Tarver vs Cunningham Info
Antonio Tarver drew with Steve Cunningham by split draw in their 12 round contest on Friday 14th August 2015 at Prudential Center in Newark.
The scorecards were announced as 115-113, 113-115, 114-114, meaning it was a split draw.
The fight took place over rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Tarver vs Cunningham stats
Antonio Tarver stepped into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Steve Cunningham made his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 7 loses and draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Tarver had a large advantage in power over Cunningham, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Cunningham's 46%.
Antonio Tarver was the older man by 7 years, at 51 years old.
Cunningham had a height advantage of 1 inch over Tarver. That also extended to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Antonio Tarver fought out of the southpaw stance, while Steve Cunningham was an orthodox fighter.
Tarver was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 1997, 3 years and 8 months earlier than Cunningham, who’s first professional fight was in 2000. He had fought 11 less professional rounds, 287 to Cunningham's 298.
Tarver vs Cunningham form
Cunningham had beaten 2 of his last 4 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Vyacheslav Glazkov on 14th March 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada.
Previous to that, he had defeated Natu Visinia on 18th October 2014 by technical knockout in the 7th round at 2300 Arena, Philadelphia, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Amir Mansour on 4th April 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Liacouras Center, Philadelphia.
Before that, he had been beaten by Tyson Fury on 20th April 2013 by knockout in the 7th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Tarver's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted 0 rounds on average.
Cunningham's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year 10 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.