Culcay vs Baraou Info
Jack Culcay beat Abass Baraou by split decision in their 12 round contest on Friday 28th August 2020 at Havelstudios in Berlin.
The scorecards were announced as 115-114, 113-116, 115-113 in favor of winner Jack Culcay.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Culcay vs Baraou stats
Jack Culcay stepped into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 4 loses and draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Abass Baraou made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 9 wins and draws, with 6 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Baraou had a large advantage in power over Culcay, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Culcay's 46%.
Jack Culcay was the older man by 10 years, at 35 years old.
Baraou had a height advantage of 1 inch over Culcay.
Both Jack Culcay & Abass Baraou fought out of an orthodox stance.
Culcay was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 8 years and 4 months earlier than Baraou, who’s first professional fight was in 2018. He had fought 199 more professional rounds, 266 to Baraou's 67.
Jack Culcay went into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBC, 6 by the WBO and 6 by the IBF in the 154lb division.
Abass Baraou was ranked number 13 by the WBC and 7 by the IBF in the 154lb division.
Culcay vs Baraou form
Culcay had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Howard Cospolite on 12th June 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Havelstudios, Berlin, Germany.
Previous to that, he had beat Jama Saidi on 23rd November 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Arena Berlin, Berlin.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Sergiy Derevyanchenko on 13th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight eliminator fight at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota, United States.
Before that, he had won against Rafael Bejaran on 22nd September 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round at MBS Arena, Brandenburg, Germany.
He had lost to Maciej Sulecki on 21st October 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Prudential Center, New Jersey, United States.
Culcay's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years 7 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 56 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.2 rounds on average.
Baraou's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted NAN rounds on average.
What time did Culcay vs Baraou start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 pm UTC at Havelstudios, Berlin, Germany, which was 5:00 pm EST or 2:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 pm BST in the UK.