Barclays Center, New York, United States
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Fulton vs Olea?
Stephen Fulton beat Marlon Olea by technical knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 26th January 2019 at Barclays Center in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Fulton vs Olea stats
Stephen Fulton stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Marlon Olea made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Olea had a massive power advantage over Fulton, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Fulton's 43%.
Stephen Fulton was the younger man by 1 year, at 27 years old.
Both Stephen Fulton & Marlon Olea fought out of an orthodox stance.
Fulton's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Olea's, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 9 days earlier than Olea, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 75 more professional rounds, 119 to Olea's 44.
Fulton's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Fulton vs Olea?
Stephen Fulton was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Marlon Olea made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.