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Skye Nicolson vs Linda Laura Lecca report
Who won Nicolson vs Lecca?
Skye Nicolson beat Linda Laura Lecca by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 22nd April 2023 at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff in Cardiff.
The scorecards were announced as 80-72, 80-72, 80-72 in favor of winner Skye Nicolson.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov losing to Joe Cordina for the IBF World Junior Lightweight championship. Also, on the undercard Gavin Gwynne beat Craig Woodruff for the BBBOC British Lightweight belt, Jordan Thompson defeated Luke Watkins, Zelfa Barrett was victorious over Jason Sanchez and Sandy Ryan beat Marie Pier Houle.
Nicolson vs Lecca stats
Skye Nicolson stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Linda Laura Lecca made her way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 6 loses and 2 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Lecca had advantage in power over Nicolson, with a 20% knock out percentage over Nicolson's 0%.
Skye Nicolson was the younger woman by 7 years, at 27 years old.
Skye Nicolson fought out of the southpaw stance, while Linda Laura Lecca was an orthodox fighter.
Nicolson was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made her debut in 2022, 11 year and 9 months later than Lecca, whose first professional fight was in 2010. She had fought 133 less professional rounds, 54 to Lecca's 187.
Nicolson vs Lecca form
Nicolson remained undefeated as a professional.
In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had won against Tania Alvarez on 4th February 2023 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York, United States.
Previous to that, she had won against Krystina Jacobs on 15th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at South Bank Piazza, South Brisbane, Australia.
Going into that contest, she had beat Gabriela Bouvier on 4th July 2022 by points in the 8th round at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, United Kingdom.
Before that, she had defeated Shanecqua Paisley Davis on 30th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
She had won against Bec Connolly on 26th March 2022 by points in the 6th round at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom.
Nicolson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 2 months and 2 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 2 months and 26 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
What time did Nicolson vs Lecca start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 6:00 PM BST at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff, Cardiff, United Kingdom, which was 1:00 PM EST or 10:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Nicolson vs Lecca?
Nicolson vs Lecca was broadcast on DAZN Global in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by DAZN.
What were the odds on Nicolson vs Lecca?
Skye Nicolson was a 1/50 (-5000) favourite going into the contest, while Linda Laura Lecca made her way into the ring at 14/1 (+1400) with oddsmakers.
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