Belts on The Line
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Who won Cardle vs Hooper?
Scott Cardle beat Kevin Hooper by technical knockout in the 6th round on Friday 7th October 2016 at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Cardle vs Hooper stats
Back in October 2016, Scott Cardle stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kevin Hooper made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Cardle had a slight advantage in power over Hooper, with a 30% knock out percentage over Hooper's 21%.
Scott Cardle was the younger man by 6 years, at 27 years old.
Both Scott Cardle & Kevin Hooper fought out of an orthodox stance.
Cardle was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 year and 5 months later than Hooper, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 25 more professional rounds, 164 to Hooper's 139.
Cardle vs Hooper form
Cardle had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Ivan Njegac on 28th May 2016 by points in the 6th round at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Sean Dodd on 2nd April 2016 by majority draw in their 12 round contest in their BBBOC British Lightweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Sean Dodd on 7th November 2015 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their BBBOC British Lightweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had beat Craig Evans on 30th May 2015 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Lightweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London.
He had defeated Yordan Vasilev on 14th February 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Winter Gardens, Blackpool.
Cardle's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
What time did Cardle vs Hooper start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM BST at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, United Kingdom, which was 3:00 PM EST or 12:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Cardle vs Hooper?
Cardle vs Hooper was broadcast on Sky Sports 2 in the UK.
What were the odds on Cardle vs Hooper?
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