The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
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Kell Brook vs Frankie Gavin report
Who won Brook vs Gavin?
Kell Brook beat Frankie Gavin by technical knockout in the 6th round on Saturday 30th May 2015 at The O2 Arena in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This contest was for the IBF welterweight championship of the world.
Brook vs Gavin stats
Kell Brook stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 34 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Frankie Gavin made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Brook had a slight advantage in power over Gavin, with a 68% knock out percentage over Gavin's 59%.
Kell Brook was the same age as Frankie Gavin, at 37 years old.
Gavin had a height advantage of 1 inch over Brook. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Kell Brook fought out of the orthodox stance, while Frankie Gavin was a southpaw.
Brook was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2004, 4 years and 5 months earlier than Gavin, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 18 more professional rounds, 226 to Gavin's 208.
Brook's last 3 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 2 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
Gavin's last 4 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 10 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 2 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
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