Madison Square Garden, New York, United States
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Martin vs Cruz?
Ryan Martin beat Bryant Cruz by technical knockout in the 8th round on Saturday 18th March 2017 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Martin vs Cruz stats
Ryan Martin stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 17 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Bryant Cruz made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Martin had advantage in power over Cruz, with a 59% knock out percentage over Cruz's 47%.
Ryan Martin was the younger man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Martin had a height advantage of 4 inches over Cruz.
Both Ryan Martin & Bryant Cruz fought out of an orthodox stance.
Martin's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Cruz's, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 9 months later than Cruz, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 23 more professional rounds, 126 to Cruz's 103.
What were the odds on Martin vs Cruz?
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