Efe Ajagba is relishing his emphatic 3rd round knockout victory over Brian Howard on Saturday evening.
The highly-rated Nigerian heavy puncher sent Brian Howard crashing with a devastating right hand in front of a sold-out crowd at Osage Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Boxing Scene reports.
The bout was Ajagba’s first since penning a deal with Top Rank promotion and new trainer Kay Koroma.
Ajagba now won all his 15 bouts with 12 of them coming via technical knockouts and after the fight, the Rio Olympic quarter-finalist told ESPN he’s delighted to earn another win.
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“It feels really good. I listened to the corner, they told me to start to the body and then go to the head. When I started with the jab to the body, it caused him to drop his hands. Then came the right hand.” he said.
Meanwhile, Brian Howard who has a 15-5, 11KOs record needed medical attention after spending several minutes on the floor before ushered out of the arena.