Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Nurse vs Jenkins?
Tyrone Nurse beat Chris Jenkins by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 21st November 2015 at Manchester Arena in Manchester.
The scorecards were announced as 115-112, 116-111, 115-112 in favor of winner Tyrone Nurse.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Nurse vs Jenkins stats
Tyrone Nurse stepped into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Chris Jenkins made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 16 wins and 1 draw, with 8 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Jenkins had a massive power advantage over Nurse, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Nurse's 19%.
Tyrone Nurse was the younger man by 1 year, at 33 years old.
Nurse had a height advantage of 2 inches over Jenkins.
Both Tyrone Nurse & Chris Jenkins fought out of an orthodox stance.
Nurse was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 years and 10 months earlier than Jenkins, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 134 more professional rounds, 312 to Jenkins' 178.
Jenkins' last 3 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 10 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 11 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
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