (Manila time) in Carson, California.Casimero’s stoppage win earned him the WBO interim bantamweight belt and a clear shot at the world title now being held by Zolani Tete.ADVERTISEMENT Ethel Booba twits Mocha over 2 toilets in one cubicle at SEA Games venue Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles00:45Onyok Velasco see bright future for PH boxing in Olympics02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img read more