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Who won Benavidez vs Angulo?
David Benavidez beat Roamer Alexis Angulo by technical knockout in the 10th round on Saturday 15th August 2020 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner David Benavidez.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
This contest was for the WBC super middleweight championship of the world.
Also, on the undercard Otto Wallin was victorious over Travis Kauffman and Rolando ‘Rolly’ Romero beat Jackson Marinez for the WBA Interim World Lightweight belt.
Benavidez vs Angulo stats
Back in August 2020, David Benavidez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 22 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Roamer Alexis Angulo made his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 22 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Benavidez had a slight advantage in power over Angulo, with a 86% knock out percentage over Angulo's 85%.
David Benavidez was the younger man by 12 years, at 24 years old.
Both David Benavidez & Roamer Alexis Angulo fought out of an orthodox stance.
Benavidez was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 year and 10 months later than Angulo, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 38 more professional rounds, 136 to Angulo's 98.
Roamer Alexis Angulo was ranked number 15 by the WBC in the 168lb division.
Benavidez vs Angulo form
Benavidez remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Anthony Dirrell on 28th September 2019 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat J’Leon Love on 16th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had won against Ronald Gavril on 17th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had beat Ronald Gavril on 8th September 2017 by split decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Nevada, Afghanistan.
He had defeated Rogelio Medina on 20th May 2017 by knockout in the 8th round at Laredo Energy Arena, Laredo, United States.
Benavidez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
Angulo's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.
What time did Benavidez vs Angulo start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Mohegan Sun Arena, Connecticut, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Benavidez vs Angulo?
Benavidez vs Angulo was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.
What were the odds on Benavidez vs Angulo?
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