Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Chudinov vs Bejaran?
Fedor Chudinov beat Rafael Bejaran by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Thursday 16th May 2019 in Kazan.
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).
Chudinov vs Bejaran stats
Fedor Chudinov stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Rafael Bejaran made his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Chudinov had a large advantage in power over Bejaran, boosting at 68% knock out percentage over Bejaran's 46%.
Fedor Chudinov was the younger man by 6 years, at 33 years old.
Both Fedor Chudinov & Rafael Bejaran fought out of an orthodox stance.
Chudinov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year and 4 months later than Bejaran, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 19 less professional rounds, 165 to Bejaran's 184.
Fedor Chudinov went into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBA, 6 by the WBC and 6 by the IBF at super middleweight.
Chudinov vs Bejaran form
Fedor Chudinov had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Nadjib Mohammedi on 21st July 2018 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Olimpiyskiy, Moscow, Russia.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ryan Ford on 9th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Arena, Kemerovo, Russia.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by George Groves on 27th May 2017 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Bramall Lane, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had lost to Felix Sturm on 20th February 2016 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Koenig Pilsener Arena, Oberhausen, Germany.
He had beat Frank Buglioni on 26th September 2015 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Chudinov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 8 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.8 rounds on average.
What time did Chudinov vs Bejaran start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at Kazan, Russia, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Chudinov vs Bejaran?
Fedor Chudinov was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Rafael Bejaran made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.