Boxing: Micah, Lawson claim wins in New York

Sunday 19th November , 2017 6:38 pm
Duke Micah after the bout against Jose Santos Gonzalez
Duke Micah after the bout against Jose Santos Gonzalez

Ghana’s  Frederick Lawson and Duke Micah both got wins in their respective boxing bouts at the  Resort World Casino in Jamaica, Queens, New York on Saturday.

Lawson, who was fighting for the second time in 2017, knocked out Fidel Munoz of Colombia in the 3rd round to retain his WBC International Silver Welterweight title.

Frederick Lawson (middle of picture) after his won his bout

Frederick Lawson (middle of picture) after his won his bout

The victory was a follow-up on his win over Sakima Mullings of Jamaica recorded in Accra earlier this year.

Micah went the distance to win against Jose Gonzalez of Mexico 95-95, 96-94 and 96-94 to defend his WBC International Silver Bantamweight title.

Lawson now has a 26-1 record while Micah has an 18-0 record.

 

 

 

By: Citi Sports