Saturday night, at the Next Door Arena in Dar Es
Salaam, Tanzania, the 25-year-old made his first
title-defense against Eduardo Mancito from the
(28), nicknamed “The Nightmare”, was game and
strong, but Jengo boxed very well and had too
much skill and activity for him.
twelve rounds of boxing, judges Pembe Ndava,
Robert Kasiga and Ally Bakari Champion scored
the fight 116-111, 118-109 and 118-109. One
point was deducted from Mancito in the final
round for fouling.
won the title in January against Thailand´s
Suriya Tatakhun, Jengo improved his professional
record to 16-3 (10).