The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Cox vs Jukic?
Jamie Cox beat Ivan Jukic by technical knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 1st July 2017 at The O2 Arena in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 4 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Cox vs Jukic stats
Jamie Cox stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 22 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ivan Jukic made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 11 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Jukic had advantage in power over Cox, with a 67% knock out percentage over Cox's 55%.
Jamie Cox was the younger man by 5 years, at 35 years old.
Both Jamie Cox & Ivan Jukic fought out of a southpaw stance.
Cox was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 2007, 2 years and 4 months earlier than Jukic, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 115 to Jukic's 109.
Cox vs Jukic form
Cox had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Ferenc Albert on 7th November 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at National Stadium, Dublin, Ireland.
Previous to that, he had defeated Blas Miguel Martinez on 24th July 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat Alistair Warren on 14th February 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Civic Hall, Wolverhampton.
Before that, he had won against Matiouze Royer on 15th June 2013 by points in the 6th round at Oasis Leisure Centre, Swindon.
He had beat Obodai Sai on 9th September 2011 by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Super Welterweight championship fight at Hilton Hotel, Mayfair.
Cox's last 5 fights had come over a period of 10 years, 1 month and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Cox vs Jukic?
Jamie Cox was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Ivan Jukic made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.