Attack boxer with a cement head That is Anthony Joshua’s Challenger Carlos Takam

Attack a boxer with cement head: This is Anthony Joshua’s Challenger Carlos Takam

24. October 2017 – At 13:05

In a suburb of Paris, in a ploughed Carlos Takam in the Gym to fitzuhalten, as him to call his Manager reached. "You have a Chance against Anthony Joshua, the heavyweight championship of the world Boxing." The 36-Year-old hesitated after the injury-related cancellation of Joshua Challenger Kubrat Pulev not even for a second and said. Just two weeks remained in order to reach the number 1 of the big boys set, disturbed the Cameroon-born Takam as well as the fact that he was on 28. October (from 23.05 live at RTL or online in the RTL-Live-Stream and in the TVNOW App) in the Principality Stadium, Cardiff in front of 80,000 spectators against the Box-a Darling of the British increases as the absolute outsiders in the Ring .

Takam has the harder Punch than Pulev

Many German Boxing Fans, the Name of Takam in contrast to the Trainer-icon of Ulli Wegner is not likely to be trained Pulev, although not necessarily a term. International has made the Frenchman but a name. In the ranking of the IBF Takam occupied directly behind Pulev space 3, the major world associations of WBC (place 6) and WBO (9), and the independent panel of experts from the Transnational Boxing Rankings (6) lead to the Left arm in their rankings among the Top 10.

The Event in Cardiff has undergone a result of the cancellation Pulevs and the nomination Takams sporty by no means a ‘Downgrade’. In terms of impact force Takam (K. o.-rate of 69 per cent) is regarded even more dangerous than Pulev (Ko-ratio of 50 percent). The Frenchman travels with a record of 35 Wins (27 by knockout), three losses and a draw to Wales.

Vulnerable to uppercut

Carlos Takam Portrait

Birthday 6. December 1980
Place of birth Douala (Cameroon)
Nationality French/Cameroon –
Place of residence Noisy-le-Grand/FRA
Size 1,87 meters
Pro debut 10. December 2005 (Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf/ALG – Punktiseg
Delivery Normal (left)
Manager Joseph Germain
Trainer Christian Cherchi
Fights 40 – 35 wins (27 by Ko) – 4 losses – 1 draw
As Of October 2017

As "Boxer in forward gear, the power to constantly pressure ", the former Cruiserweight Champion and current TV pundit Johnny Nelson referred to the 1.87 meters wide on the left of the boom. Takam has a solid footwork, and strikes a decent Jab, with which he bridged the distance to his often larger opponents. In the Infight, he convinced especially with the left hook, but his right uppercut is not to be underestimated. Defensively, the experienced campaigner is in its forward gear-prone, particularly for hits with the uppercut. In his 39 professional appearances Takam proved, however, is always strong taking skills, which is why for him the title of defender Joshua with respect to a "Cement head" certificated.

Later On A Breakthrough

Takam celebrated in 2005, his debut as a prizefighter, after he had participated a year earlier for Cameroon at the Olympic Games in Athens. The first victory against a notable opponent, he drove only in 2012, when he defeated the – admittedly – not at the height of his time Boxing Ring veterans Frans give Botha by TKO in round 11. A year later, Takam beat with Lennox Lewis’ former title Challenger Michael Grant, a further well-known, when the same aged opponent in advance.

2014 a breakthrough Takam. In his TV debut for the American channel HBO he was the high Cuban Mike Perez has been appraised in Montreal after 10 rounds to a draw, with not a few observers saw the French as the winner. In his next fight, Takam Vladimir Klitschko beat former world title Challenger Tony Thompson, 12 rounds, clearly points, and recommended for higher tasks.

Strong fights against Povetkin and Parker

Such found in October 2014 In Moscow Takam rose against the as one of the strongest heavyweights in the estimated Alexander Povetkin to rope em. True to the Motto ‘give and take’ provided the two a pace and action-Packed combat, in the Takam the Olympic champion of 2004 put pressure on. In round 9 to the tough wear and tear fight Takam went to a heavy Right of the Russians to the floor. Visibly chipped, but with an open visor, he turned himself in the following passage, once again, to fight, went to a left head hook Povetkins Time in his career, knocked out in Spite of the defeat traveled Takam collected head back to France, after all, he had prepared one of the best heavyweights of significant problems .

With the reputation of being a dangerous ‘Contenders’ in the Luggage, it took Takam 2016 to distant new Zealand, where he should serve as a Toptalent traded Joseph Parker as a touchstone”. In a close fight over the full distance of 12 rounds, the French guest asked for the Kiwi fighters all but lost on the point slips. Whether Anthony Joshua is going to do against Takam lighter than the current WBO-Champion Parker, before the Fight in Cardiff, one of the most exciting questions.

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