Tinubu admits he ‘s Scared of being knocked out ahead of fight with Holyfield

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APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has expressed fear that former world boxing champion, Evander Holyfield, will knock him out as both trade punches in a novelty boxing bout on Thursday, for charity in celebration of the 50th anniversary of creation of Lagos State.

Read also: Tinubu to fight ex-Heavyweight Champion Evander Holyfield

“I know you are still a champion but don’t knock me out,” the former Lagos State Governor told the former boxer on Wednesday when they met.

The referee for the exhibition bout tagged “The Rhumble” is Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka as referee, while the Landmark Centre in Lekki will host it.

It will be recalled that Holyfield had a total of 57 fights, won 44, 29 of them through knock outs, and lost 10 of his bouts while he drew two.

 

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