“chasing The Dream” Lawrence Okolie

With eleven of his 14 wins coming inside the gap, ‘The Sauce’ has a powerful belt assortment and the 27-yr-old is way from accomplished yet. Okolie gained the WBA Continental Title with victory over bitter rival Isaac Chamberlain in February 2018 which kickstarted strap season for the Hackney man. In the previous couple of struggle he has improved considerably from an awkward scrappy fighter with distinctive energy to a extra poised, calculated and affected person fighter utilising his attributes corresponding to his reach and jab.

It was introduced that Okolie would seem on the NXTGEN card on 1 September 2017, on the York Hall in London. Other prospects on the cardboard included Conor Benn and fellow Olympians Joshua Buatsi and Joe Cordina. Okolie went the six-spherical distance for the first time in his profession towards Blaise Mendouo. He misplaced one spherical on the referee’s scorecard, profitable 59–fifty four. Okolie was additionally taken previous the first round for the first time in his skilled profession.

Lawrence Okolie Outcomes

Lawrence Okolie is a British boxer, who competes within the cruiserweight division. The final fight of Lawrence Okolie occurred on March 20, 2021 against Krzysztof Glowacki. Glowacki was wanting a bit lost when Okolie set him up with the jab before touchdown a crunching proper hand to the Pole’s chin. Glowacki crumpled to the canvas, obtained to his toes at the count of nine however was on unsteady legs, and referee Marcus McDonnell stopped the struggle. Blood started to stream down Glowacki’s face after Okolie planted a protracted jab on the cut within the fifth spherical, because the Londoner strengthened his grip on the fight.

The rap heavyweight and the cruiserweight boxing champion speak strength, dynamics and how there’s no room for being humble. All fights listing 2021, champion titles, age, peak, reach and weight, KO ratio of the boxer Lawrence «The Sauce» Okolie. On 12 July 2018, the British Boxing Board of Control ordered for Matty Askin (23–three–1, 15 KOs) to make a mandatory defence of his British cruiserweight title in opposition to Okolie by the top of November 2018. Prior to the fight being made, Okolie vacated the Commonwealth cruiserweight title. In what was described as an ‘ugly struggle’, Okolie defeated Askin through UD to assert the British cruiserweight title.