Garcia vs Cheeseman Info
Sergio Garcia beat Ted Cheeseman by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 2nd February 2019 at O2 Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as 115-114, 119-109, 119-109 in favor of winner Sergio Garcia.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Garcia vs Cheeseman stats
Sergio Garcia stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 28 wins, zero loses and draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ted Cheeseman made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and draws, with 9 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Cheeseman had advantage in power over Garcia, with a 60% knock out percentage over Garcia's 46%.
Sergio Garcia was the older man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Garcia had a height advantage of 2 inches over Cheeseman.
Both Sergio Garcia & Ted Cheeseman fought out of an orthodox stance.
Garcia was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 3 years and 3 months earlier than Cheeseman, who’s first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 95 more professional rounds, 222 to Cheeseman's 127.
Sergio Garcia went into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBC, 10 by the WBO and 14 by the IBF in the 154lb division.
Ted Cheeseman was ranked number 14 by the WBA in the 154lb division.
Garcia vs Cheeseman form
Garcia remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Maxime Beaussire on 29th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Polideportivo Vicente Trueba, Cantabria, Spain.
Previous to that, he had won against Giorgi Kerdikoshvili on 11th May 2018 by points in the 8th round at Palacio de los Deportes, Principado de Asturias.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jeffrey Rosales on 3rd February 2018 by points in the 8th round at Frontón Bizkaia, País Vasco.
Before that, he had defeated Felice Moncelli on 22nd September 2017 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Polideportivo Vicente Trueba, Cantabria.
Cheeseman had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Kieron Conway on 21st June 2019 by split draw in their BBBOC British Super Welterweight championship fight at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Sergio Garcia on 2nd February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Asinia Byfield on 27th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Super Welterweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London.
Before that, he had defeated Paul Upton on 6th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at York Hall, London.
He had beat Carson Jones on 3rd February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The O2 Arena, London.
Garcia's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Cheeseman's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 4 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Garcia vs Cheeseman start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm GMT at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 pm EST or 2:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Garcia vs Cheeseman?
Garcia vs Cheeseman was broadcast on Sky Sports Main Event in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by DAZN.