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Current rankings @ Welterweight
When is Besputin vs Ugas?
Alexander Besputin could square off against Yordenis Ugas in Summer 2021 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Besputin vs Ugas stats
Alexander Besputin would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Yordenis Ugas would make his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Besputin would have advantage in power over Ugas, with a 64% knock out percentage over Ugas' 46%.
Alexander Besputin is the younger man by 5 years, at 30 years old.
Ugas has a height advantage of 2 inches over Besputin. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Alexander Besputin fights out of the southpaw stance, while Yordenis Ugas is an orthodox fighter.
Besputin is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 year and 5 months later than Ugas, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 110 less professional rounds, 86 to Ugas' 196.
Yordenis Ugas is currently ranked number 6 by the RING in the 147lb division.
Besputin vs Ugas form
Besputin remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Viktor Plotnykov on 20th March 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Khodynka Ice Palace, Moscow, Russia.
Previous to that, he had won against Radzhab Butaev on 30th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Casino de Monte Carlo Salle Medecin, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Going into that contest, he had beat Alfredo Rodolfo Blanco on 12th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Juan Carlos Abreu on 8th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had won against Saul Corral on 26th May 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Save Mart Arena, California.
Ugas has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he defeated Abel Ramos on 6th September 2020 by split decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Mike Dallas Jr on 1st February 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Mississippi.
Going into that contest, he had beat Omar Figueroa Jr on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Shawn Porter on 9th March 2019 by split decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
Hehad won against Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Yordenis Ugas has been fighting more than Alexander Besputin.
Alexander Besputin last fought 4 months and 16 days ago, while Yordenis Ugas' last outing was 10 months and 30 days ago.
Besputin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Ugas' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Besputin vs Ugas?
Yordenis Ugas is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Alexander Besputin if you fancy the incredible upset.