Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Jennings vs Dawejko?
Bryant Jennings beat Joey Dawejko by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 28th April 2018 at Liacouras Center in Pennsylvania.
The scorecards were announced as 98-92, 98-92, 98-92 in favor of winner Bryant Jennings.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Jennings vs Dawejko stats
Bryant Jennings stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joey Dawejko made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 4 loses and 4 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Jennings had a slight advantage in power over Dawejko, with a 59% knock out percentage over Dawejko's 58%.
Bryant Jennings was the older man by 6 years, at 37 years old.
Jennings had a height advantage of 5 inches over Dawejko. That also extended to a 14-inch reach advantage.
Both Bryant Jennings & Joey Dawejko fought out of an orthodox stance.
Jennings' experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Dawejko's, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 5 months later than Dawejko, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 172 to Dawejko's 166.
Jennings vs Dawejko form
Jennings had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Oscar Rivas on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 12th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Alexander Dimitrenko on 18th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Ocean Resort Casino, New Jersey.
Going into that contest, he had beat Joey Dawejko on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.
Before that, he had won against Akhror Muralimov on 16th February 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, Grand Theatre, Nevada.
He had beat Don Haynesworth on 9th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Jennings' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Jennings vs Dawejko?
Bryant Jennings was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Joey Dawejko made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.