State Farm Arena, Hidalgo, United States
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won McDonnell vs Kameda?
Jamie McDonnell beat Tomoki Kameda by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 9th May 2015 at State Farm Arena in Hidalgo.
The scorecards were announced as 114-113, 114-113, 114-113 in favor of winner Jamie McDonnell.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
This contest was for the WBA bantamweight championship of the world.
McDonnell vs Kameda stats
Back in May 2015, Jamie McDonnell stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tomoki Kameda made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 31 wins and 0 draws, with 19 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Kameda had advantage in power over McDonnell, with a 61% knock out percentage over McDonnell's 48%.
Jamie McDonnell was the older man by 5 years, at 29 years old.
McDonnell had a height advantage of 3 inches over Kameda. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Both Jamie McDonnell & Tomoki Kameda fought out of an orthodox stance.
McDonnell was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2005, 3 years and 2 months earlier than Kameda, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 74 less professional rounds, 246 to Kameda's 320.
McDonnell's last 2 fights had come over a period of 11 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
Kameda's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 31 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.3 rounds on average.
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