KRK “Uralets”, Ekaterinburg, Russia
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Zaur Abdullaev vs Humberto Martinez report
Who won Abdullaev vs Martinez?
Zaur Abdullaev beat Humberto Martinez by technical knockout in the 10th round on Friday 22nd March 2019 at KRK “Uralets” in Ekaterinburg.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Abdullaev vs Martinez stats
Zaur Abdullaev stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 10 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Humberto Martinez made his way to the ring with a record of 33 wins, 8 loses and 2 draws, with 25 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Martinez had advantage in power over Abdullaev, with a 76% knock out percentage over Abdullaev's 60%.
Zaur Abdullaev was the younger man by 10 years, at 29 years old.
Abdullaev had a height advantage of 3 inches over Martinez. That also extended to a 8-inch reach advantage.
Both Zaur Abdullaev & Humberto Martinez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Abdullaev was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 33 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 14 year and 10 months later than Martinez, whose first professional fight was in 2002. He had fought 96 less professional rounds, 124 to Martinez's 220.
Abdullaev vs Martinez form
Abdullaev 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 Jorge Linares on 19th February 2022 by knockout in the 12th round at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Previous to that, he had defeated Dejan Zlaticanin on 11th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg.
Going into that contest, he had beat Zhora Hamazaryan on 27th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg.
Before that, he had won against Pavel Malikov on 22nd August 2020 by knockout in the 7th round at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg.
He had been beaten by Devin Haney on 13th September 2019 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBC Interim World Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Abdullaev's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
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