Tag Archives: Joshua Clottey

Agbeko and Clottey seek return to the limelight

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Veteran Ghanaian boxers Joshua Clottey and Jospeh Agbeko are set to return to the ring on April 29 at the Accra Sports Stadium for what has been dubbed “Legendary Night Boxing”. Clottey’s last bout against Gabriel Rosado ended in defeat in December by unanimous decision but the 38 year old former IBF Welterweight Champion believes he still has enough in ...

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“Coach Alloway was a top class coach”- Moses Foh-Amoaning


Former President of the Ghana Boxing Authority, Moses Foh-Amoaning, has described coach Godwin Kotey Dzanie as a leading trainer in the nation’s boxing setup and his absence will be felt by the boxing family. Dzanie, popularly called “Alloway”, passed on last Friday after a long period of illness at age 56 and he has been spoken well of by those ...

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Boxing: Joshua Clottey loses to Gabriel Rosado in New York

Middleweight Gabriel Rosado was the much busier fighter against former welterweight titleholder Joshua Clottey. 

(Image credit: Ed Diller for ESPN)

Middleweight Gabriel Rosado, with former two-time junior middleweight titleholder Fernando Vargas working as his trainer for the first time, outfought former welterweight titlist Joshua Clottey to win a unanimous decision in a spirited fight on Saturday night on the Luis Ortiz-Bryant Jennings undercard at the Turning Stone Resort Casino. Clottey (39-5, 22 KOs) fought well early but Rosado (22-9, 13 ...

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QUAO’s Monday Moanings: Clottey wins, QPR and Burney go down and Lebron beats buzzer

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 9: Joshua Clottey (black/silver trunks) celebrates his 10 round win over Jorge Silva (blue/silver trunks) at Minute Maid Park on May  9, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Ed Mulholland/Golden Boy/Golden Boy via Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***Joshua Clottey; Jorge Silva

Citi Sports’ Nathan Quao puts out his weekly column again and this week, he talks about Joshua Clottey’s win in Houston, QPR and Burnley’s relegation from the Barclays Premier League and Lebron James’ lovely game-winning shot against the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Playoffs. Clottey comeback in Houston I love it when people recognise their surroundings and strive to change ...

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“Clottey is disappointed at his current status”- Jerry Ayensu

Clottey in action with Silva (Image credit: Getty Images)

US-based sports reporter Jerry Kwame Ayensu has revealed that Ghanaian boxer Joshua Clottey is not happy at his current status in the sport and wants his reputation to grow bigger again. Ayensu disclosed this to Citi Sports on Sunday after seeing Clottey defeat Jorge Silva on points in Houston, Texas in the undercard of the Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and James ...

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Clottey outclasses Silva for unanimous decision win

Clottey and Silva in the ring in Houston, Texas (Image credit: Getty Images)

Houston, Texas- Former welterweight titlist Joshua Clottey pounded out a near-shutout decision against journeyman Jorge Silva in a junior middleweight bout on Saturday night on the undercard of the Canelo Alvarez-James Kirkland junior middleweight fight at Minute Maid Park. Two judges scored the bout a shutout, 100-90, and one judge gave Silva two rounds for a score of 98-92. Clottey ...

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Canelo Alvarez returning to HBO to face Joshua Clottey in December

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According to Sports Illustrated’s Chris Mannix, Canelo Alvarez will return to the ring in December to face Joshua Clottey on HBO, meaning that Showtime’s biggest non-Mayweather star is headed back to the network that originally brought him to the masses in the United States. Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KO) has two wins this year, decimating Alfredo Angulo in March and then squeaking past Erislandy Lara via ...

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Joshua Clottey jabs Sports Minister for boxing neglect


Joshua Clottey has warned the new Sports Minister, Hon. Mahama Ayariga, to live up to his word of extending support and development to all sporting disciplines and not to follow in the footsteps of a plethora of his predecessors who only promised but failed to deliver. The former world champion says he is furious with the government  for a blatant ...

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