Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Bowes vs Farrell?
Philip Bowes beat Tom Farrell by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 30th March 2019 at Echo Arena in Liverpool.
The scorecards were announced as 117-112, 118-110, 118-111 in favor of winner Philip Bowes.
The fight took place over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Bowes vs Farrell stats
Philip Bowes stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 3 wins, zero loses and 3 draws.
Tom Farrell made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 1 wins and 5 draws.
The stats suggested that Bowes and Farrell have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Philip Bowes was the older man by 5 years, at 36 years old.
Bowes had a height advantage of 3 inches over Farrell.
Philip Bowes fought out of the southpaw stance, while Tom Farrell was an orthodox fighter.
Bowes was the more experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 years and 11 months earlier than Farrell, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 42 more professional rounds, 161 to Farrell's 119.
Bowes vs Farrell form
Philip Bowes had stopped all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Benson Nyilawila on 2nd February 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their CBC Commonwealth Super Lightweight championship fight at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Farrell had lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Ohara Davies on 30th September 2017 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Tom Farrell had been fighting more than Philip Bowes.
Going to this contest, Philip Bowes had last fought 1 year, 11 months and 24 days ago, while Tom Farrell's last outing had been 3 years, 3 months and 27 days ago.