Super middleweight contender John Ryder outlanded Daniel Jacobs 135-123 in total punches, 121-94 in power punches, to win an upset twelve round split decision - seven rounds to five, on two of the three official scorecards.

London, UK - In a WBA super middleweight eliminator, John Ryder (31-5, 17 KOs) pulled of a shocker when he rallied in the second half to secure a twelve round split decision over former world champion Daniel Jacobs (37-4, 30 KOs).

The scores were 115-113 for Jacobs, 115-113 for Ryder and 115-113 Ryder.