Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, United States
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Davis vs Sanchez?
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis beat Luis Sanchez by knockout in the 9th round on Friday 18th December 2015 at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Davis vs Sanchez stats
Back in December 2015, Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Luis Sanchez made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Davis had a massive power advantage over Sanchez, boosting at 92% knock out percentage over Sanchez's 29%.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis was the younger man by 2 years, at 22 years old.
Davis had a height advantage of 2 inches over Sanchez. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis fought out of the southpaw stance, while Luis Sanchez was an orthodox fighter.
Davis was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 year and 7 months later than Sanchez, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 16 less professional rounds, 130 to Sanchez's 146.
Davis' last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Davis vs Sanchez?
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