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Boxing: Micah, Lawson claim wins in New York

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. The victory was a follow-up on his win ...

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Boxing: Commey, Lawson, Micah claim wins on Freedom Fight Night

Former President Jerry John Rawlings with Richard Commey after the bout (Image credit: Senuyiedzorm Adadevoh/Images Image)

Richard Commey, Frederick Lawson and Duke Micah were the toast of Ghanaian boxing on Saturday at the Freedon Fight Night organised by Streetwise Promotions together with Errol Hawk Sports Management at the Bukom Boxing Emporium in Accra. The three boxers won their respective title bouts at the event to start 2017 on a winning note. The event was part of the ...

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Frederick Lawson ready for March 11 bout with Mullings

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Ghanaian welterweight, Frederick Lawson, says he is fit and ready to face Jamaica’s Sakima Mullings on March 11 at the Bukom Boxing Emporium in Accra. The bout forms part of Ghana’s 60th Independence anniversary celebration and it will offer Lawson and Mullings the chance to win the vacant WBC international silver welterweight belt. Lawson is returning to the ring a year ...

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Frederick Lawson loses to Kevin Bizier in Florida

Lawwon (left) falling backwards from a Bizier punch

Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida – In the main event of the evening, Fredrick Lawson (24-0, 20 KOs) was upset by Kevin Bizier (24-2, 16 KOs) in an IBF welterweight title eliminator. Lawson’s biggest problem besides not matching Bizier for power or activity was his tendency to lean over his front foot. This subsequently always kept Lawson in punching ...

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Lawson faces Bizier on Nov 7

Lawson and Bizier (Image credit: Allsports.com.gh)

Ghanaian welterweight boxer Frederick Lawson is scheduled to fight against Kevin Bizier on the 7th of November in Miami, Florida as part of the Premier Boxing Champions event. The bout will be Lawson’s 4th since he made his US debut in March 2014. He heads into the bout with an unbeaten run in 24 fights while Bizier, a Canadian, has ...

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Boxing: Lawson cuts ties with Grygelko

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Welterweight Frederick Lawson has revealed to Citi Sports that he has terminated his contract with manager and agent Tony Grygelko. Grygelko, who owns Seconds Out Promotions, and Lawson began their relationship in 2014 and that contract handed Lawson the chance to fight Raymond Narh in October 2014. However, the duo will not together again after unconfirmed reports of a falling ...

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Boxing: Lawson primed for big time

Frederick Lawson showing off his belts and medals.

Welterweight Fredrick Lawson has indicated his readiness to take on bigger challenges in his career after winning his latest bout against Breidis Prescott on Thursday evening in the United States. Lawson had to dig deep Thursday night to pull out a 10-round split decision over Prescott at the Hialeah Park Race Track in Hialeah, Florida and it was the first time ...

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Fredrick Lawson Narrowly Defeats Breidis Prescott

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Oh, for want of a nail. A controversial knockdown in the third round that probably should have been ruled a slip due to a punch behind the head meant the difference between a majority draw and a split decision. The beneficiary, Fredrick Lawson (24-0, 20 KOs) gets the first significant win of his pro career, sending Breidis Prescott (27-7, 20 ...

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CONFIRMED: Lawson vs Prescott on March 26

Ghanaian boxer Fredrick Lawson faces Breidis Prescott on Friday Night Fights March 26 exclusively on ESPN2. Welterweights Fredrick Lawson (23-0, 20 KOs) and Breidis Prescott (26-7, 20 KOs) will square off at the Hialeah Park Racing and Casino, Florida. According to Warriors Boxing promoter Leon Margules, the bout will headline a special Thursday edition of “Friday Night Fights.” Lawson is ...

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Video: Lawson defeats Narh in welterweight contest

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Frederick Lawson emerged tops in the “Battle of Ghanaian fists” as he defeated former Commonwealth Games gold medalist, Raymond Narh in a welterweight contest at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California on Wednesday October 1. With a score of 99-89, 95-93, 99-89 on the cards, Lawson moves up to 23 undefeated bouts with 20 KOs while Narh was left ...

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