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Photos: Jovanni Straffon Crushes James Tennyson in First Round Shocker

At the Manchester Arena in Manchester - In what was an absolute shocker, Jovanni Straffon (24-3, 17 KOs) captured the vacant IBO 135-pound title when he knocked out highly ranked James Tennyson (28-4, 24 KOs) in the first round. (photos by Mark Robinson) Tennyson got clipped on the chin from...
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James Tennyson shocked in one round as IBO title gets recognition

Matchroom Boxing has begun to recognize the IBO as a sanctioning body as James Tennyson suffered a shock defeat on Saturday night. Firstly, Tennyson was dropped and stopped as Mexico’s Jovanni Straffon produced a stunning first-round victory to claim the vacant IBO lightweight world title. MATCHROOM BOXING IBO. Matchroom mentioning...
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Campbell Hatton Wins Decision: Straffon Crushes James Tennyson in One

At the Manchester Arena in Manchester, lightweight prospect Campbell Hatton (2-0, 0 KOs), who is the son of Manchester legend Ricky Hatton, looked a lot better in his second outing with a four round decision over Levi Dunn (0-5). The sole score was 40-36. Hatton came charging right out of...
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James Tennyson Not Expecting Easy Fight in Jovanni Straffon IBO Title Clash

On an autumn evening in 2018, James Tennyson (28-3) left Boston a defeated man. A fifth-round stoppage loss to then-IBF super-featherweight world champion, Tevin Farmer put a sudden stop to his blistering run of five consecutive wins inside the distance. Little did he know, at the time, that the disappointment would push him towards a new path.
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James Tennyson vs. Jovanni Straffon added to Chisora vs. Parker

James Tennyson will face Jovanni Straffon at lightweight on the undercard of Derek Chisora vs. Joseph Parker in Manchester on Saturday May 1, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and on DAZN in all markets excluding the UK, Ireland, China, New Zealand and Samoa. The hard-hitting Belfast...
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Chisora vs Parker: James Tennyson vs Jovanni Straffon joins May 1 card

UK slugger James Tennyson will look to pick up some new hardware on Matchroom’s May 1st Joseph Parker-Derek Chisora undercard, taking on Mexico’s Jovanni Straffon in a bid for the IBO lightweight title. Tennyson (28-3, 24 KO) has won six straight by knockout since a 2018 loss to Tevin Farmer,...
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Chisora vs Parker: James Tennyson battles Jovanni Straffon for IBO lightweight belt on May 1 bill

James Tennyson wants to entice the world's best lightweights into a showdown by defeating Jovanni Straffon in their IBO title fight on the Chisora vs Parker bill. The Belfast man enhanced his reputation in the red-hot 135lbs division by taking out Josh O'Reilly in the opening round in December and will target the vacant IBO title on May 1, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
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