Centre Videotron, Quebec City, Canada
Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Alvarez vs Berridge?
Eleider Alvarez beat Robert Berridge by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 29th July 2016 at Centre Videotron in Quebec City.
The scorecards were announced as 99-90, 98-92, 98-92 in favor of winner Eleider Alvarez.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Alvarez vs Berridge stats
Eleider Alvarez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 19 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Robert Berridge made his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 21 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Berridge had a large advantage in power over Alvarez, boosting at 78% knock out percentage over Alvarez's 53%.
Eleider Alvarez was the older man by 1 year, at 38 years old.
Alvarez had a height advantage of 4 inches over Berridge. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Eleider Alvarez fought out of the orthodox stance, while Robert Berridge was a southpaw.
Alvarez's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Berridge's, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 4 months later than Berridge, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 31 more professional rounds, 189 to Berridge's 158.
Alvarez's last 4 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 9 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 11 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Alvarez vs Berridge?
Eleider Alvarez was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Robert Berridge made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.