Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won Turchi vs McCarthy?
Tommy McCarthy beat Fabio Turchi by split decision in their 12 round contest on Friday 11th October 2019 at PalaTrento in Trentino-Alto Adige.
The scorecards were announced as 113-115, 116-112, 112-116 in favor of winner Tommy McCarthy.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Turchi vs McCarthy stats
Fabio Turchi stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 17 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tommy McCarthy made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Turchi had a large advantage in power over McCarthy, boosting at 76% knock out percentage over McCarthy's 53%.
Fabio Turchi was the younger man by 2 years, at 29 years old.
Both Fabio Turchi & Tommy McCarthy fought out of an orthodox stance.
Turchi was the less experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 5 months later than McCarthy, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 36 less professional rounds, 102 to McCarthy's 138.
Fabio Turchi went into the fight ranked number 15 by the WBC at cruiserweight.
Turchi vs McCarthy form
Tommy McCarthy had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Richard Riakporhe on 2nd March 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at East of England Arena, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Matty Askin on 19th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Victoria Warehouse, Trafford Road, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Matty Askin on 19th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Victoria Warehouse, Trafford Road, Lancashire.
Before that, he had beat JonLewis Dickinson on 28th May 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow.
He had won against Vladimir Reznicek on 12th December 2015 by points in the 6th round at Hilton Hotel, Blackpool.
Turchi's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
McCarthy's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 8 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What time did Turchi vs McCarthy start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at PalaTrento, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Turchi vs McCarthy?
Fabio Turchi was a 7/25 (-357) favourite going into the contest, while Tommy McCarthy made his way into the ring at 263/100 (+263) with oddsmakers.