Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Broadmeadow, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Hogan vs Eggington?
Dennis Hogan beat Sam Eggington by majority decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 8th October 2022 at Newcastle Entertainment Centre in Broadmeadow, Newcastle, New South Wales.
The scorecards were announced as 112-116, 114-114, 112-116 in favor of winner Dennis Hogan.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Hogan vs Eggington stats
Sam Eggington stepped into the ring with a record of 32 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws.
Dennis Hogan made his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw.
The stats suggested that Eggington and Hogan have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Sam Eggington was the younger man by 8 years, at 29 years old.
Eggington had a height advantage of 3 inches over Hogan. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Sam Eggington & Dennis Hogan fought out of an orthodox stance.
Eggington was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 5 months later than Hogan, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 21 less professional rounds, 247 to Hogan's 268.
Sam Eggington went into the fight ranked number 14 by the WBC at super welterweight.
Hogan vs Eggington form
Eggington had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Przemyslaw Zysk on 25th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Skydome, West Midlands, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Bilel Jkitou on 10th September 2021 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Skydome, West Midlands.
Going into that contest, he had won against Carlos Molina on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Skydome, West Midlands.
Before that, he had beat Ashley Theophane on 11th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Fly By Nite Rehearsal Studios, Worcestershire.
He had been beaten by Ted Cheeseman on 1st August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex.
Dennis Hogan had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Tim Tszyu on 31st March 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
Previous to that, he had lost to Jermall Charlo on 7th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jaime Munguia on 13th April 2019 by majority decision in their WBO World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Arena Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
Before that, he had defeated Jamie Weetch on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
He had won against ‘Jimmy’ Kilrain Kelly on 7th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Sam Eggington had been fighting more than Dennis Hogan.
Going to this contest, Sam Eggington had last fought 5 months and 6 days ago, while Dennis Hogan's last outing had been 1 year and 8 months ago.
Eggington's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 4 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.8 rounds on average.
Hogan's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
What time did Hogan vs Eggington start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 AM UTC at Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Broadmeadow, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, which was 7:00 AM EST or 4:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 12:00 PM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Hogan vs Eggington?
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