O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Kongo vs Ambomo?
Chris Kongo beat Serge Ambomo by points in the 6th round on Saturday 24th March 2018 at O2 Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Chris Kongo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Kongo vs Ambomo stats
Chris Kongo stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Serge Ambomo made his way to the ring with a record of 6 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Kongo had a massive power advantage over Ambomo, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Ambomo's 33%.
Chris Kongo was the younger man by 6 years, at 28 years old.
Kongo had a height advantage of 9 inches over Ambomo.
Both Chris Kongo & Serge Ambomo fought out of an orthodox stance.
Kongo was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 2 year and 8 months later than Ambomo, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 116 less professional rounds, 53 to Ambomo's 169.
Kongo's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Kongo vs Ambomo?
Chris Kongo was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Serge Ambomo made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.