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Frank Sanchez floors and outclasses Efe Ajagba in points win to stay on course for world heavyweight title shot

Frank Sanchez floored Efe Ajagba in a commanding points win that edged the Cuban contender closer to a world heavyweight title fight. Sanchez was a class above Ajagba in a battle of unbeaten rivals and he floored the Nigerian in the seventh round while sealing a unanimous decision with scores of 98-91, 98-91 and 97-92 on the Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder 3 bill.
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Video: Efe Ajagba Breaks Down The Frank Sanchez Clash

(Video by Ryan Burton) - Fighters competing on the stacked undercard leading up to the highly anticipated Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder III heavyweight title trilogy showdown previewed their respective showdowns before they enter the ring this Saturday, October 9 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. (photos by Ryan Hafey, Sean Michael Ham, Mikey Williams)
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Frank Sanchez Decisions Efe Ajagba In Wilder-Fury 3 Co-main

In the co-main of Saturday’s Fury-Wilder undercard, the 15-0 Efe Ajagba met the 18-0 Frank Sanchez in a scheduled 10 rounder in the heavyweight division. The opening round was essentially a feeling out process. Ajagba appeared a bit overly patient in the second. The third saw Ajagba pressure effectively, while Sanchez landed effectively. Sanchez continued to be slippery and to pot shot well in the fourth. The fifth and sixth essentially presented more of the same.
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Frank Sanchez On Efe Ajagba: “The Only Thing That He Has Is The Power, He’s Not A Very Skilled Boxer”

Efe Ajagba might be relatively early in his pro boxing career but the 6’6 stoutly built heavyweight has developed quite the reputation. After knocking out his first five opponents, Ajagba made serious headlines during his showdown against Curtis Harper in 2018. As the opening rung to start things off, Harper immediately turned away from Ajagba, walked through the ropes, and made his way to the back.
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Efe Ajagba vs. Frank Sanchez odds, picks and prediction: WBC heavyweight championship

In a 10-round heavyweight bout, Efe Ajagba and Frank Sanchez meet Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nev, in a fight on the Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder card. The main card begins at 9 p.m. ET, with the main event expected to take place at approximately 11 p.m. ET. Below, we break down the Ajagba vs. Sanchez odds and lines, with boxing picks and predictions.
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Photos: Efe Ajagba, Frank Sanchez - Face To Face at Final Presser

Fighters competing on the stacked undercard leading up to the highly anticipated Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder III heavyweight title trilogy showdown previewed their respective showdowns before they enter the ring this Saturday, October 9 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. (photos by Ryan Hafey, Sean Michael Ham, Mikey Williams)
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Efe Ajagba Update

Nigerian Olympian Efe Ajagba is completing final preparations for his showdown with Cuban foe Frank Sanchez on October 9 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The bout will be featured on the all-heavyweight undercard of the Fury vs. Wilder III PPV. The 6-6 power puncher views Sanchez as a...
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Frank Sanchez: They Say Efe Ajagba is Avoided, That's Why I Chose Him

A battle of unbeaten heavyweights has been finalized for July 24th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Efe Ajagba and Frank Sanchez are set to collide in the co-featured position on the pay-per-view undercard to the Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder trilogy fight. The two boxers were at one...
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Heavyweight Prospects Efe Ajagba, Frank Sanchez & Jared Anderson Added To Wilder-Fury III Main Card

Top Rank and Premier Boxing Champions have rounded out the main card for the upcoming heavyweight title fight between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury in July. Undefeated heavyweight prospects Efe Ajagba and Frank Sanchez will square off in what could be a title eliminator. Also, Robert Helenius and Adam Kownacki will revisit their March 2020 bout that took place just days before the COVID-19 pandemic took hold of the nation. In addition, Jared Anderson will put his undefeated record on the line against undefeated Russian prospect Vladimir Tereshkin. More fights are set to be added in the coming week.
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Frank Sanchez vs Efe Ajagba joins Fury-Wilder 3 PPV on July 24th

It looks like there’ll be at least one quality heavyweight fight on July 24th, as Mike Coppinger reports that undefeated prospects Frank Sanchez and Efe Ajagba “have agreed to a deal” to meet on the Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder 3 pay-per-view. Cuba’s Sanchez (18-0, 13 KO) will definitely be...
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Efe Ajagba Calls Out Joyce, Dubois, Yoka; Wants 'Anybody They Put In With Me'

Now that Efe Ajagba has re-established his confidence, the hard-hitting heavyweight wants tougher fights. The Nigerian-born Ajagba informed BoxingScene.com that he wants to face Joe Joyce, Daniel Dubois or Tony Yoka. England’s Joyce (12-0, 11 KOs) secured a WBO title fight against Ukraine’s Oleksandr Usyk (18-0, 13 KOs) by defeating Dubois on November 28, but fights against Dubois or Yoka might be more realistic for Ajagba at some point either later this year or in 2022.
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Efe Ajagba earns “New Deontay Wilder” moniker after monstrous KO

Nigerian heavyweight Efe Ajagba has earned himself a new nickname courtesy of a “Deontay Wilder” knockout of Brian Howard in Tulsa on Saturday night. Ajagba, 26, laid Howard out in the third round of their Tulsa meeting in a stoppage Wilder would have been proud of in his career. The...
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