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 4 years, at 32 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 39 more professional rounds, 142 to Nicholson's 103.
Hart vs Nicholson form
Jesse Hart had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Thomas Awimbono on 3rd February 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Bank of America Center, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Gilberto Ramirez on 22nd September 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Convention Center, Arizona, USA.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Alan Campa on 8th April 2017 by technical knockout in the 5th round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.
Before that, he had beat Andrew Hernandez on 4th November 2016 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Treasure Island Casino, Las Vegas, United States.
He had won against Andrew Hernandez on 4th November 2016 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Treasure Island Casino, Nevada, USA.
Hart's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.8 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.