Harrison vs Valenzuela Jr Info
Tony Harrison beat Paul Valenzuela Jr by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 14th October 2017 at Barclays Center in New York.
The scorecards were announced as 80-71, 78-73, 78-73 in favor of winner Tony Harrison.
The fight took place over rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Harrison vs Valenzuela Jr stats
Tony Harrison stepped into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 2 loses and draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Paul Valenzuela Jr made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 5 loses and draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Harrison had advantage in power over Valenzuela Jr, with a 83% knock out percentage over Valenzuela Jr's 70%.
Tony Harrison was the younger man by 4 years, at 29 years old.
Harrison had a height advantage of 3 inches over Valenzuela Jr. That also extended to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Both Tony Harrison & Paul Valenzuela Jr fought out of an orthodox stance.
Harrison was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year earlier than Valenzuela Jr, who’s first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 22 more professional rounds, 139 to Valenzuela Jr's 117.
Harrison vs Valenzuela Jr form
Harrison had lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Jarrett Hurd on 25th February 2017 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their IBF World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Legacy Arena, Birmingham, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jarrett Hurd on 25th February 2017 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their IBF World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Legacy Arena, Alabama.
Harrison's last 2 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
Valenzuela Jr's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted 0 rounds on average.