The Moate fighter took down Nigerian Prince Oko Nartey in the second round.
Joe Ward's first ever professional fight in Ireland ended with victory in the second round at the weekend.
The Moate fighter hit a devastating left hook to take down Nigerian Prince Oko Nartey in Letterkenny on Saturday night.
Despite early pressure from his opponent, Ward managed to hold on and began landing killer blows which eventually led to his victory.
The Westmeath man keeps up his impressive professional record which now sees him sit on eleven wins and one defeat in his professional career.