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Tony Harrison vs Ishe Smith report
Who won Harrison vs Smith?
Tony Harrison beat Ishe Smith by split decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 11th May 2018 at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall in Nevada.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Tony Harrison.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Harrison vs Smith stats
Tony Harrison stepped into the ring with a record of 26 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ishe Smith made his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Harrison had a massive power advantage over Smith, boosting at 81% knock out percentage over Smith's 41%.
Tony Harrison was the younger man by 12 years, at 32 years old.
Harrison had a height advantage of 3 inches over Smith. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Tony Harrison & Ishe Smith fought out of an orthodox stance.
Harrison was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 10 year and 11 months later than Smith, whose first professional fight was in 2000. He had fought 97 less professional rounds, 170 to Smith's 267.
Harrison vs Smith form
Tony Harrison had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Sergio Garcia on 9th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Bryant Perrella on 17th April 2021 by split draw in their 12 round contest at Shrine Exposition Center, California.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jermell Charlo on 21st December 2019 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at Toyota Arena, California.
Before that, he had won against Jermell Charlo on 22nd December 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
He had beat Ishe Smith on 11th May 2018 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Nevada.
Harrison's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.
Smith's last 3 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 3 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 9 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.7 rounds on average.
What time did Harrison vs Smith start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Nevada, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Harrison vs Smith?
Harrison vs Smith was broadcast on Bounce in the US.
What were the odds on Harrison vs Smith?
Tony Harrison was a 11/50 (-450) favourite going into the contest, while Ishe Smith made his way into the ring at 7/2 (+350) with oddsmakers.
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