Ghana’s Isaac Dogboe knocked out former World title contender, Argentina’s Javier Chacon on Saturday night at the Bukom Boxing Arena. It took him seven rounds.
The 22-year-old hard puncher went straight at Chacon in the first round, battering the visitor with ferocious punches.
In round six, Dogboe pounded on Chacon, staggered him with a ferocious left hook but the experienced Argentine stood firm.
Chacon retired on the stool at the start of round seven.
After the fight, Dogboe said: “Chacon is a very tough fighter, he can move his head very well, but irrespective of that I know that I will take him down.”
He added: “I’m ready for the world title because that has been my target from day one.”