21, GNA - Paul Dogboe, head of the technical team of former World Boxing
Organization (WBO) Super Bantamweight champion, Isaac Dogboe has said, it will
take more than strength and skills, to revenge against Mexican Emmanuel
Navarrete in the return fight on May 11, at the Convention Centre in Arizona,
United States of America (USA).
stamina and strength alone do not make a champion, but well- rehearsed strategy
and speed would be required to beat the opponent,” he added.
press in Accra, before the fight, he said, Navarette was a good boxer and they
had to go the extra mile to overcome him.
noted that, boxer Dogboe, was well conditioned for the fight, as he had had
vigorous training at the beach of Keta in the Volta Region.
shall rise again, smile again and dance again. If Isaac is fully fit, no one
can stand him pound for pound in his division,” he stressed.
him, his son’s fitness is back, his endurance was back and he would definitely
bring back the title belt and then move up in weight to the Featherweight
however admitted that he was complacent in the first fight and thought
Navarrete was a push over.
have been learnt in the first and only loss, but in the next fight Navarrete
would not go beyond four rounds,” he added.