Resorts World Casino, Queens, United States
Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won Lee vs Tapusoa?
Mike Lee beat Gary Tapusoa by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 14th February 2015 at Resorts World Casino in Queens.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Lee vs Tapusoa stats
Mike Lee stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Gary Tapusoa made his way to the ring with a record of 6 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Tapusoa had a large advantage in power over Lee, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Lee's 54%.
Mike Lee was the younger man by 8 years, at 35 years old.
Lee had a height advantage of 4 inches over Tapusoa. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Mike Lee & Gary Tapusoa fought out of an orthodox stance.
Lee was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 10 months earlier than Tapusoa, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 60 more professional rounds, 93 to Tapusoa's 33.
Lee vs Tapusoa form
Lee had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Chris Traietti on 30th September 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at UIC FORUM, Chicago, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Mike Snider on 3rd June 2016 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Resorts World Casino, Queens.
Going into that contest, he had beat Joe Gardner on 16th January 2016 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had defeated Mike Sawyer on 12th December 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Ramada Hotel & Convention Center, Omaha.
He had won against Gary Tapusoa on 14th February 2015 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Resorts World Casino, Queens.
Lee's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 7 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.8 rounds on average.
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