Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
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Sam Eggington vs Glenn Foot report
Who won Eggington vs Foot?
Sam Eggington beat Glenn Foot by technical decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 18th July 2015 at Manchester Arena in Manchester.
The scorecards were announced as 80-71, 79-72, 80-72 in favor of winner Sam Eggington.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Eggington vs Foot stats
Sam Eggington stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Glenn Foot made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 0 draws, with 6 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Eggington had advantage in power over Foot, with a 60% knock out percentage over Foot's 40%.
Sam Eggington was the younger man by 6 years, at 29 years old.
Both Sam Eggington & Glenn Foot fought out of an orthodox stance.
Eggington was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 2 year later than Foot, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 100 more professional rounds, 256 to Foot's 156.
Eggington vs Foot form
Eggington had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Dennis Hogan on 8th October 2022 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Broadmeadow, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
Previous to that, he had won against Przemyslaw Zysk on 25th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Skydome, West Midlands, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat Bilel Jkitou on 10th September 2021 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Skydome, West Midlands.
Before that, he had defeated Carlos Molina on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Skydome, West Midlands.
He had won against Ashley Theophane on 11th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Fly By Nite Rehearsal Studios, Worcestershire.
Eggington's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.8 rounds on average.
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