Britannia Hotel, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Essuman vs Butkevicius?
Ekow Essuman beat Zygimantas Butkevicius by points in the 6th round on Saturday 19th October 2019 at Britannia Hotel in Nottinghamshire.
The scorecards were announced as 60-54 in favor of winner Ekow Essuman.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Essuman vs Butkevicius stats
Ekow Essuman stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 11 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Zygimantas Butkevicius made his way to the ring with a record of 2 wins, 26 loses and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Essuman had a massive power advantage over Butkevicius, boosting at 36% knock out percentage over Butkevicius' 0%.
Ekow Essuman was the older man by 33 years, at 33 years old.
Essuman had a height advantage of 1 inch over Butkevicius.
Both Ekow Essuman & Zygimantas Butkevicius fought out of an orthodox stance.
Essuman was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 months earlier than Butkevicius, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 32 less professional rounds, 107 to Butkevicius' 139.
What time did Essuman vs Butkevicius start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM BST at Britannia Hotel, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
What were the odds on Essuman vs Butkevicius?
Ekow Essuman was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Zygimantas Butkevicius made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.