Winter Gardens, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won Askin vs Svacina?
Matty Askin beat Jiri Svacina by technical knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 12th December 2015 at Winter Gardens in Lancashire.
The scorecards were announced as 117-110, 116-111, 116-111 in favor of winner Matty Askin.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Askin vs Svacina stats
Back in December 2015, Matty Askin stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jiri Svacina made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 17 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Askin had a massive power advantage over Svacina, boosting at 61% knock out percentage over Svacina's 8%.
Matty Askin was the younger man by 11 years, at 27 years old.
Askin had a height advantage of 1 inch over Svacina.
Both Matty Askin & Jiri Svacina fought out of an orthodox stance.
Askin was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 year and 1 month later than Svacina, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 64 less professional rounds, 149 to Svacina's 213.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jiri Svacina had been fighting more than Matty Askin.
Going to this contest, Matty Askin had last fought 8 months and 15 days ago, while Jiri Svacina's last outing had been 3 months and 7 days ago.
What were the odds on Askin vs Svacina?
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