Khurtsidze vs Penson Info
Avtandil Khurtsidze beat Phillip Penson by technical knockout in the 4th round on Friday 20th February 2015 at Hilton Westchester in Rye Brook.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Khurtsidze vs Penson stats
Avtandil Khurtsidze stepped into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Phillip Penson made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 8 wins and 2 draws, with 2 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Khurtsidze had a massive power advantage over Penson, boosting at 62% knock out percentage over Penson's 25%.
Avtandil Khurtsidze was the older man by 6 years, at 41 years old.
Both Avtandil Khurtsidze & Phillip Penson fought out of an orthodox stance.
Khurtsidze was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 23 more fights, and made his debut in 2002, 8 years and 1 month earlier than Penson, who’s first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 164 more professional rounds, 210 to Penson's 46.
Khurtsidze vs Penson form
Avtandil Khurtsidze had stopped all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Eddie Hunter on 30th October 2014 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Florentine Gardens, Hollywood, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Allen Conyers on 23rd July 2014 by technical knockout in the 1st round at BB King Blues Club & Grill, New York.