Lawrence Okolie vs David Light purse, payouts, winner, full fight card results, highlights and score

Lawrence Okolie vs David Light purse, payouts, winner, full fight card results, highlights and score

Know the fight purse & payout of Lawrence Okolie vs David Light as the boxers fought an intense clash over twelve rounds before Okolie retained his title by virtue of an unanimous decision win

Despite his sluggishness inside the ring, Lawrence Okolie did enough to emerge victorious against previously undefeated David Light through unanimous decision. Following this win, Okolie has improved his professional boxing record to 19-0.

Lawrence Okolie vs David Light purse, payouts, winner, full undercard results, highlights and score

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It is reported that Lawrence Okolie will return home with the $425,000 net payout after his unanimous decision victory that allowed him to retain his WBO world cruiserweight title. Meanwhile, David Light will reportedly receive $275,000 confirmed purse and although he lost the fight, he proved his worth against Okolie. It has been revealed that none of the fighters will get any additional PPV purse.

Although Lawrence Okolie won the most of the rounds against David Light, it wasn’t a performance to recall. Contrary to expectations, Okolie could only emerge victorious through decision as he failed to finish the fight before twelve rounds. Okolie wanted to send a message to the top fighters in heavyweight and cruiserweight division with his resounding win against Light, but it wasn’t his best performance as he struggled to control Light.

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Full Fight Card Results

  • Lawrence Okolie defeated David Light: For Okolie’s WBO world cruiserweight title
  • Michael Gomez Jr won against Levi Giles: Super featherweight
  • Frazer Clarke defeated Rydell Booker: Heavyweight
  • Callum Simpson won against Celso Neves: Super middleweight
  • Karriss Artingstall defeated Linzi Buczynskyj: Featherweight

Lawrence Okolie vs David Light: match events & post-match reactions

Okolie was frustrated by Light in the first half of the fight, but Light was unable to fend off the Brit’s assaults the entire time as he endured brutal assaults in the closing moments. Light and those watching in the arena were somewhat relieved when the last bell rang because neither man’s reputation benefited from the quiet, lackluster match. Although Light did well to stand till the very last round, but Okolie had performed well enough to retain the title with scores of 116–112, 119–108, & 117–110.

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