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Who won Azeez vs Pitters?
Dan Azeez beat Shakan Pitters by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 3rd September 2022 at Echo Arena in Liverpool.
The scorecards were announced as 117-111, 117-112, 115-113 in favor of winner Dan Azeez.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Liam Smith beating Hassan Mwakinyo. Also, on the undercard Natasha Jonas beat Patricia Berghult.
Azeez vs Pitters stats
Back in September 2022, Dan Azeez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Shakan Pitters made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Azeez had a massive power advantage over Pitters, boosting at 69% knock out percentage over Pitters' 35%.
Dan Azeez was the same age as Shakan Pitters, at 33 years old.
Pitters had a height advantage of 8 inches over Azeez.
Both Dan Azeez & Shakan Pitters fought out of an orthodox stance.
Azeez's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Pitters', having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 11 months later than Pitters, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 27 more professional rounds, 129 to Pitters' 102.
Dan Azeez went into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA and 15 by the WBC at light heavyweight.
Azeez vs Pitters form
Pitters had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Reece Cartwright on 13th November 2021 by knockout in the 8th round at Skydome, West Midlands, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Farouk Daku on 10th September 2021 by points in the 8th round at Skydome, West Midlands.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Craig Richards on 18th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their BBBOC British Light heavyweight championship fight at Fly By Nite Rehearsal Studios, Worcestershire.
Before that, he had won against Chad Sugden on 22nd August 2020 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Light heavyweight championship fight at Production Studio, Redditch, Worcestershire.
He had beat Dec Spelman on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at York Hall, London.
Azeez's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.
Pitters' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
What time did Azeez vs Pitters start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM BST at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom, which was 4:00 PM EST or 1:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Azeez vs Pitters?
Azeez vs Pitters was broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK.
What were the odds on Azeez vs Pitters?
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|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
|Dan Azeez - Decision||50%|
|Dan Azeez - KO||50%|
Based on 2 Predictions