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Richard Commey wins IBF World title after 2nd Rnd TKO win over Chaniev

Richard Commey made his second crack at the vacant IBF lightweight title count, claiming his first world title with a second round stoppage of Isa Chaniev. Richard Commey photo courtesy Mikey Williams/TopRank In what was his second shot at this same title after losing back in 2016 against Robert Easter Jnr, Commey started in very positive fashion, attacking the Russian …

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Richard Commey stops Cruz to pave way for IBF World Campionship bout

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Commey (in cap) with Nathan Pryce after the fight. Nathan is an uncle and a staunch supporter. Photo courtesy Oral Ofori. Ghanaian boxer Richard Commey edged himself closer to the International Boxing Federation (IBF) Lightweight world title when he knocked out Mexican Yardley Cruz in a world-title eliminator in the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum at Uniondale in New York (NY), …

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Richard Commey of Ghana gets final eliminator for IBF world title

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2016 promises to be a big year for Ghanaian lightweight boxing star Richard Commey (23-0, 21 KOs) with the undefeated 28 year-old set to fight in a final eliminator for the IBF World title. Commey is coming off the back of a hugely successful 2015, which saw him defend his Commonwealth title against Thompson Mokwana in South Africa and claim …

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Mikey Garcia Gives Up IBF; IBF To Order Commey-Chaniev

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Now that Mikey Garcia is firmly committed to moving up two divisions to challenge Errol Spence Jr., he has relinquished another IBF title. This opens up an opportunity for Ghana’s Richard Commey to fight for new champion spot. Garcia gave up the IBF’s lightweight championship Tuesday and his handlers canceled a purse bid scheduled for noon for his mandatory defense …

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Ghana’s Duke Micah stopped in three rounds by John Riel Casimero

Ghana’s Duke Micah failed in his bid to annex the WBO Bantamweight title after losing via a third round TKO against Filipino John Riel Casimero. Micah started the fight well by using his jab but seemed to fizzle out physically as the fight progressed. The Ghanaian went down in the second round but made it back onto his feet in …

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Cookie Tee picks TheAfricanDream.net for 2019 VOA tour in Washington DC

When Ghanaian radio/tv/event personality host Cookie Tee, known in real life as Shirley E. F. Tibilla took some time off to holiday in America, she chose to have Oral Ofori of TheAfricanDream LLC arrange her tour of the Voice of America (VOA) studios in Washington DC during which she also interacted with some staff members on December 8, 2019. Cookie …

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Ghana Boxing Authority President Says Boxing Is Number One Sport In Ghana

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Lawyer Peter Zwennes, President of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) says boxing is the number one sport in Ghana, and members of the boxing fraternity have stories to tell as Ghana gears up for the 60th Independence Anniversary. Speaking at the launch of the Freedom Fight Night at the International Conference Center in Accra on February 16, 2017, he noted …

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