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15.12.2019 Boxing

Ghana's Richard Commey Loses IBF Title To Teofimo Lopez By TKO [HIGHLIGHTS]

By Samuel Ekow Amoasi Appiah
Ghana's Richard Commey Loses IBF Title To Teofimo Lopez By TKO [HIGHLIGHTS]
LISTEN DEC 15, 2019

Richard Commey hopes of maintaining his IBF Lightweight title has been crashed by American boxing sensation, Teofimo Lopez, after emerging as the champion after Round 2 technical knockout.

The enterprising boxer was hit by a powerful right punch from Lopez in 1minute 14 seconds in the second round of the fight at the Madison Square Gardens early Sunday.

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Commey, 32, went into the bout as the underdog despite being the defending champion.

Highlights below...

Lopez, 22, becomes the 5th youngest world champion since 1984.

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