VS
Jun 26 2021
Saturday

State Farm Arena, Atlanta, United States

12 round contest @ Super Lightweight
26-0-0
TKO 11
TKO 11
24-0-0

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Belts on The Line

WBA World Super Lightweight Championship

The tape

27
Age
27
5' 10" / 178 cm
Height
5' 6" / 168 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Tape record

KOUDKOKOTKO
Form
KOTKOTKOKOTKO
26
Wins
24
17
By KO
23
65
KO%
96
0
Loses
0
0
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2013

Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight

7
The Ring
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WBA
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WBC
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WBO
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IBF
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Mario Barrios vs Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis report


Who won Barrios vs Davis?

Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis beat Mario Barrios by technical knockout in the 11th round on Saturday, June 26th, 2021, at State Farm Arena, Atlanta.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 kg).

This contest was for the WBA super lightweight championship of the world.

Also on the undercard Erickson Lubin was victorious over Jeison Rosario, Batyr Akhmedov beat Argenis Mendez, and Carlos Adames defeated Alexis Salazar.

Barrios vs Davis stats

Back in June 2021, Mario Barrios stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 26 wins, zero losses, and 0 draws, 17 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 24 wins and 0 draws, with 23 of those by knockout.

The stats suggested Davis had a massive power advantage over Barrios, boasting a 96% knockout percentage compared to Barrios' 65%.

Mario Barrios was the same age as Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis, at 27 years old.

Barrios had a height advantage of 4 inches over Davis. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Mario Barrios fought out of the orthodox stance, while Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis was a southpaw.

Barrios was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 8 months later than Davis, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 56 more professional rounds, totaling 186 compared to Davis' 130.

Barrios vs Davis form

Barrios had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight before this contest, he had beaten Ryan Karl on October 31, 2020, by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBA World Super Lightweight championship fight at Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas, United States.

Prior to that, he had beaten Batyr Akhmedov on September 28, 2019, by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Lightweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.

Going into that contest, he had won against Juan Jose Velasco on May 11, 2019, by knockout in the 2nd round at EagleBank Arena, Virginia.

Before that, he had beaten Richard Zamora on February 9, 2019, by knockout in the 4th round at Dignity Health Sports Park , California.

He had defeated Jose Roman on July 28, 2018, by technical knockout in the 8th round at Staples Center, LA.

Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his last opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Leo Santa Cruz on October 31, 2020, by knockout in the 6th round in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight and WBA World Lightweight championship fight at Alamodome, San Antonio, United States.

Prior to that, he had won against Yuriorkis Gamboa on December 28, 2019, by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBA World Lightweight championship fight at State Farm Arena, Georgia.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Ricardo Nunez on July 27, 2019, by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at Royal Farms Arena, Maryland.

Before that, he had beaten Hugo Ruiz on February 9, 2019, by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.

He had won against Jesus Andres Cuellar on April 21, 2018, by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Mario Barrios had been fighting more than Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis.

Going into this contest, Mario Barrios had last fought 7 months and 26 days ago, while Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis' last outing had been 7 months and 26 days ago.

Barrios' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 29 days, which means he had been fighting approximately every 7 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.

Davis' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.8 rounds on average.

What time did Barrios vs Davis start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at State Farm Arena, Atlanta, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who broadcast Barrios vs Davis?

Barrios vs Davis was broadcast on Showtime PPV in the US.

What were the odds on Barrios vs Davis?

Mario Barrios was a 4/1 (+400) underdog going into the contest, while Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis made his way into the ring at 1/5 (-500) with oddsmakers.

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