Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Dodd vs Appleyard?
Sean Dodd beat Lee Appleyard by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 22nd April 2017 at Echo Arena in Liverpool.
The scorecards were announced as 117-113, 116-112, 117-112 in favor of winner Sean Dodd.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Dodd vs Appleyard stats
Back in April 2017, Sean Dodd stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Lee Appleyard made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Appleyard had a large advantage in power over Dodd, boosting at 40% knock out percentage over Dodd's 17%.
Sean Dodd was the older man by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Appleyard had a height advantage of 4 inches over Dodd.
Both Sean Dodd & Lee Appleyard fought out of an orthodox stance.
Dodd was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 years and 2 months earlier than Appleyard, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 19 more professional rounds, 169 to Appleyard's 150.
Dodd's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 12 rounds on average.
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