Bowen vs Cacace Info
Anthony Cacace beat Sam Bowen by split decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 30th November 2019 at Birmingham in West Midlands.
The scorecards were announced as 113-115, 113-115, 115-112 in favor of winner Anthony Cacace.
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).
Bowen vs Cacace stats
Sam Bowen stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Anthony Cacace made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Bowen had a massive power advantage over Cacace, boosting at 73% knock out percentage over Cacace's 41%.
Sam Bowen was the younger man by 3 years, at 28 years old.
Cacace had a height advantage of 2 inches over Bowen.
Sam Bowen fought out of the orthodox stance, while Anthony Cacace was a southpaw.
Bowen was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 3 year and 1 month later than Cacace, who’s first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 42 less professional rounds, 66 to Cacace's 108.
Sam Bowen went into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBO in the 130lb division.
Bowen vs Cacace form
Sam Bowen had stopped all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Jordan McCorry on 23rd March 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their BBBOC British Super Featherweight championship fight at Leicester Arena, Leicestershire, United Kingdom.
Anthony Cacace had beaten 3 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Alan Isaias Luques Castillo on 23rd February 2019 by points in the 8th round at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Reynaldo Mora on 21st December 2017 by points in the 6th round at Holiday Inn, West Midlands.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Martin Joseph Ward on 15th July 2017 by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Super Featherweight and BBBOC British Super Featherweight championship fight at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
Before that, he had beat Leonel Hernandez on 19th November 2016 by points in the 6th round at Victoria Warehouse, Trafford Road, Lancashire.
Bowen's last 1 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
Cacace's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years 3 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
What time did Bowen vs Cacace start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm GMT at Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom, which was 3:00 pm EST or 12:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Bowen vs Cacace?
Bowen vs Cacace was broadcast on BT Sport 2 in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.