The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas, United States
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Who won Charlo vs Trout?
Jermall Charlo beat Austin Trout by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 21st May 2016 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 116-112, 115-113, 116-112 in favor of winner Jermall Charlo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This contest was for the IBF super welterweight championship of the world.
Charlo vs Trout stats
Back in May 2016, Jermall Charlo stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 23 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Austin Trout made his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Charlo had a large advantage in power over Trout, boosting at 78% knock out percentage over Trout's 57%.
Jermall Charlo was the younger man by 5 years, at 26 years old.
Charlo had a height advantage of 2 inches over Trout. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Jermall Charlo fought out of the orthodox stance, while Austin Trout was a southpaw.
Charlo was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 2 year and 11 months later than Trout, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 122 less professional rounds, 171 to Trout's 293.
Charlo vs Trout form
Trout had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Joey Hernandez on 8th September 2015 by knockout in the 6th round at Hollywood Palladium, Hollywood, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Luis Galarza on 9th May 2015 by technical knockout in the 6th round at State Farm Arena, Hidalgo.
Going into that contest, he had won against Luis Grajeda on 11th December 2014 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula.
Before that, he had beat Daniel Dawson on 22nd August 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula.
He had been beaten by Canelo Alvarez on 20th April 2013 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Welterweight and WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at Alamodome, San Antonio.
Charlo's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
Trout's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.2 rounds on average.
What time did Charlo vs Trout start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 6:00 PM EST / 3:00 PM PST at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 11:00 PM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Charlo vs Trout?
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