Metro Radio Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Ward vs Tran?
Thomas Patrick Ward beat Tom Tran by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 13th October 2018 at Metro Radio Arena in Tyne and Wear.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 4 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Ward vs Tran stats
Thomas Patrick Ward stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 24 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tom Tran made his way to the ring with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Tran had a slight advantage in power over Ward, with a 17% knock out percentage over Ward's 13%.
Thomas Patrick Ward was the younger man by 3 years, at 26 years old.
Both Thomas Patrick Ward & Tom Tran fought out of an orthodox stance.
Ward was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 years and 2 months earlier than Tran, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 164 more professional rounds, 191 to Tran's 27.
Ward's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ward vs Tran?
Thomas Patrick Ward was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Tom Tran made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.