Starting his career in November 2006 at the age of 20, orthodox boxer Ayi Bruce has now been pro for 7 years and has built up a career of 23-9-0. Bruce now moves into the final stages of his career. Bruce's longest win streak is 14 fights between November 2006 and November 2008. His longest KO streak in his 32 fights is 9 fights long.
In a great first showing as a pro, Bruce took Obile Issaka the full 6 to claim his first win and became the first person to take Issaka the full distance. Following on from his debut, Bruce continued his mostly successful career by fighting in a further 16 fights. In this time he fought Ben Ankrah, Korley Collison and Frank Dodze to name just a few, fighting 2 times in 2006, 10 times in 2007 and 4 times through 2008 and 2009 in this period.
Bruce went into his next fight against Albert Mensah on March 22nd, 2009 with a career record of 14 wins. Bruce faced the first defeat of his career against Albert Mensah in the 9th round of a 12 round fight via TKO. Bruce then went on to face Jonathan Akrofi where he added another win to his tally.
Bruce lost to Emmanuel Taylor in his next fight. Taking place on May 7th, 2010, Bruce's career record after this fight stood at 15-2-0. Bruce's fight against Emmanuel Taylor was Bruce's 2nd stoppage defeat which came via TKO in the 3rd round of the fight. Bruce's win streak of 15 rose to 20 following 5 wins against boxers such as Doel Carrasquillo, Hector Munoz, Shamone Alvarez and 2 others.
Bruce went into his next fight against Gabriel Rosado on July 15th, 2011 with a career record of 20-4-0. Bruce's fight against Gabriel Rosado was Bruce's 3rd stoppage defeat which came via TKO in the 5th round of the fight.
Bruce went into his next fight against Dennis Laurente on November 12th, 2011 with a career record of 20-5-0. Bruce was beaten by Dennis Laurente in the 7th round. Bruce had only ever been stopped 4 times previously in his career.
Taking another knock in his career, Glen Tapia was next in line for Bruce with Tapia coming out victorious. Bruce career was at 22-9-0 following the fight. Bruce failed to go into the later rounds with Tapia, with Tapia stopping him in the 2nd round and becoming the 6th person to stop Bruce.
Ensuring he added another win to his tally, Ayi Bruce defeated Charles Tetteh on February 14th, 2014 in his latest fight. Bruce was the 11th fighter to stop Tetteh in round 4 of a 8 round fight, Bruce won via RTD.