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Carlos Takam vs Craig Lewis report
Who won Takam vs Lewis?
Carlos Takam beat Craig Lewis by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 14th September 2019 at Resort World Catskills Casino in New York.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91 in favor of winner Carlos Takam.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Takam vs Lewis stats
Carlos Takam stepped into the ring with a record of 36 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, 28 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Craig Lewis made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Takam had a large advantage in power over Lewis, boosting at 78% knock out percentage over Lewis' 57%.
Carlos Takam was the older man by 4 years, at 42 years old.
Lewis had a height advantage of 3 inches over Takam.
Both Carlos Takam & Craig Lewis fought out of an orthodox stance.
Takam was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 24 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 8 years and 8 months earlier than Lewis, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 173 more professional rounds, 265 to Lewis' 92.
Carlos Takam went into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBO at heavyweight.
Takam vs Lewis form
Carlos Takam had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Arslanbek Makhmudov on 16th September 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Montreal Casino, Montreal, Canada.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Joe Joyce on 24th July 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at SSE Arena, Wembley, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had won against Jerry Forrest on 9th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had beat Fabio Maldonado on 28th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Paramount Theatre, New York.
He had defeated Craig Lewis on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Resort World Catskills Casino, New York.
Takam's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
What time did Takam vs Lewis start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Resort World Catskills Casino, New York, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
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