Motor City Casino, Michigan, United States
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Franklin vs Lewis?
Jermaine Franklin beat Craig Lewis by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 13th July 2018 at Motor City Casino in Michigan.
The scorecards were announced as 98-92, 98-92, 99-91 in favor of winner Jermaine Franklin.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Franklin vs Lewis stats
Jermaine Franklin stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Craig Lewis made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Franklin had a large advantage in power over Lewis, boosting at 81% knock out percentage over Lewis' 57%.
Jermaine Franklin was the younger man by 9 years, at 28 years old.
Lewis had a height advantage of 3 inches over Franklin.
Both Jermaine Franklin & Craig Lewis fought out of an orthodox stance.
Franklin's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Lewis', having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 7 months later than Lewis, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 4 more professional rounds, 94 to Lewis' 90.
Franklin's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Franklin vs Lewis?
Jermaine Franklin was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Craig Lewis made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.