Fornling vs Morell Info
Sven Fornling beat Jeppe Morell by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Friday 5th January 2018 at Frederiksberg Hallerne in Copenhagen.
The scorecards were announced as 29-28, 27-30, 29-28 in favor of winner Sven Fornling.
The fight took place over rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Fornling vs Morell stats
Sven Fornling stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jeppe Morell made his way to the ring with a record of 8 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Fornling had advantage in power over Morell, with a 50% knock out percentage over Morell's 38%.
Sven Fornling was the older man by 1 year, at 32 years old.
Sven Fornling fought out of the orthodox stance, while Jeppe Morell was a southpaw.
Fornling was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 years and 3 months earlier than Morell, who’s first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 20 more professional rounds, 89 to Morell's 69.
Fornling vs Morell form
Fornling had won 2 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Jeppe Morell on 5th January 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Frederiksberg Hallerne, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Previous to that, he had beat Arijan Sherifi on 18th March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Baltiska Hallen, Malmo, Sweden.
Fornling's last 2 fights had come over a period of 9 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.5 rounds on average.