Interview with Jaffa
Ballagou by Ike Enwereuzor
Former WBA International Super middleweight champion Jaffa "African
with a professional record of (45-6) 39KO's from Togo fighting out
of New York City .
will face Manu Ntoh from Cameroon but now based in Atlanta, Ga on
tuesday Sept 23
at Hammerstein Ballroom, New York City.
Jaffa defeated previously unbeaten Dean Francis in United Kingdom to
capture the WBA International super middleweight title.
This is what the former world title challenger had to say:
Ike: What do you know about your opponent Manu Ntoh?
Jaffa: I don't know anyone about him, I'm just coming to fight, he
better be ready that's all I can say. I'm on that mission to fight
the champions in the Light heavyweight division.
I'll see if he can stand my punches
Ike: Your prediction for the Antonio Tarver and Chad Dawson fight
Jaffa: I sparred with Tarver for this fight but I had to come home
to get ready for my fight.
I'll just say let the best man win. I'll like to fight the winner if
they will give me the opportunity.
Ike: What can you tell us about your fight with Ike Quartey years
Jaffa: It was a good fight but he was the better man that night. The
fight took place in Africa
Ike: Please, tell us about your fight where you won the African
Jaffa: It was another great fight I had many years ago at light
Ike: What does this fight mean to you?
Jaffa: I'm coming to do my thing, he better ready. I want to tell
boxing to come earily because it will be an earily night. It will be
a good show, this the opportunity I have been waiting for long to
prove that I still belong in the top ten and a few fights I should
ready for a title fight again. This will be real entertaining.
Ike: What can you tell us about your last fight, which was against
Jaffa: It was a misery fight that happen 2006. I dropped that guy
many time and knocked him out cold and they gave me anmious
decision, I couldn't believe that they took that fight away like
that. I'll be ready for this guy here Sept 23.
Ike: Any comments to Boxing fans?
Jaffa: They should come enjoy this event, not just boxing but some
good music from Africa. I'm very excited see you all there.