Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Pitters vs Cartwright?
Shakan Pitters beat Reece Cartwright by knockout in the 8th round on Saturday 13th November 2021 at Skydome in West Midlands.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
The undercard featured the clash of Bent vs Denny.
Pitters vs Cartwright stats
Shakan Pitters stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Reece Cartwright made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Cartwright had a large advantage in power over Pitters, boosting at 61% knock out percentage over Pitters' 31%.
Shakan Pitters was the older man by 5 years, at 32 years old.
Pitters had a height advantage of 3 inches over Cartwright.
Both Shakan Pitters & Reece Cartwright fought out of an orthodox stance.
Pitters was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 3 year later than Cartwright, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 34 less professional rounds, 90 to Cartwright's 124.
Pitters vs Cartwright form
Shakan Pitters had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Farouk Daku on 10th September 2021 by points in the 8th round at Skydome, West Midlands, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Craig Richards on 18th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their BBBOC British Light heavyweight championship fight at Fly By Nite Rehearsal Studios, Worcestershire.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Chad Sugden on 22nd August 2020 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Light heavyweight championship fight at Production Studio, Redditch, Worcestershire.
Before that, he had beat Dec Spelman on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at York Hall, London.
He had won against Dmitrij Kalinovskij on 10th May 2019 by points in the 6th round at Indigo at The O2, London.
Pitters' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
What time did Pitters vs Cartwright start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM GMT at Skydome, West Midlands, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Pitters vs Cartwright?
Pitters vs Cartwright was broadcast on Channel 5 in the UK.
What were the odds on Pitters vs Cartwright?
Shakan Pitters was a 1/5 (-500) favourite going into the contest, while Reece Cartwright made his way into the ring at 7/2 (+350) with oddsmakers.