Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Allen vs Olubamiwo?
David Allen beat Larry Olubamiwo by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 7th June 2014 at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle.
The scorecards were announced as 57-56 in favor of winner David Allen.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Allen vs Olubamiwo stats
David Allen stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 5 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Larry Olubamiwo made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Olubamiwo had a large advantage in power over Allen, boosting at 90% knock out percentage over Allen's 60%.
David Allen was the younger man by 14 years, at 30 years old.
Olubamiwo had a height advantage of 1 inch over Allen.
Both David Allen & Larry Olubamiwo fought out of an orthodox stance.
Allen was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 year and 1 month later than Olubamiwo, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 10 more professional rounds, 112 to Olubamiwo's 102.
Allen vs Olubamiwo form
Allen had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Dillian Whyte on 30th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Jason Gavern on 26th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had won against Fabrice Aurieng on 24th October 2015 by points in the 6th round at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield.
Before that, he had beat Jindrich Velecky on 29th August 2015 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Doncaster Dome, Doncaster.
He had defeated Larry Olubamiwo on 7th June 2014 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle.
Allen's last 5 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 7 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 25 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
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