Lawrence Okolie and Dilan Prasovic rolled out a fiery co-main event for boxing lovers. Both the men came out with their finest game plans to keep each other on their toes. Yet, in the end, it was Lawrence Okolie who put the fans in a frenzy by bagging a stupendous T/KO win.
The fight began well for the champ, Okolie. Being the lanky fighter, he effectively used his reach to break into Prasovic’s defense. Later, both the men began landing wild punches but couldn’t connect one significant hit.
Both the men exchanged an extensive amount of punches as the fight progressed. Okolie kept a safe distance, and he didn’t let his foe take control of the ring. Slowly and steadily as the fight moved ahead, both Okolie and Prasovic began landing, their power-packed right hands.
Lawrence Okolie delivers a body shot KO in his first title defense #JoshuaUsyk
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In round 2, Okolie even struck Prasovic with a right hand and the latter was the first one to take a knee. Yet he stood tall and fought again.
‘The Sauce’ was looking for that one big right hand, but Prasovic rightly cut the distance and got out of his range. In round 3, Okolie again caught Prasovic with a fiery body shot, which left the 26-year-old stunned.
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