Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Benn vs Granados?
Conor Benn beat Adrian Granados by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 4th September 2021 at Headingley Rugby League Stadium in Yorkshire.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 100-90, 97-93 in favor of winner Conor Benn.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Mauricio Lara beating Josh Warrington. Also, on the undercard Jovanni Straffon was overcome by Maxi Hughes and Katie Taylor was victorious over Jennifer Han.
Benn vs Granados stats
Conor Benn stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Adrian Granados made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 8 loses and 3 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Granados had a slight advantage in power over Benn, with a 71% knock out percentage over Benn's 67%.
Conor Benn was the younger man by 8 years, at 24 years old.
Granados had a height advantage of 1 inch over Benn.
Both Conor Benn & Adrian Granados fought out of an orthodox stance.
Benn was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 7 year and 6 months later than Granados, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 126 less professional rounds, 78 to Granados' 204.
Conor Benn went into the fight ranked number 12 by the WBA, 11 by the WBC and 13 by the IBF at welterweight.
Benn vs Granados form
Benn remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Samuel Vargas on 10th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Sebastian Formella on 21st November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Steve Jamoye on 26th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at O2 Arena, London.
Before that, he had won against Jussi Koivula on 21st June 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at York Hall, London.
He had beat Josef Zahradnik on 20th April 2019 by points in the 8th round at O2 Arena, London.
Adrian Granados had stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Robert Easter Jr on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Santander Arena, Reading, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Danny Garcia on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Adalberto Borquez on 14th September 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Polideportivo Juan S. Millan, Sinaloa, Mexico.
Before that, he had won against Luis Fernando Valdez on 3rd August 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Polideportivo Juan S. Millan, Sinaloa.
Hehad won against Javier Fortuna on 16th June 2018 by knockout at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas, United States.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Conor Benn had been fighting more than Adrian Granados.
Going to this contest, Conor Benn had last fought 5 months and 17 days ago, while Adrian Granados' last outing had been 1 year, 11 months and 1 day ago.
Benn's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 25 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
Granados' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
What time did Benn vs Granados start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM BST at Headingley Rugby League Stadium, Yorkshire, United Kingdom, which was 4:00 PM EST or 1:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
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What were the odds on Benn vs Granados?
Conor Benn was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Adrian Granados made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.