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Who won Teixeira vs Gallimore?
Patrick Teixeira beat Nathaniel Gallimore by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 1st September 2018 at Fantasy Springs Casino in California.
The scorecards were announced as 78-74, 78-74, 78-74 in favor of winner Patrick Teixeira.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Teixeira vs Gallimore stats
Patrick Teixeira stepped into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Nathaniel Gallimore made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Gallimore had a slight advantage in power over Teixeira, with a 85% knock out percentage over Teixeira's 79%.
Patrick Teixeira was the younger man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Teixeira had a height advantage of 1 inch over Gallimore. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Patrick Teixeira fought out of the southpaw stance, while Nathaniel Gallimore was an orthodox fighter.
Teixeira was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 5 years and 1 month earlier than Gallimore, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 39 more professional rounds, 153 to Gallimore's 114.
Teixeira's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Teixeira vs Gallimore?
Patrick Teixeira was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Nathaniel Gallimore made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.