Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Ajisafe vs Burton?
Hosea Burton beat Bob Ajisafe by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 14th December 2019 at Brentwood Centre in Essex.
The scorecards were announced as 92-99, 91-98, 90-99 in favor of winner Hosea Burton.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Also, on the undercard Andre Sterling was defeated by Liam Conroy, Steven Ward lost to Ricards Bolotniks and Tommy Philbin was overcome by Serge Michel.
Ajisafe vs Burton stats
Bob Ajisafe stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Hosea Burton made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ajisafe had a slight advantage in power over Burton, with a 47% knock out percentage over Burton's 46%.
Bob Ajisafe was the older man by 3 years, at 37 years old.
Burton had a height advantage of 2 inches over Ajisafe.
Bob Ajisafe fought out of the southpaw stance, while Hosea Burton was an orthodox fighter.
Ajisafe was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2007, 4 years and 3 months earlier than Burton, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 13 less professional rounds, 131 to Burton's 144.
What time did Ajisafe vs Burton start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:30 PM GMT at Brentwood Centre, Essex, United Kingdom, which was 5:30 PM EST or 2:30 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
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What were the odds on Ajisafe vs Burton?
Bob Ajisafe was a 3/2 (+150) underdog going into the contest, while Hosea Burton made his way into the ring at 57/100 (-180) with oddsmakers.