Echo Arena, Merseyside, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Murray vs Rosado?
Martin Murray beat Gabriel Rosado by majority decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 22nd April 2017 at Echo Arena in Merseyside.
The scorecards were announced as 119-109, 116-112, 114-114 in favor of winner Martin Murray.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Murray vs Rosado stats
Martin Murray stepped into the ring with a record of 34 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Gabriel Rosado made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Rosado had a slight advantage in power over Murray, with a 57% knock out percentage over Murray's 47%.
Martin Murray was the older man by 4 years, at 40 years old.
Murray had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Martin Murray & Gabriel Rosado fought out of an orthodox stance.
Murray was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 1 year and 8 months later than Rosado, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 32 less professional rounds, 308 to Rosado's 340.
Murray vs Rosado form
Martin Murray had stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Arthur Abraham on 21st November 2015 by split decision in their WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at Tui Arena, Hannover, Germany.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jose Miguel Torres on 5th September 2015 by technical knockout in the 5th round at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat Mirzet Bajrektarevic on 18th July 2015 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had been beaten by Gennady Golovkin on 21st February 2015 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
He had lost to Sergio Martinez on 27th April 2013 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield, Distrito Federal, Argentina.
Murray's last 5 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 5 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
Rosado's last 3 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 11 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 11 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.7 rounds on average.
What time did Murray vs Rosado start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM BST at Echo Arena, Merseyside, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
What were the odds on Murray vs Rosado?
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