Legacy Arena, Alabama, United States
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Hurd vs Harrison?
Jarrett Hurd beat Tony Harrison by technical knockout in the 9th round on Saturday 25th February 2017 at Legacy Arena in Alabama.
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).
This contest was for the IBF super welterweight championship of the world.
Hurd vs Harrison stats
Jarrett Hurd stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 19 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tony Harrison made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 20 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Harrison had advantage in power over Hurd, with a 83% knock out percentage over Hurd's 68%.
Jarrett Hurd was the same age as Tony Harrison, at 31 years old.
Both Jarrett Hurd & Tony Harrison fought out of an orthodox stance.
Hurd was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 2 months later than Harrison, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 15 less professional rounds, 146 to Harrison's 161.
What were the odds on Hurd vs Harrison?
Jarrett Hurd was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Tony Harrison made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.