Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Hart vs Nicholson?
Jesse Hart beat Demond Nicholson by technical knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 28th April 2018 at Liacouras Center in Pennsylvania.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Hart vs Nicholson stats
Jesse Hart stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Demond Nicholson made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Nicholson had advantage in power over Hart, with a 94% knock out percentage over Hart's 83%.
Jesse Hart was the older man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Hart had a height advantage of 3 inches over Nicholson. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Jesse Hart & Demond Nicholson fought out of an orthodox stance.
Hart was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 1 month earlier than Nicholson, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 134 more professional rounds, 134 to Nicholson's 0.
Hart vs Nicholson form
Hart had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Sullivan Barrera on 15th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Gilberto Ramirez on 14th December 2018 by majority decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at American Bank Center, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Mike Gavronski on 18th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Ocean Resort Casino, New Jersey.
Before that, he had beat Demond Nicholson on 28th April 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.
He had won against Thomas Awimbono on 3rd February 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Bank of America Center, Texas.
Hart's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Hart vs Nicholson?
Jesse Hart was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Demond Nicholson made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.