Barclaycard Arena (formerly NIA) , Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Sam Eggington vs Joseph Lamptey report
Who won Eggington vs Lamptey?
Sam Eggington beat Joseph Lamptey by technical knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 9th May 2015 at Barclaycard Arena (formerly NIA) in Birmingham.
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 Lamptey stats
Sam Eggington stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joseph Lamptey made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Lamptey had a slight advantage in power over Eggington, with a 67% knock out percentage over Eggington's 57%.
Sam Eggington was the younger man by 12 years, at 29 years old.
Both Sam Eggington & Joseph Lamptey fought out of an orthodox stance.
Eggington was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 9 year and 5 months later than Lamptey, whose first professional fight was in 2003. He had fought 82 more professional rounds, 256 to Lamptey's 174.
Eggington vs Lamptey form
Sam Eggington had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Ceferino Rodriguez on 13th May 2017 by knockout in the 10th round at Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, Afghanistan.
Previous to that, he had won against Paulie Malignaggi on 4th March 2017 by knockout in the 9th round at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat Frankie Gavin on 22nd October 2016 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, UK.
Before that, he had defeated Daza Usher on 30th July 2016 by knockout in the 1st round at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom.
He had been beaten by Bradley Skeete on 5th March 2016 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Welterweight and CBC Commonwealth Welterweight championship fight at Genting Arena, Birmingham.
Eggington's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 3 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
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