Jennings vs Perez Info
Bryant Jennings beat Mike Perez by split decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 26th July 2014 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
The scorecards were announced as 114-113, 115-112, 113-114 in favor of winner Bryant Jennings.
The fight took place over rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Jennings vs Perez stats
Bryant Jennings stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mike Perez made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 20 wins and 1 draw, with 12 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Perez had a slight advantage in power over Jennings, with a 60% knock out percentage over Jennings' 56%.
Bryant Jennings was the older man by 1 year, at 36 years old.
Jennings had a height advantage of 2 inches over Perez.
Bryant Jennings fought out of the orthodox stance, while Mike Perez was a southpaw.
Jennings was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 2 year and 1 month later than Perez, who’s first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 33 more professional rounds, 172 to Perez's 139.
Jennings vs Perez form
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Carlos Takam on 18th January 2014 by majority draw in their 10 round contest at Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada.