Gamal Yafai

Gamal Yafai Decisions Khvicha Gigolashvili – Boxing Results From Germany

Published On March 11, 2017 | By Niall Doran | Boxing Results

Brother of fellow undefeated professional Khalid Yafai – Gamal Yafai put on a solid display tonight while boxing away from home early on in his career.

Gamal Yafai won a unanimous points decision tonight in Germany and improved his pro boxing record to 11-0 (4KO).

Fighting Georgian Khvicha Gigolashvili, Yafai seemed a bit tense in the opening rounds and almost appeared like he was trying to force the issue a bit too much.

As the bout progressed Yafai looked to settle down into his work a bit. He worked well on the front foot in the mid rounds behind a solid jab.

He showed nice variety in round 5 of the 6 round super-bantamweight bout, perhaps going a little head hunting happy however.

Yafai used some decent angles and footwork in the final round. A very tidy performance from an all round decent prospect in most departments, by the looks of things.

A great learning fight overall for Gamal Yafai. The 25 year old from Birmingham will learn a lot from this both in terms of the workout he got tonight, and the fact he got his first away from home win as a pro.

Job done for him.

Gigolashvili was a tough operator to his credit. The loss moved his record back to 14-18-3KO.

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