Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


“Joshua Clottey is an African Warrior,” says Gabriel Rosado

“Joshua Clottey is an African Warrior,” says Gabriel Rosado

Gabriel Rosado

American boxer Gabriel ‘The King’ Rosado has described former IBF welterweight champion Joshua ‘The Grand Master’ as an African Warrior.

The Philadelphian speaking to newsmen after his unanimous decision win over the Ghanaian on Saturday at the Turning Stone Resort Casino, New York said, “I have great respect for Joshua Clottey. He is a great fighter and an African warrior.”

Joshua Clottey dominated the early round of the bout, but could not contain his lead to the final round as the American took control from the sixth round, unleashing some hefty punches.

The Ghanaian boxer, Clottey claimed he lost the bout due to the weight difference.

”I lost my fight today because sizes matter in boxing. I am comfortable in 154.

Gabriel Rosado

Gabriel Rosado

I always make below official weighing all the time, but because my people always want to put me on other promoters’ card. I end up by fighting close to middleweight which is not good for me,” Joshua wrote on his Facebook page few minutes after the fight.Punch Statistics

PUNCHES Gabriel Rosado Joshua Clottey

LANDED 166 133

THROWN 791 455

PERCENT (%) 21% 29%

Clottey’s lose to Rosado on Saturday marks his fifth career defeats.

You May Also Like


Ghanaian boxing legend, Azumah Nelson has been rated above Manny Pacquaio and just below Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather in the list of the five greatest...


Carl Lokko, the man they affectionately call Osu Lion lived up to the warrior name after dispatching off big foe, Ishmael Benjamin Coffie AKA...


MTN Ghana has launched the second edition of MTN Conquest, Ghana’s most competitive e-sports event, to award top players, promote e-sports and bring together...

Ghana Premier League

The 2021/2022 League season will be officially launched on Tuesday October 26 at the GFA Secretariat in Accra.  The event will be held at...