Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Doran vs Smith?
Tom Doran beat Rod Smith by knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 7th November 2015 at Echo Arena in Liverpool.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Doran vs Smith stats
Tom Doran stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Rod Smith made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws, with 3 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Smith had a slight advantage in power over Doran, with a 43% knock out percentage over Doran's 33%.
Tom Doran was the older man by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Smith had a height advantage of 2 inches over Doran.
Both Tom Doran & Rod Smith fought out of an orthodox stance.
Doran was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 4 months earlier than Smith, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 36 more professional rounds, 68 to Smith's 32.
Doran's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 2 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 1 month and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Doran vs Smith?
Tom Doran was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Rod Smith made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.