Owen Cooper
Cooper
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Jul 20 2024
Saturday

Resorts World Arena, Birmingham, United Kingdom

10 round contest @ Welterweight
10-0-0

Estimated Ringwalk:

2024-07-20T19:30:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

UK - Sat 6:00pm / US - N/A

19-1-0

The tape

23
Age
35
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 10" / 178 cm
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Reach
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Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 9
Form
UD 12MD 12UD 12UD 12KO 6
10
Wins
19
4
By KO
7
40
KO%
37
0
Losses
1
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2019
Debut
2016
53
Pro rounds
143

Current rankings @ Welterweight

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The Ring
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WBA
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WBC
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10
WBO
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IBF
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Owen Cooper vs Ekow Essuman preview


When is Cooper vs Essuman?

Owen Cooper will fight Ekow Essuman on Saturday, July 20th, 2024, at Resorts World Arena, Birmingham.

The fight will take place over 10 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 kg).

This fight will appear on the undercard of Nathan Heaney's and Brad Pauls' clash for the BBBOC British Middleweight championship. Also on the undercard will be Chantelle Cameron's and Elhem Mekhaled's fight, Solomon Dacres' and David Adeleye's fight, Zach Parker's and Jack Arnfield's contest, and Ashley Lane's and Andrew Cain's bout for the BBBOC British Bantamweight and CBC Commonwealth Bantamweight championship.

Cooper vs Essuman stats

Owen Cooper steps into the ring with an undefeated record of 10 wins, zero losses, and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Ekow Essuman will make his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knockout.

The stats suggest Cooper has a slight advantage in power over Essuman, with a 40% knockout percentage compared to Essuman's 37%.

Owen Cooper is the younger man by 12 years, at 23 years old.

Essuman has a height advantage of 2 inches over Cooper.

Both Owen Cooper and Ekow Essuman fight out of an orthodox stance.

Cooper is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2019, 2 years and 9 months later than Essuman, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 90 fewer professional rounds, totaling 53 compared to Essuman's 143.

Owen Cooper goes into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBO at welterweight.

Cooper vs Essuman form

Essuman has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he lost to Harry Scarff on November 18, 2023, by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Welterweight and CBC Commonwealth Welterweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.

Prior to that, he had won against Chris Kongo on January 21, 2023, by majority decision in their BBBOC British Welterweight and CBC Commonwealth Welterweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Samuel Antwi on September 24, 2022, by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Welterweight and CBC Commonwealth Welterweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

Before that, he had defeated Darren Tetley on April 23, 2022, by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Welterweight and BBBOC British Welterweight championship fight at Wembley Stadium, London.

He had won against Danny Ball on October 9, 2021, by knockout in the 6th round in their CBC Commonwealth Welterweight and BBBOC British Welterweight championship fight at Arena Birmingham, West Midlands.

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Essuman's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.8 rounds on average.

What time does Cooper vs Essuman start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 8:30 PM BST at Resorts World Arena, Birmingham, United Kingdom, which is 3:30 PM EST or 12:30 PM PST on the West Coast of America.

Who is showing Cooper vs Essuman?

Cooper vs Essuman will be broadcast on TNT Sports 1 in the UK.

How do you stream Cooper vs Essuman?

In the UK you can stream Cooper vs Essuman on TNT Sports, and all their Boxing cards, via discovery+ Premium app and web player. You don’t need to be a BT broadband customer to enjoy discovery+ Premium, and you are only tied to a 1 month contract that you can canel at any time! You get all 4 TNT Sports channels + EuroSport 1 & 2.

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In the UK you can stream Cooper vs Essuman on TNT Sports, and all their Boxing cards, via the TNT Sports app and online player. This is included for free if you order TNT Sports on Sky TV, TalkTalk TV or BT TV. If you don’t have a TV package, it’s only available as a standalone app to existing or new BT broadband customers. Note, it’s not currently available on Roku or NowTV sticks, or games consoles.

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What are the odds on Cooper vs Essuman?

Ekow Essuman is currently 9/10 (-110) to win the bout outright, while you can get 9/10 (-110) on Owen Cooper if you fancy the incredible upset.

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Show open: TBA

Main event starts: 10pm (UK)

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