Nov 26 2021
Friday

Motospace Dubai Investment Park, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

10 rounds contest @ Cruiserweight
Samuel Crossed
Crossed
United States flag
24-3-3
TKO 2
TKO 2
11-1-1

The tape

38
Age
6' 1" / 185 cm
Height
6' 0" / 183 cm
72.8" / 185 cm
Reach
N/A
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

TKOUDSDUDMD
Form
24
Wins
11
14
By KO
7
58
KO%
64
3
Loses
1
3
Draws
1
2009
Debut
2015

Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight

-
The Ring
-
3
WBA
-
8
WBC
-
8
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Badou Jack vs Samuel Crossed report

Who won Jack vs Crossed?

Badou Jack beat Samuel Crossed by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Friday 26th November 2021 at Motospace Dubai Investment Park in Dubai.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).

This fight appeared on the undercard of Ohara Davies beating Ismael Barroso. Also, on the undercard Muhammad Waseem beat Robert Barrera for the WBA World Flyweight belt and Rocky Fielding defeated Emmanuel Danso.

Jack vs Crossed stats

Badou Jack stepped into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 3 loses and 3 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Samuel Crossed made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Crossed had a slight advantage in power over Jack, with a 64% knock out percentage over Jack's 58%.

Badou Jack was the older man by 38 years, at 38 years old.

Jack had a height advantage of 1 inch over Crossed.

Both Badou Jack & Samuel Crossed fought out of an orthodox stance.

Jack was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 6 years and 5 months earlier than Crossed, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 150 more professional rounds, 195 to Crossed's 45.

Badou Jack went into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBA, 8 by the WBC and 8 by the WBO at cruiserweight.

Jack vs Crossed form

Jack had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Dervin Colina on 6th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Hard Rock Stadium, Florida, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Blake McKernan on 28th November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jean Pascal on 28th December 2019 by split decision in their WBA World Light Heavyweight championship fight at State Farm Arena, Georgia.

Before that, he had lost to Marcus Browne on 19th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Light heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

He had drawn with Adonis Stevenson on 19th May 2018 by majority draw in their WBC World Light heavyweight championship fight at Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Canada.

Activity check

Jack's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.

What time did Jack vs Crossed start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at Motospace Dubai Investment Park, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, which was 4:00 PM EST or 1:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 9:00 PM GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Jack vs Crossed?

Jack vs Crossed was broadcast on IFL TV in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.

What were the odds on Jack vs Crossed?

Badou Jack was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Samuel Crossed made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.

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