Ghanaian lightweight contender Richard Commey warmed up for a potential world title shot against IBF champion Mikey Garcia by battering journeyman Yardley Cruz into submission Sunday dawn
Overwhelming favourite, Commey (27-2) proved the bookmakers right, recording a TKO 30 seconds into the second round against the Mexican Cruz.
Ghana News Headlines
For latest news in Ghana, visit Graphic Online news headlines page Ghana news page
Just to prove he still had more energy in his tank, Commey celebrated by doing push-ups with his boxing gloves still on, in the centre of the ring.
Commey who is reported to be the mandatory challenger for Garcia improved his record to 27-2, 24 KOs.