Daniel Roman vs Gavin McDonnell

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Daniel Roman vs Gavin McDonnell
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Average: 3.3 (3 votes)

Date: 
Saturday, October 6, 2018
Location: 
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Rounds Scheduled: 
12
Contracted Weight: 
122
Titles at Stake: 
World Boxing Association World Super Bantamweight Title

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Averaged Fan Card:

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Daniel Roman
                                                                    
9.85
10
10
9.71
10
10
10
9
9.14
10
10
10
Gavin Mcdonnell
                                                                    
9.14
9
9
9.28
9
9
9
10
9.85
9
9
9


Fan Cards: Daniel Roman vs Gavin McDonnell


scorecard by MJARSULIC
Round
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Total
DANIEL ROMAN
10
10
10
10
10
10
10
9
9
88
GAVIN MCDONNELL
9
9
9
9
9
9
9
10
10
83


scorecard by MATCHROOM
Round
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Total
DANIEL ROMAN
10
10
10
10
10
10
10
9
9
88
GAVIN MCDONNELL
9
9
9
9
9
9
9
10
10
83


scorecard by JRDAMAN
Round
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Total
DANIEL ROMAN
10
10
10
9
10
10
10
9
10
10
10
10
118
GAVIN MCDONNELL
9
9
9
10
9
9
9
10
9
9
9
9
110


scorecard by GOLD
Round
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Total
DANIEL ROMAN
10
10
10
10
10
10
10
9
9
88
GAVIN MCDONNELL
9
9
9
9
9
9
9
10
10
83


scorecard by CHAMPION97
Round
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Total
DANIEL ROMAN
10
10
10
9
10
10
10
9
9
87
GAVIN MCDONNELL
9
9
9
10
9
9
9
10
10
84


scorecard by BOXING KNOWLEDGE
Round
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Total
DANIEL ROMAN
9
10
10
10
10
10
10
9
9
87
GAVIN MCDONNELL
10
9
9
9
9
9
9
10
10
84


scorecard by SALTNUTZ1
Round
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Total
DANIEL ROMAN
10
10
10
10
10
10
10
9
9
88
GAVIN MCDONNELL
9
9
9
9
9
9
9
10
10
83


Comments

Champion97's picture

Prediction,

I think McDonnell will win this.

This is a 50/50 fight in my opinion, both these guys are good fighters, both have great output, 12 round engines, neither are punchers. I don't think either Roman or McDonnell are great, but they are both good even at world level, both definitely good enough to win a world title against the right opponent.

I think Roman is the better offensive fighter in terms of variety, but McDonnell does the basics very well, I think he has a better jab.

Roman is the younger, fresher fighter, but I don't think there is much in it, because McDonnell is still not old, he didn't get beaten up against Rey Vargas, just clearly defeated, and that is his only loss, so he doesn't have too many miles.

They have a similar amount of experience, but I think McDonnell has the edge in experience.

Roman might have slightly more power natural power, but McDonnell is bigger than Roman, should physically stronger, because McDonnell has height, reach, he has vary rarely fought below super bantamweight, and he has even fought at lightweight.

Both guys have been on good form recently, Roman won the title, has defended it twice now, was impressive in his last fight, against Moises Flores, and McDonnell pulled put a great upset against Gamal Yafai, who he bullied, proved to be too experienced for, and in his last fight, McDonnell, he was impressive against former IBF bantamweight champion, Stuart Hall, boxed very well. McDonnell has looked like an improved fighter in his last two fights, but Roman as well, beating Flores better than I thought he would, a world champion in his own right.

I think McDonnell will box out of his skin in this fight, this might be his best shot at becoming a world champion, I think if he uses his experience, gets behind the jab, mixes it up, overpowers Roman, when it's necessary but uses his better defensive ability, uses his footwork as well, makes Roman miss, makes him pay, uses his boxing brain, he can win this, but it is a big ask, because Roman is good, he will probably be at his best in this fight, and he might be simply too good, this might be about levels, because beating Yafai and Hall, was impressive, but this is another level, he is facing a fighter much more experienced than Yafai, and a much younger fighter than Hall, so this is a much tougher test.

Roman should be a slight favourite, because he is the champion, McDonnell lost his only world title opportunity, but I think McDonnell will pull out a slight upset.

I think this will be close, but McDonnell will win, maybe by MD, maybe 114-114, 113-115.

Matchroom's picture

Hey the poster is working now! That's weird, I didn't think it worked when I created this card. At least the last time I checked it didn't. Roman all the way in this one, not saying McDonnell wont put up a fight but Danny wins comfortably. I see him being the best at 122 some day soon.

Matchroom's picture

Getting really excited for this one! My boy Danny gonna shine I feel.

Champion97's picture

Very impressed by Roman!, brilliant performance from him, cut off the ring well, was patient, head movement was consistent, landed the counter when McDonnell opened up, and that last shot, when McDonnell was really coming on, and his natural size, physical strength was becoming a factor, Roman just turned the fight around, with a brilliant right hand, had McDonnell in big trouble, and didn't let him off, didn't get over confident, but just followed it up with good, accurate shots and pushed McDonnell back.

Shame for McDonnell, but he was very badly hurt there, he was very dazed, and the referee did the right thing, McDonnell did well to get up, he went down after getting up, inside the count, then got up fully, which shows how unsteady his legs were, and he took a massive shot he didn't see coming, a real shame, and I think part of the reason he got caught and badly hurt, was because Roman hadn't troubled McDonnell with his power earlier in the fight, and McDonnell was very prepared to take shots to land them, which ultimately, meant he got stopped, but made it a good fight, went out on his shield.

I think McDonnell shpuld retire now, he has nothing to prove, had two world title chances, tried his best, but there is no shame in simply not being world level, McDonnell tried, should be very proud. Roman did not fight an easy opponent, but he dealt with McDonnell very well, knew how to handle a fighter who was fleet footed, had good footwork of his own, made McDonnell pay when he took a chance, defended, and displayed the main world level attribute which is timing, those uppercuts in particular, great shots.

I think Roman beats Vargas, Doheny, but Roman against Dogboe, in my opinion, the best potential fight at 122.

Matchroom's picture

I thought Danny would win impressively, I still think he's the best at 122, if he had power he would be undisputed.