Lawrence Okolie Wiki, Lawrence Okolie Bio
Lawrence Okolie Wiki: Lawrence Okolie was born 16 December 1992. He is a British professional boxer. He has held the WBA Continental (Europe) cruiserweight title since February 2018 and the British cruiserweight title since September 2018. He previously held the Commonwealth title in 2018. Okolie is known for his long reach, excellent footwork, and exceptional punching power.
Lawrence Okolie Stats
|Lawrence Okolie Real name||Lawrence Okolie|
|Lawrence Okolie Nickname(s)||The Sauce|
|Lawrence Okolie Weight(s)||Cruiserweight|
|Lawrence Okolie Height||6 ft 5 in (1.95 m)|
|Lawrence Okolie Reach||82 1⁄2 in (210 cm)|
|Lawrence Okolie Nationality||British|
|Lawrence OkolieBorn||16 December 1992
Hackney, London, England
|Lawrence Okolie Stance||Orthodox|
Lawrence Okolie Boxing record
|Lawrence Okolie Total fights||10|
|Lawrence Okolie Wins||10|
Lawrence Okolie Early Bio
On 18 January 2017, Okolie announced he was becoming a professional boxer, signing with Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Sport and compete in the cruiserweight division.
His first professional fight took place at the Manchester Arena in Manchester on 25 March 2017. It was on the undercard of the world lightweight championship fight Jorge Linares vs. Anthony Crolla. His opponent was 33 years old Geoffrey Cave who had a record of no wins and two losses. The fight lasted 20 seconds and ended after Okolie landed two right hooks to the head of Cave. The referee stopped the fight immediately. His next bout took place in Glasgow, Scotland at The SSE Hydro on 15 April as part of the undercard of the world super lightweight unification fight Ricky Burns vs. Julius Indongo. He fought 35-year-old Polish journeyman Lukasz Rusiewicz. Okolie knocked Rusiewicz down twice in round one en route to a first round stoppage. The time of the stoppage was 2 minutes and 36 seconds.
Lawrence Okolie Latest Fight
Lawrence Okolie, Felix Cash and a long-awaited battle between Jake Ball and Craig Richards are all on a cracking capital undercard at The O2.
Ted Cheeseman’s European title fight with Sergio Garcia headlines, live on Sky Sports, but there will be plenty of support and talking points surrounding the other fighters on display…
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