Tape rankings @ Super Featherweight
Who won Lebron vs Foster III?
Henry Lebron beat William Foster III by majority decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 4th November 2023 at Tahoe Blue Event Center in Lake Tahoe.
The scorecards were announced as 96-94, 95-95, 99-91 in favor of winner Henry Lebron.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Efe Ajagba beating Joseph Goodall. Also, on the undercard Raymond Muratalla defeated Diego Torres.
Lebron vs Foster III stats
Henry Lebron stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
William Foster III made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 16 wins and 0 draws.
Henry Lebron was the younger man by 4 years, at 26 years old.
Foster III had a height advantage of 4 inches over Lebron. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Henry Lebron & William Foster III fought out of a southpaw stance.
Lebron was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 year and 9 months later than Foster III, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 7 more professional rounds, 98 to Foster III's 91.
Henry Lebron went into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBO and 10 by the IBF at super featherweight.
William Foster III was ranked number 12 by the WBA in the 130lb division.
Foster III's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.
What time did Lebron vs Foster III start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Tahoe Blue Event Center, Lake Tahoe, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Lebron vs Foster III?
Henry Lebron was a 11/10 (+110) underdog going into the contest, while William Foster III made his way into the ring at 4/6 (-150) with oddsmakers.