Sports News Without Access, Favor, Or Discretion

Boxer Tries To Celebrate Knockdown, Fails Miserably

Jordan “The Terror” Tai improved his career professional record to 8-1 with a first-round knockout of “Smokin’” Joe Blackbourn Saturday in South Auckland, but made a fool of himself after the super middleweight’s attempt at celebrating an early knockdown resulted in the boxer taking an L against the ropes.

The best part of this, of course, is that Tai was celebrating a knockout that didn’t happen; Blackbourn foolishly decided to beat the count and take some more punishment before finally being dispatched. (It was Blackbourn’s first professional loss.)

Advertisement

[Arena Live]

Share This Story

About the author

Timothy Burke

Timothy Burke is formerly Deadspin's Video Director.

EmailTwitterPosts
PGP Fingerprint: CDD8 B3DD 3565 1540 B1F9 4D63 D2B5 398E 0CAF 2F9CPGP Key
OTR Fingerprint: 69085D53 4F369233 EA007F99 B4926AAD 8C458956