Marquee, Falls Park, Belfast, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won McCarthy vs Fry?
Tommy McCarthy beat Courtney Fry by points in the 8th round on Saturday 1st August 2015 at Marquee, Falls Park in Belfast.
The scorecards were announced as 77-73, 92-97, 91-98 in favor of winner Tommy McCarthy.
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).
McCarthy vs Fry stats
Tommy McCarthy stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 5 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Courtney Fry made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested McCarthy had a massive power advantage over Fry, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Fry's 32%.
Tommy McCarthy was the younger man by 16 years, at 31 years old.
Both Tommy McCarthy & Courtney Fry fought out of an orthodox stance.
McCarthy was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 21 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 11 year and 1 month later than Fry, whose first professional fight was in 2003. He had fought 3 less professional rounds, 138 to Fry's 141.
McCarthy vs Fry form
Tommy McCarthy had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Richard Riakporhe on 2nd March 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at East of England Arena, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Matty Askin on 19th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Victoria Warehouse, Trafford Road, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Matty Askin on 19th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Victoria Warehouse, Trafford Road, Lancashire.
Before that, he had won against JonLewis Dickinson on 28th May 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow.
He had beat Vladimir Reznicek on 12th December 2015 by points in the 6th round at Hilton Hotel, Blackpool.
McCarthy's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 8 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What time did McCarthy vs Fry start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM BST at Marquee, Falls Park, Belfast, United Kingdom, which was 6:00 PM EST or 3:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
What were the odds on McCarthy vs Fry?
Tommy McCarthy was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Courtney Fry made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.