Mar 18 2017
Saturday

Madison Square Garden, New York, United States

12 rounds contest @ Middleweight
36-0-0 
UD 12

Score cards

  • 114-113
  • 115-112
  • 115-112
UD 12
32-1-0

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Belts on The Line

IBF World Middleweight Championship
WBC World Middleweight Championship
WBA Super World Middleweight Championship

The tape

40
Age
35
5' 10" / 179 cm
Height
6' 0" / 183 cm
70.1" / 178 cm
Reach
72.8" / 185 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

TKOKOTKOTKOTKO
Form
TKOTKOTKOTKOTKO
36
Wins
32
33
By KO
29
92
KO%
91
0
Loses
1
Draws
0
2006
Debut
2007

Tape rankings @ Middleweight

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Gennady Golovkin vs Daniel Jacobs report

Who won Golovkin vs Jacobs?

Gennady Golovkin beat Daniel Jacobs by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 18th March 2017 at Madison Square Garden in New York.

The scorecards were announced as 114-113, 115-112, 115-112 in favor of winner Gennady Golovkin.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).

This contest was for the unified middleweight championship of the world, with the IBF, WBC & WBA belts on the line.

Golovkin vs Jacobs stats

Gennady Golovkin stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 36 wins, zero loses and 0  draws, 33 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Daniel Jacobs made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 29 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Golovkin had a slight advantage in power over Jacobs, with a 92% knock out percentage over Jacobs' 91%.

Gennady Golovkin was the older man by 5 years, at 40 years old.

Jacobs had a height advantage of 2 inches over Golovkin. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.

Both Gennady Golovkin & Daniel Jacobs fought out of an orthodox stance.

Golovkin was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 1 year and 7 months earlier than Jacobs, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 42 more professional rounds, 240 to Jacobs' 198.

Golovkin vs Jacobs form

Gennady Golovkin had stopped all of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Kell Brook on 10th September 2016 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBC World Middleweight and IBF World Middleweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had beat Dominic Wade on 23rd April 2016 by knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Super World Middleweight, IBF World Middleweight and WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Forum, Inglewood, United States.

Going into that contest, he had won against David Lemieux on 17th October 2015 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their IBF World Middleweight, WBC World Middleweight and WBA Super World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Before that, he had beat Willie Monroe Jr on 16th May 2015 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Middleweight and WBA Super World Middleweight championship fight at Forum, Inglewood.

He had defeated Martin Murray on 21st February 2015 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco.

Daniel Jacobs had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Gennady Golovkin on 18th March 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight, WBC World Middleweight and WBA Super World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Sergio Mora on 9th September 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Santander Arena, Reading.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Peter Quillin on 5th December 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

Before that, he had beat Sergio Mora on 1st August 2015 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

He had won against Caleb Truax on 24th April 2015 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at UIC Pavilion, Chicago.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Daniel Jacobs had been fighting more than Gennady Golovkin.

Going to this contest, Gennady Golovkin had last fought 6 years, 4 months and 20 days ago, while Daniel Jacobs' last outing had been 5 years, 10 months and 12 days ago.

Golovkin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 11 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.

Jacobs' last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 9 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.8 rounds on average.

What time did Golovkin vs Jacobs start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 12:00 AM EST / 9:00 PM PST at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States, which was around 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Golovkin vs Jacobs?

Golovkin vs Jacobs was broadcast on HBO PPV in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by BoxNation.

What were the odds on Golovkin vs Jacobs?

Gennady Golovkin was a 33/100 (-300) favourite going into the contest, while Daniel Jacobs made his way into the ring at 9/4 (+230) with oddsmakers.

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Daniel

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Round 1

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Jacobs
Fight Finished Early

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