Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, United States
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Monroe Jr vs Adams?
Willie Monroe Jr beat Brandon Adams by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 23rd May 2014 at Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 99-91, 99-91 in favor of winner Willie Monroe Jr.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Monroe Jr vs Adams stats
Back in May 2014, Willie Monroe Jr stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Brandon Adams made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and 0 draws, with 9 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Adams had a large advantage in power over Monroe Jr, boosting at 64% knock out percentage over Monroe Jr's 35%.
Willie Monroe Jr was the older man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Monroe Jr had a height advantage of 1 inch over Adams. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Willie Monroe Jr fought out of the southpaw stance, while Brandon Adams was an orthodox fighter.
Monroe Jr was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 years earlier than Adams, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 58 more professional rounds, 180 to Adams' 122.
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