Barclays Center, New York, United States
Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won Lee vs Gardner?
Mike Lee beat Joe Gardner by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 16th January 2016 at Barclays Center in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Lee vs Gardner stats
Mike Lee stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joe Gardner made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 8 loses and 1 draw, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Lee had a massive power advantage over Gardner, boosting at 60% knock out percentage over Gardner's 9%.
Mike Lee was the younger man by 12 years, at 35 years old.
Both Mike Lee & Joe Gardner fought out of an orthodox stance.
Lee was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 7 year and 10 months later than Gardner, whose first professional fight was in 2002. He had fought 8 more professional rounds, 93 to Gardner's 85.
Lee's last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 11 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 11 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 3 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Lee vs Gardner?
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