This has been quite an incredible fight. Thank you for joining us.
Vijender: "I do not believe in talking outside the ring and my punches do the talking."
Vijender Singh remains the WBO Asia Pacific Champion.
Just to remind our readers, this has been a technical knockout.
Vijender has knocked Cheka out in the third round. This is incredible.
Strong right blows landed by Vijender on Cheka there and the Indian has cornered. Vijender is moving brilliantly here. The round has been stopped.
Vijender looking with a lot more intent and Cheka wanting to make amends for the ground lost in the second round.
Vijender has been pretty pragmatic till now. Round 3 begins.
ROUND 2 ends and this one has definitely gone to Vijender. 7-3
What showmanship from Vijender, he lands a punch and then smirks. Answering with his punches there.
Vijender lands a left hook and then lends a right jab as well. Good positive boxing from Vijender as he is making full use of his reach here.
Cheka comes out flying in the second round and Vijender, like the first round, has been pretty cautious. Cheka is moving a lot more here.
ROUND 2 begins
ROUND 1 ENDS
He lands one more on Cheka's face and evades a couple of punches to end the opening round.
Neither of the boxers have gotten off the blocks. Cheka has thrown in majority of the punches in the first round. A couple of jabs there from Vijender there. The first round coming to an end here.
Cheka starts with a couple of punches and starts moving around with a lot of pace. He is on the attack. Vijender being cautious.
Round 1 begins
The fight is about to begin. We will have 10 rounds of three minutes each.
Now we have the national anthem of India.
The national anthems being played now and we have Tanzania first.
We are ready to go. Let us remind you. Vijender weighed in 76 KG and Cheka weighed in 74.7 KG.
And here he is VIJENDER SINGH. The crowd goes ballistic. This is an incredible entrance. He is loved across the country and that is reflecting in the crowd's response.
Francis Cheka is about to enter the ring. He has done a lot of talking, it is time to fight.