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Joshua Buatsi Makes A Winning Professional Debut With 2nd Round TKO Over Carlos Mena

Joshua Buatsi Makes A  Winning Professional Debut With 2nd Round TKO Over Carlos Mena

The Olympic champion Joshua Buatsi made his professional debut a success with a one sided 2nd round stoppage which drew great Praises From his promoter AJ who was also around to back him up

"Buatsi impressed me in there, I was emotional watching him. He is embarking on a new journey, this is a lifetime contract and you sacrifice everything to make it in this sport. He really impressed me in there. AJ told Skysports
"I won't be too involved in his boxing, but I will be there to give him advice to make sure he is in the best position possible to achieve his goals."

Buatsi Said

"Enjoyed it in there and it was good to finally get the debut out the way. I was expected to win so can't take much from that.Now it's time to get back in the gym and continue to learn and work."

Report from Skysports

Buatsi comes out firing and immediately lands heavy left hands to the body. The Londoner continues to march forward, landing a right uppercut. Buatsi backs Mena into the corner, finding the gaps in his opponent's defence. Mena on shaky legs as Buatsi again hits home with the uppercut. A huge body shot drops Mena to the canvas at the end of the round. The Spaniard jumps to his feet and throws leather at Buatsi and eventually survives to hear the bell.


Heavy right hand drops Mena. Buatsi continue on the onslaught, backing Mena up. Huge combinations eventually force Mena to take a knee. Buatsi finds his predator instinct and continues to find the target before the referee steps in to save Mena from any more punishment.


Joshua Buatsi celebrates his first victory in the paid ranks after earning a second round stoppage

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