StubHub Center, Carson, United States
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Porter vs Brook?
Kell Brook beat Shawn Porter by majority decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 16th August 2014 at StubHub Center in Carson.
The scorecards were announced as 112-116, 111-117, 114-114 in favor of winner Kell Brook.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This contest was for the IBF welterweight championship of the world.
Porter vs Brook stats
Back in August 2014, Shawn Porter stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 24 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kell Brook made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 32 wins and 0 draws, with 22 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Brook had a slight advantage in power over Porter, with a 69% knock out percentage over Porter's 63%.
Shawn Porter was the younger man by 1 year, at 27 years old.
Brook had a height advantage of 2 inches over Porter. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Shawn Porter & Kell Brook fought out of an orthodox stance.
Porter was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 4 year later than Brook, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 27 more professional rounds, 253 to Brook's 226.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Kell Brook had been fighting more than Shawn Porter.
Going to this contest, Shawn Porter had last fought 3 months and 28 days ago, while Kell Brook's last outing had been 5 months and 1 day ago.
What were the odds on Porter vs Brook?
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