First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Warrington vs Brunker?
Josh Warrington beat Joel Brunker by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 5th September 2015 at First Direct Arena in Leeds.
The scorecards were announced as 120-108, 120-108, 120-108 in favor of winner Josh Warrington.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Warrington vs Brunker stats
Back in September 2015, Josh Warrington stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 21 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joel Brunker made his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Brunker had a massive power advantage over Warrington, boosting at 57% knock out percentage over Warrington's 19%.
Josh Warrington was the younger man by 4 years, at 25 years old.
Both Josh Warrington & Joel Brunker fought out of an orthodox stance.
Warrington was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year later than Brunker, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 71 more professional rounds, 268 to Brunker's 197.
Warrington's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.
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