Barker Hangar, Santa Monica, United States
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Jikam vs Stevens?
Hassan N’Dam beat Curtis Stevens by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Wednesday 1st October 2014 at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica.
The scorecards were announced as 119-108, 116-111, 116-111 in favor of winner Hassan N’Dam.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Jikam vs Stevens stats
Hassan N’Dam stepped into the ring with a record of 30 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Curtis Stevens made his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 20 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Stevens had advantage in power over N'Dam, with a 74% knock out percentage over N'Dam's 60%.
Hassan N’Dam was the older man by 1 year, at 37 years old.
N'Dam had a height advantage of 4 inches over Stevens.
Both Hassan N’Dam & Curtis Stevens fought out of an orthodox stance.
N'Dam was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2004, 2 months later than Stevens, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 117 more professional rounds, 295 to Stevens' 178.
Jikam vs Stevens form
Curtis Stevens had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Patrick Teixeira on 7th May 2016 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Hassan N’Dam on 1st October 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barker Hangar, Santa Monica.
Going into that contest, he had beat Tureano Johnson on 4th April 2014 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Liacouras Center, Philadelphia.
Before that, he had won against Patrick Majewski on 24th January 2014 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Resorts International, Atlantic City.
He had lost to Gennady Golovkin on 2nd November 2013 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Stevens' last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 5 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Jikam vs Stevens?
Hassan N’Dam was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Curtis Stevens made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.