Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Cissokho vs Conway?
Souleymane Cissokho beat Kieron Conway by split decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 8th May 2021 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.
The scorecards were announced as 92-97, 96-93, 95-94 in favor of winner Souleymane Cissokho.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez beating Billy Joe Saunders for the WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight, WBO World Super Middleweight and The Ring Super Middleweight championship. Also, on the undercard Elwin Soto beat Katsunari Takayama for the WBO World Junior Flyweight belt and Frank Sanchez defeated Nagy Aguilera.
Cissokho vs Conway stats
Souleymane Cissokho stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 11 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kieron Conway made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 3 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Cissokho had a massive power advantage over Conway, boosting at 64% knock out percentage over Conway's 19%.
Souleymane Cissokho was the older man by 5 years, at 31 years old.
Conway had a height advantage of 1 inch over Cissokho.
Both Souleymane Cissokho & Kieron Conway fought out of an orthodox stance.
Cissokho was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 1991, 25 years and 7 months earlier than Conway, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 49 less professional rounds, 93 to Conway's 142.
Kieron Conway was ranked number 14 by the WBA in the 154lb division.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Souleymane Cissokho had been fighting more than Kieron Conway.
Going to this contest, Souleymane Cissokho had last fought 1 year, 6 months and 23 days ago, while Kieron Conway's last outing had been 3 years, 4 months and 26 days ago.
Cissokho's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
Conway's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.7 rounds on average.
What time did Cissokho vs Conway start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM EST / 6:00 PM PST at AT&T Stadium, Arlington, United States, which was around 2:00 AM BST in the UK.
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