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Carlos Takam Will Face Francois Botha on March 31st

By Per Ake Persson

Carlos Takam, from Cameroons but based in France since the beginning of his pro career, takes on South African Franscois Botha on March 31 in Noisy le Grand. At stake is the WBO Africa title, which Takam already holds, and the vacant WBFed Int´l belt. Takam, 24-1, has been brought along slowly and Gregory Tony, whom Carlos lost to, and Gbenga Oloukum are the only bigger names on his record so Botha, well past his best as he is, represents a step up in class.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by joe strong on 03-15-2012

botha will win this fight & it would give him a WBO regional belt & a vacant WBF title. that would then give him a top 15 WBO ranking...botha is one of my all-time favorites.

Comment by joe strong on 03-15-2012

[QUOTE=SelectOne;11892696]Botha needs to retire over the hill then over the mountain[/QUOTE]maybe you should watch the michael grant fight that happened late last year. he was dominating until he got caught in the 12th from a vicious punch that completely KO'd…

Comment by SelectOne on 03-15-2012

Botha needs to retire over the hill then over the mountain

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