First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Hughes vs Alexander?
Maxi Hughes beat Fonz Alexander by points in the 6th round on Saturday 16th April 2016 at First Direct Arena in Leeds.
The scorecards were announced as 60-54 in favor of winner Maxi Hughes.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Hughes vs Alexander stats
Back in April 2016, Maxi Hughes stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Fonz Alexander made his way to the ring with a record of 3 wins, 29 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Alexander had advantage in power over Hughes, with a 33% knock out percentage over Hughes' 13%.
Maxi Hughes was the younger man by 2 years, at 26 years old.
Alexander had a height advantage of 4 inches over Hughes.
Maxi Hughes fought out of the southpaw stance, while Fonz Alexander was an orthodox fighter.
Hughes was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 years and 5 months earlier than Alexander, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 59 more professional rounds, 243 to Alexander's 184.
Hughes' last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 4 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 31 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Hughes vs Alexander?
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