Farmer vs Frenois Info
Tevin Farmer beat Guillaume Frenois by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 27th July 2019 at College Park Center in Texas.
The scorecards were announced as 116-111, 119-108, 116-111 in favor of winner Tevin Farmer.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
This contest was for the IBF super featherweight championship of the world.
Farmer vs Frenois stats
Tevin Farmer stepped into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Guillaume Frenois made his way to the ring with a record of 46 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Frenois had a slight advantage in power over Farmer, with a 26% knock out percentage over Farmer's 21%.
Tevin Farmer was the younger man by 7 years, at 29 years old.
Frenois had a height advantage of 2 inches over Farmer.
Both Tevin Farmer & Guillaume Frenois fought out of an orthodox stance.
Farmer was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 4 year and 8 months later than Frenois, who’s first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 94 less professional rounds, 276 to Frenois' 370.
Farmer vs Frenois form
Farmer had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Jono Carroll on 15th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Francisco Fonseca on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Going into that contest, he had beat James Tennyson on 20th October 2018 by knockout in the 5th round in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at TD Garden, Massachusetts.
Before that, he had won against Billy Dib on 3rd August 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Technology Park, New South Wales, Australia.
He had been beaten by Kenichi Ogawa on 9th December 2017 by split decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Events Center, Las Vegas, United States.
Frenois had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Jono Carroll on 8th December 2018 by split draw in their IBF World Junior Lightweight eliminator fight at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Michal Dufek on 28th April 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Salle Gayant, Nord, France.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Ivan Ruiz Morote on 22nd December 2017 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Palais des Sports, Aisne.
Before that, he had won against Ruddy Encarnacion on 24th June 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at La Salamandre, Oise.
He had defeated Vyacheslav Gusev on 3rd March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Palais des Sports, Aisne.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Guillaume Frenois had been fighting more than Tevin Farmer.
Going to this contest, Tevin Farmer had last fought 4 months and 12 days ago, while Guillaume Frenois' last outing had been 7 months and 19 days ago.
Farmer's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 3 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.6 rounds on average.
Frenois' last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 9 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What time did Farmer vs Frenois start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 2:00 am UTC at College Park Center, Texas, United States, which was 10:00 pm EST or 7:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 3:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Farmer vs Frenois?
Farmer vs Frenois was broadcast on DAZN in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by Sky Sports Action.