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Fabio Wardley vs Nathan Gorman report
Who won Wardley vs Gorman?
Fabio Wardley beat Nathan Gorman by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 26th November 2022 at Wembley (SSE) Arena in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This fight appeared on the undercard of Dillian Whyte beating Jermaine Franklin. Also, on the undercard Sandy Ryan defeated Anahi Esther Sanchez.
Wardley vs Gorman stats
Fabio Wardley stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Nathan Gorman made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Wardley had a large advantage in power over Gorman, boosting at 92% knock out percentage over Gorman's 68%.
Fabio Wardley was the older man by 2 years, at 28 years old.
Wardley had a height advantage of 2 inches over Gorman.
Both Fabio Wardley & Nathan Gorman fought out of an orthodox stance.
Wardley was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 year and 4 months later than Gorman, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 59 less professional rounds, 38 to Gorman's 97.
Wardley vs Gorman form
Wardley remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Daniel Martz on 27th February 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Nick Webb on 7th August 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex.
Going into that contest, he had beat Eric Molina on 27th March 2021 by knockout in the 5th round at Europa Point Sports Complex, Gibraltar, Gibraltar.
Before that, he had won against Richard Lartey on 21st November 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom.
He had beat Simon Vallily on 1st August 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex.
Gorman had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Tomas Salek on 17th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Echo Arena, Merseyside, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Pavel Sour on 27th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Copper Box Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Richard Lartey on 10th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at BT Sport Studio, London.
Before that, he had been beaten by Daniel Dubois on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 5th round in their BBBOC British Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London.
He had defeated Kevin Johnson on 23rd March 2019 by points in the 10th round at Leicester Arena, Leicestershire.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Fabio Wardley had been fighting more than Nathan Gorman.
Going to this contest, Fabio Wardley had last fought 1 year and 1 month ago, while Nathan Gorman's last outing had been 9 months and 10 days ago.
Wardley's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Gorman's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.6 rounds on average.
What time did Wardley vs Gorman start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM GMT at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom, which was 4:00 PM EST or 1:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Wardley vs Gorman?
Wardley vs Gorman was broadcast on DAZN Global in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by DAZN.
What were the odds on Wardley vs Gorman?
Fabio Wardley was a 2/5 (-250) favourite going into the contest, while Nathan Gorman made his way into the ring at 15/8 (+190) with oddsmakers.