AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States
Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Martin vs Corbin?
Charles Martin beat Gregory Corbin by on Saturday 16th March 2019 at AT&T Stadium in Texas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Charles Martin.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This fight appeared on the undercard of Errol Spence Jr beating Mikey Garcia for the IBF World Welterweight championship. Also, on the undercard David Benavidez beat J’Leon Love.
Martin vs Corbin stats
Charles Martin stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Gregory Corbin made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 0 draws, with 9 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Martin had a massive power advantage over Corbin, boosting at 92% knock out percentage over Corbin's 60%.
Charles Martin was the younger man by 5 years, at 36 years old.
Charles Martin fought out of the southpaw stance, while Gregory Corbin was an orthodox fighter.
Martin was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 months later than Corbin, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 43 more professional rounds, 111 to Corbin's 68.
Charles Martin went into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBC at heavyweight.
Martin vs Corbin form
Charles Martin had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Adam Kownacki on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Anthony Joshua on 9th April 2016 by knockout in the 2nd round in their IBF World Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat Vyacheslav Glazkov on 16th January 2016 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their IBF World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Before that, he had won against Vicente Sandez on 26th September 2015 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Legacy Arena, Birmingham.
He had beat Tom Dallas on 25th April 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Martin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 3 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
What time did Martin vs Corbin start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST at AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States, which was around 12:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Martin vs Corbin?
Charles Martin was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Gregory Corbin made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.