Tagoe’s fight in London shifted to oct. 23

Gameboy Tagoe – Another long wait

Gameboy Tagoe – Another long wait

EMMANUEL Tagoe’s fight against Jose Saez has been rescheduled to October 23.

Tagoe, was scheduled to face the Argentine nicknamed Pamperito at York Hall, Bethnal Green, London in what would have been his UK debut on August 29 but the date has changed.

The venue remains the same but the boxer managed by Black Stars skipper, Asamoah Gyan would have to wait till October to fight in the English capital.

The promoters have yet to declare the real reason for the postponement but sources close to the boxer have revealed that Tagoe suffered an injury in training and would need some few weeks to be healed hence the need for the fight to be rescheduled.

Tagoe is currently rated number 9 Lightweight by the WBA and is looking for victory over Saez in their international 12-round contest to put himself in line for a shot at the Interim world as his BabyJet Promotions team target the world title by early next year.

Tagoe previously held titles in the featherweight, super featherweight and lightweight divisions.

Argentnia’s Jose Saez also has vast of championship experience, being the former interim WBC Latino Super Bantamweight Champion, as well as having challenged for various titles, IBF International, WBO Inter-Continental, WBO Latino and the WBA-NABA Super Bantamweight titles.

By Times Sports Reporter

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