Barrett vs Donovan Info
Zelfa Barrett beat Eric Donovan by technical knockout in the 8th round on Friday 14th August 2020 at Matchroom Fight Camp in Essex.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
Barrett vs Donovan stats
Zelfa Barrett stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss and draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Eric Donovan made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 12 wins and draws, with 7 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Barrett had a slight advantage in power over Donovan, with a 61% knock out percentage over Donovan's 58%.
Zelfa Barrett was the younger man by 8 years, at 27 years old.
Both Zelfa Barrett & Eric Donovan fought out of an orthodox stance.
Barrett was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 1 year and 8 months earlier than Donovan, who’s first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 61 more professional rounds, 123 to Donovan's 62.
Barrett vs Donovan form
Barrett had won 4 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Jordan McCorry on 12th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their CBC Commonwealth Super Featherweight championship fight at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Leon Woodstock on 15th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Super Featherweight championship fight at First Direct Arena, Leeds.
Going into that contest, he had beat Edwin Tellez on 27th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Oldham Leisure Centre, Lancashire.
Before that, he had won against Edwin Tellez on 9th June 2018 by points in the 8th round at Manchester Arena, Lancashire.
Barrett's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year 4 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 31 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
Donovan's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted NAN rounds on average.
What time did Barrett vs Donovan start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm BST at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 pm EST or 2:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Barrett vs Donovan?
Barrett vs Donovan was broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by DAZN.