Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Marku vs Stewart?
Florian Marku drew with Jamie Stewart by points in the 8th round on Saturday 12th December 2020 at Wembley Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as 76-76, meaning it was a points.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Anthony Joshua beating Kubrat Pulev for the WBA Super World Heavyweight, WBO World Heavyweight and IBF World Heavyweight championship. Also, on the undercard Hughie Fury defeated Mariusz Wach, Lawrence Okolie was victorious over Nikodem Jezewski and Kieron Conway beat Macaulay McGowan.
Marku vs Stewart stats
Florian Marku 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.
Jamie Stewart made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 2 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Marku had a massive power advantage over Stewart, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Stewart's 0%.
Florian Marku was the same age as Jamie Stewart, at 29 years old.
Florian Marku fought out of the southpaw stance, while Jamie Stewart was an orthodox fighter.
Marku was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2018, 9 months earlier than Stewart, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 41 more professional rounds, 59 to Stewart's 18.
Marku vs Stewart form
Marku remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Rylan Charlton on 20th February 2021 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Jamie Stewart on 12th December 2020 by points in the 8th round at Wembley Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Muma Mweemba on 10th November 2020 by technical knockout in the 1st round at BT Sport Studio, London.
Before that, he had beat Nathan Bendon on 13th December 2019 by points in the 6th round at Planet Ice, Cheshire.
He had won against Miroslav Serban on 20th September 2019 by points in the 6th round at Indigo at The O2, London.
Marku's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
What time did Marku vs Stewart start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM GMT at Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
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What were the odds on Marku vs Stewart?
Florian Marku was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Jamie Stewart made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.