The VenueUCF, Orlando, United States
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Davis vs Cruz?
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis beat Cristobal Cruz by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Friday 30th October 2015 at The Venue at UCF in Orlando.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Davis vs Cruz stats
Back in October 2015, Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 12 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Cristobal Cruz made his way to the ring with a record of 40 wins, 18 loses and 4 draws, with 24 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Davis had a massive power advantage over Cruz, boosting at 92% knock out percentage over Cruz's 60%.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis was the younger man by 18 years, at 21 years old.
Davis had a height advantage of 1 inch over Cruz. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis fought out of the southpaw stance, while Cristobal Cruz was an orthodox fighter.
Davis was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 50 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 21 year and 1 month later than Cruz, whose first professional fight was in 1992. He had fought 359 less professional rounds, 130 to Cruz's 489.
What were the odds on Davis vs Cruz?
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