MIKE TYSON, MY INSPIRATION: ESEPO

MIKE TYSON, MY INSPIRATION: ESEPO

According to Nigerian boxer, Taiwo ‘Esepo’ Agbaje, watching the fights of former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson inspired him to take up the sport.

A fast rising boxer, Esepo is definitely a household name to fans of the GOtv Boxing Night, after winning the top prize and the Mojisola Ogunsanya Memorial trophy twice since the inception of the boxing showpiece in 2014.Last month, Agbaje emerged the best boxer at the GOtv Boxing Night 19 in Lagos, winning his second award having defeated Tope ‘TP Rock’ Musa by unanimous decision to clinch the N1.5 million top prize during the 16th edition of the event at the Teslim Balogun Stadium last year.

The young chap said “Mike Tyson remains my role model in boxing, He actually inspired me into the profession some years ago, and till this moment, I draw a lot of inspiration from his fights whenever I am inside the ring.”

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