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Emmanuel Danso

Emmanuel Danso

Emmanuel Danso: Boxing Profile

Emmanuel Danso is a Ghanaian professional boxer who competes in the lightweight division. He is the current World Boxing Council (WBC) Lightweight Champion.

Background

Danso was born on August 22, 1987, in Accra, Ghana. He began boxing at the age of 12 and quickly rose through the ranks, winning several national and regional titles.

Professional Career

Danso made his professional debut on March 8, 2008, with a knockout victory over Joseph Lamptey. He won his first 10 fights, all by knockout, before suffering his first loss to Jorge Linares in 2010.

Despite the loss, Danso continued to fight and eventually earned a shot at the WBC Lightweight Championship. He defeated then-champion Jorge Linares in 2018 to win the title.

Fighting Style

Danso is known for his aggressive style and powerful punching. He is a southpaw who likes to fight on the inside.

Career Highlights

  • WBC Lightweight Champion (2018-present)
  • WBO African Lightweight Champion (2016-2017)
  • Ghanaian Lightweight Champion (2014-2015)
  • West African Lightweight Champion (2013)
  • Commonwealth Lightweight Champion (2012)

Sources and Credits

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