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28.01.2018 Boxing

How Ghanaians Reacted After Emmanuel "Game Boy" Tagoe Failed To Live Up To Expectation

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
How Ghanaians Reacted After Emmanuel
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Ghanaian Boxer Emmanuel Tagoe retained his IBO Lightweight belt after defeating Argentine David Saucedo in a dramatic way at the Bukom Boxing Arena on Saturday but has been hugely criticized and slammed by many Ghanaian boxing loving fan.

The vociferous boxer left boxing lovers disappointed following some unethical incidence which occurred in the bout.

Many Ghanaians boxing loving fan who went to the Arena were left unhappy with the outcome of the bout.

Nicknamed, “Game Boy” stopped his Argentine opponent in the tenth round after some droll moments in the previous rounds where Tagoe knocked down Saucedo on two occasions.

Tagoe has been tipped to one of the greatest boxers in the country in a bizarre way displayed some dancing moves in the cause of the fight taking everyone by surprise but disappointed many Ghanaians on Saturday due to how he won the bout.

Fans who went to the Bukom Boxing Arena at the night expressed their dissatisfaction following the performance of the Ghanaian boxer.

They believed that the bragging boxer didn’t put up a good show on the night despite knocking out Saucedo.

But the boxer, however, hit back at his critics saying, “I won and yet you are not happy."

With the win, Tagoe has improved his record to 27-1, (14 KOs) while Saucedo’s current record stands at 61-7, (10 KOs).

Below are some of the reactions Ghanaians after the bout.

Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah

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