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Chris Bourke vs Marc Leach report
Who won Bourke vs Leach?
Marc Leach beat Chris Bourke by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Friday 11th March 2022 at York Hall in London.
The scorecards were announced as 111-117, 113-116, 112-116 in favor of winner Marc Leach.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Bourke vs Leach stats
Chris Bourke stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 10 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Marc Leach made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Bourke had a massive power advantage over Leach, boosting at 60% knock out percentage over Leach's 24%.
Chris Bourke was the younger man by 1 year, at 28 years old.
Leach had a height advantage of 2 inches over Bourke.
Both Chris Bourke & Marc Leach fought out of a southpaw stance.
Bourke was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 4 year and 2 months later than Leach, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 73 less professional rounds, 60 to Leach's 133.
What time did Bourke vs Leach start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM GMT at York Hall, London, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Bourke vs Leach?
Bourke vs Leach was broadcast on BT Sport 2 in the UK.
What were the odds on Bourke vs Leach?
Chris Bourke was a 13/25 (-190) favourite going into the contest, while Marc Leach made his way into the ring at 38/25 (+150) with oddsmakers.
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