The grandson of the legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, Nico Ali Walsh debuted as a professional boxer in an incredible way by knock out your opponent in the first round of the middleweight contest.
Just one minute and 10 seconds He was leading the fight when Ali Walsh delivered a string of blows to Jordan weeks, which forced the judge to stop the fight.
Nico Ali-Walsh delivered a TKO victory in his much-anticipated pro debut. # FrancoMoloney3 pic.twitter.com/urK9AuEFhQ
– ESPN Ringside (@ESPNRingside) August 15, 2021
The show was performed in the Hard Rock Hotel in Oklahoma. Fans who attended chanted the legendary boxer’s last name after the fight.
The boxer said after the fight: “I have been thinking about him a lot. I miss. It has been an emotional journey. I think Weeks and I have done a little bit of history today. This victory lived up to my expectations ”.
KO KO KO! In his first official fight in boxing, Nico Ali Walsh, Muhammad Ali’s grandson, killed Jordan Weeks in the first round at middleweight. pic.twitter.com/RIoZKLZRcv
– SportsCenter (@SC_ESPN) August 15, 2021
He also said he felt honored to represent his grandfather’s legacy, since it is a responsibility not to be taken lightly.
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