Ajagba Eager To Impress, Defeat Rice In Top Rank Debut


Nigerian Heavyweight boxer, Efe Ajagba, says he is ready to make his much touted debut on Top Rank on ESPN on Saturday against experienced Jonnie Rice in a 10-round fight.

Ajagba vs Rice will be a co-feature to the Jose Pedraza vs Javier Molina junior welterweight main event of the MGM Grand Las Vegas.

“To all my fans, the wait is finally over. I am ready to get back in the ring and do what I do best,” Ajagba was quoted as saying by Boxing Scene.


Jonnie Rice

“I haven’t fought since March 7, and I’ve been looking for someone to devour. On September 19, I finally get to do it. Tune in to ESPN+. You don’t want to miss it.”

Ajagba resumes his heavyweight world title quest with a new promoter, manager James Prince and head trainer, Kay Koroma.

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Now living in Houston, Ajagba last fought in March, knocking out…

Source: Complete Sports