York Hall, London, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Lawrence Okolie vs Blaise Mendouo report
Who won Okolie vs Mendouo?
Lawrence Okolie beat Blaise Mendouo by points in the 6th round on Friday 1st September 2017 at York Hall in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Lawrence Okolie.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Okolie vs Mendouo stats
Lawrence Okolie stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 4 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Blaise Mendouo made his way to the ring with a record of 3 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Okolie had a massive power advantage over Mendouo, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Mendouo's 0%.
Lawrence Okolie was the younger man by 8 years, at 30 years old.
Okolie had a height advantage of 6 inches over Mendouo.
Both Lawrence Okolie & Blaise Mendouo fought out of an orthodox stance.
Okolie was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 year and 9 months later than Mendouo, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 33 more professional rounds, 96 to Mendouo's 63.
Okolie vs Mendouo form
Okolie remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Wadi Camacho on 23rd March 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their BBBOC British Cruiserweight and CBC Commonwealth Cruiserweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Matty Askin on 22nd September 2018 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Cruiserweight championship fight at Wembley Stadium, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Luke Watkins on 6th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their CBC Commonwealth Cruiserweight championship fight at York Hall, London.
Before that, he had defeated Isaac Chamberlain on 3rd February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The O2 Arena, London.
He had won against Antonio Sousa on 13th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at York Hall, London.
Okolie's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 31 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.2 rounds on average.
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