‘I avoided women in my heyday’ -Azumah

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Boxing legend, Azumah Nelson has revealed that he stayed completely

away from amorous relationships with women during his prime as a


"My father once told me that once you become a champion, women will come".

"So you have to use your head. Sometimes women don't care what kind of

champion you are, but once you are a champion, they will come," the

56-year-old two-time former WBC super featherweight champion, and

former WBC featherweight champion told Kojo Frimpong on the Boys Boys

programme on Viasat One.

He added: "Women will always follow, and they have been coming, but

you have to be alert and aware; don't be foolish".

Azumah is known in boxing circles as 'The Professor' because of his

ability to teach his opponents a boxing lesson.

His craft and power still see him widely regarded as the greatest

fighter to ever emerge from the African continent.

Nelson, who has been called the greatest African boxer of all time,

quit the sport at the age of 40 with a record of 39 wins, five losses

and two draws.

Credit: starrfmonline

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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