Efe Ajagba wins first heavyweight bout by default
Normally, boxing matches end in one of three ways: a knockout, a technical knockout or a judges’ decision. On Friday night, one heavyweight boxer decided to end the match before it ever really began.
Defeated Efe Ajagba to turn pro boxer in Canada
If boxing bouts were won solely by the fighter’s determination and ability to withstand jabs, Efe Ajagba would have zoomed into the semifinals of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games superheavyweight class on Tuesday night.
Ajagba’s Olympics defeat painful, says Okorodudu
Ex-Olympian, Jeremiah Okorodudu has described the quarterfinal exit by Team Nigeria’s only boxer at the 2016 Rio Olympics, Efe Ajagba as painful. He says the defeat could have been avoided, if Ajagba had enjoyed good preparations like his counterparts from other countries for the Games.
Rio 2016: Efe Ajagba loses quarterfinal bout
Nigerian boxer Efe Ajagba has failed to make it to the medal's stage following his loss to Ivan Dychko in a quarterfinal bout of ongoing Rio Olympics. Ajagba lost by unanimous decision of 28-29, 28-29, 28-29 to Dychko who won bronze at the London 2012 Olympics. The Nigerian pugilist had a bright chance of progressing…
Ajagba battles Ivan Fyodorovich Dychko for medal slot
Efe Ajagba is just one win away from getting Nigeria’s first medal at the on-going Rio 2016 Olympics and his coach, Tony Konyegwachie, believes the country’s sole representative in the boxing event can achieve it by a knockout.
Efe Ajagba upbeat, as boxing begins tomorrow
Nigeria’s sole representative in the boxing event, Efe Ajagba, is optimistic of success in the event, which begins tomorrow at Riocentro, Pavilion 6.