Derby Park Expo, Kentucky, United States
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Bryan vs Russell?
Trevor Bryan beat Francois Russell by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Friday 15th December 2017 at Derby Park Expo in Kentucky.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Bryan vs Russell stats
Trevor Bryan stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Francois Russell made his way to the ring with a record of 2 wins, 24 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Russell had a massive power advantage over Bryan, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Bryan's 67%.
Trevor Bryan was the older man by 3 years, at 32 years old.
Bryan had a height advantage of 6 inches over Russell.
Both Trevor Bryan & Francois Russell fought out of an orthodox stance.
Bryan was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 less fights. He had fought 21 less professional rounds, 85 to Russell's 106.
Bryan vs Russell form
Bryan remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated BJ Flores on 11th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Celebrity Theater, Arizona, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Francois Russell on 15th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Derby Park Expo, Kentucky.
Going into that contest, he had beat Sandy Antonio Soto on 27th April 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Casa de los Clubes, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Before that, he had won against Galen Brown on 2nd July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Teamsters Hall, Pennsylvania, United States.
He had beat Derric Rossy on 28th August 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The D Hotel & Casino, Nevada.
Bryan's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 1 month and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Bryan vs Russell?
Trevor Bryan was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Francois Russell made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.