Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Fowler vs Scarff?
Anthony Fowler beat Harry Scarff by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 23rd November 2019 at Echo Arena in Liverpool.
The scorecards were announced as 98-91, 98-91, 98-91 in favor of winner Anthony Fowler.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Callum Smith beating John Ryder for the WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship. Also, on the undercard James Tennyson beat Craig Evans, Craig Glover was overcome by Chris Billam-Smith for the CBC Commonwealth Cruiserweight title and Tom Farrell was defeated by Sean Dodd.
Fowler vs Scarff stats
Anthony Fowler stepped into the ring with a record of 10 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Harry Scarff made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 8 wins and 0 draws, with 1 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Fowler had a massive power advantage over Scarff, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Scarff's 13%.
Anthony Fowler was the older man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Scarff had a height advantage of 2 inches over Fowler.
Both Anthony Fowler & Harry Scarff fought out of an orthodox stance.
Fowler was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 month earlier than Scarff, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 49 more professional rounds, 101 to Scarff's 52.
Anthony Fowler went into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBO at super welterweight.
Fowler vs Scarff form
Fowler had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Brian Rose on 2nd August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Exhibition Centre, Merseyside, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Scott Fitzgerald on 30th March 2019 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
Going into that contest, he had beat Craig O’Brien on 28th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 6th round at The O2 Arena, London.
Before that, he had won against Ryan Toms on 21st April 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
He had beat Kalilou Dembele on 24th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 5th round at The O2 Arena, London.
Fowler's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
What time did Fowler vs Scarff start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM GMT at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom, which was 2:00 PM EST or 11:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America.
What were the odds on Fowler vs Scarff?
Anthony Fowler was a 11/100 (-909) favourite going into the contest, while Harry Scarff made his way into the ring at 6/1 (+600) with oddsmakers.