StubHub Center, Carson, United States
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Cuellar vs Darchinyan?
Jesus Andres Cuellar beat Vic Darchinyan by knockout in the 8th round on Saturday 6th June 2015 at StubHub Center in Carson.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
This contest was for the WBA featherweight championship of the world.
Cuellar vs Darchinyan stats
Jesus Andres Cuellar stepped into the ring with a record of 26 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Vic Darchinyan made his way to the ring with a record of 40 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, with 29 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Cuellar had a slight advantage in power over Darchinyan, with a 77% knock out percentage over Darchinyan's 73%.
Jesus Andres Cuellar was the younger man by 11 years, at 35 years old.
Cuellar had a height advantage of 1 inch over Darchinyan. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Jesus Andres Cuellar & Vic Darchinyan fought out of a southpaw stance.
Cuellar was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 21 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 7 year and 7 months later than Darchinyan, whose first professional fight was in 2000. He had fought 174 less professional rounds, 172 to Darchinyan's 346.
Cuellar's last 4 fights had come over a period of 8 years and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.8 rounds on average.
Darchinyan's last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 11 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 11 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Cuellar vs Darchinyan?
Jesus Andres Cuellar was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Vic Darchinyan made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.