LS-Live, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Azeez vs Sterling?
Dan Azeez beat Andre Sterling by technical knockout in the 9th round on Wednesday 2nd September 2020 at LS-Live in Yorkshire.
The fight took place over 9 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Azeez vs Sterling stats
Dan Azeez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 11 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Andre Sterling made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Azeez had a large advantage in power over Sterling, boosting at 64% knock out percentage over Sterling's 36%.
Dan Azeez was the older man by 1 year, at 31 years old.
Both Dan Azeez & Andre Sterling fought out of an orthodox stance.
Azeez was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 8 months later than Sterling, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 21 less professional rounds, 61 to Sterling's 82.
Azeez vs Sterling form
Sterling had lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Liam Conroy on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Brentwood Centre, Essex, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Craig Richards on 21st June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at York Hall, London.
Sterling's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.
What time did Azeez vs Sterling start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 pm BST at LS-Live, Yorkshire, United Kingdom, which was 4:00 pm EST or 1:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Azeez vs Sterling?
Azeez vs Sterling was broadcast on YouTube UK in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.