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Sena Agbeko Will Go As Far As His Dedication To His Craft, Country Will Take Him

(Sena Agbeko, left, sparring with Michael Moore; credit: Morgan Hines) Ike Quartey. Joseph Agbeko. Josh Clottey. Azumah Nelson. The list of boxing greats to come out of Ghana is impressive, especially considering the sub-Saharan country’s modest population of 25 million. But before refamiliarizing yourself with this list, pencil in one more name: Sena Agbeko. The 21-year-old...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Guillermo Rigondeaux Effortlessly Blanks Joseph Agbeko Over The Distance

All "names" prevailed on the final HBO boxing card of 2013, ending a very strong late year run for the network on a lower note than perhaps was intended when put together. At the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, Guillermo Rigondeaux left no doubt as to whether or not his talent and ability are at the upper echelon of the sport, as he handed the usually-spunky Joseph Agbeko a...
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December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Results from AC: Rigondeaux vs. Agbeko, Kirkland vs. Tapia, Macklin vs. Russ

Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Joseph Agbeko Results from Atlantic City & HBO: At Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Joseph Agbeko took center stage on HBO's tripleheader, while Showtime's quadruple-header raged on in Brooklyn. Check out the full results from the card here. Rigondeaux vs. Agbeko Results - Kirkland vs. Tapia Results Fireworks were expected in...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Rigondeaux tops Agbeko in unanimous decision

WBA and WBO super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux retained his titles with a 12-round, unanimous decision over former two-time bantamweight champ Joseph Agbeko at Boardwalk Hall's Adrian Phillips Ballroom on Saturday night. Judges Eugene Grant (120-108), Ron McNair (120-108) and Robin Taylor (120-108) all had Rigondeaux winning every round. ''I came to do what I need...
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December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Rigondeaux vs. Agbeko weigh-in results & fight promo video

This weekend on HBO, Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Joseph Agbeko headlines a tripleheader from Atlantic City, NJ. Right here, you can find the complete Rigondeaux vs. Agbeko weigh-in results, as well as a special video promo of the card from HBO. Take a look. The HBO Boxing After Dark tripleheader from Boardwalk Hall’s Adrian Phillips Ballroom in Atlantic City begins with middleweights...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Rigondeaux vs. Agbeko Weigh-In 3PM ET

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Today, Guillermo Rigondeaux takes the scales to make his first title defense of the WBO super bantamweight  belt against Joseph Agbeko (also at stake is the WBA super world super bantamweight title). Also weighing today, Glen Tapia vs. James Kirkland. Tapia will be putting his undefeated record on the line against Kirkland who’s coming off of a 4 win streak...
Via BadCulture
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Joseph Agbeko final press conference video

If you were to base the Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Joseph Agbeko fight just on face off pics alone, we would probably pick Agbeko based on size alone. If you look at the picture above you could be instantly reminded of what it felt and looked like to stand up to your middle school bully. Feelings of fear, nervousness, hesitation all mixed in with a desire to punch that guy straight...
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December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Recreating Greatness: Guillermo Rigondeaux Vs. Joseph Agbeko Preview And Prediction

As the sport of boxing becomes more digitized along with society at large, fight fans and even fighters themselves constantly seek to cherish snapshots of a career -- frozen moments perhaps closer to what we'd prefer than the present. In that sense, not only are fighters from the past revered in some apparent ageist conspiracy, but your average battler may actually have a need to...
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December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Prediction: Can Rigondeaux Soar With A Win Over Agbeko

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Win Guillermo Rigondeaux derailed Nonito Donaire’s meteoric rise to win the WBO super bantamweight belt in decisive fashion he should have been heralded as the next star, but he wasn’t. His defensive minded, strike and move style was deemed boring and non fan-friendly. It’s safe to say life as the champion in the post-Donaire era hasn’t been the plush...
Via BadCulture
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Rigondeaux vs. Agbeko video preview

While some other fights may be stealing the headlines right now, coming up in just a few short weeks is a very intriguing clash between Guillermo Rigondeaux and Joseph Agbeko. Right here, you can take a look at HBO's Rigondeaux vs. Agbeko video fight preview. Rigondeaux vs. Agbeko takes place Saturday, December 7th at 9:45PM, televised live on HBO. You remember Rigondeaux right...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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