Walking through Godfrey Kayode is marching toward a title shot

11 Jun

Photo by Miguel Salazar

Santa Yanez- Unbeaten cruiserweight from Hollywood, California, Lateef “Power” Kayode(17-0,14KO’S) dominated more experienced Matt “ Too Smooth” Godfrey(20-3,14KO’S)from Rhode Island over ten rounds in the main event of the evening televised by Showtime The New Generation from the sold out arena at the Chumash Resort and Casino on Friday night. All three judges scored the contest for Kayode with scores: 98-90, 97-90, 98-89 who dominated the fight from beginning to end following a blue print set by his legendary coach, Freddie Roach.


“We got some rounds tonight, may be a step closer to a big fight,” said Kayode’s famed Coach, Freddie Roach after the fight:”I think he did very well. I think he improved a lot since his last fight. He learned a lot. The lessons that we worked on, he did very well. He cut the ring off. He controlled the ring most of the night. I am very happy with his performance.”


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Posted by on June 11, 2011 in Professional Boxing


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