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Yates stops Fagan in Return Of The Mack opener

KOFI Yates got the Return of the Mack show off with the bang and most likely retired Irish hard man Oisin Fagan.

The Manchester native became the first fighter to stop Gael Force since Andy Murray back in 2010.

The win see’s Yates, who has Irish roots and links via the MGM Marbella Gym registered his second win on Irish soil and pushed his record to 9-1.

Fagan was typically game in the opening stanza and marched forward, but Yates landed the cleaner shots and took the round.

Fagan looked to land big over hand rights at the start of the second, but got rocked by an upper cut before being put to his knees with a left hook.

True to form the tough former Irish champ rose to his feet and went straight back on the attack. Yates however spun him and apllied pressure. Knowing Fagain wouldn’t quit his team eleceted to throw in the towel.


Integral part of the Irish boxing community for over 13 years