Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Cunningham vs Mir?
Steve Cunningham beat Frank Mir by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest on Saturday 17th April 2021 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Georgia.
The scorecards were announced as 58-56, 60-54, 60-54 in favor of winner Steve Cunningham.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This fight appeared on the undercard of Jake Paul beating Ben Askren. Also, on the undercard Regis Prograis beat Ivan Redkach.
Cunningham vs Mir stats
Steve Cunningham stepped into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 9 loses and 1 draw, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Frank Mir made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Cunningham had a massive power advantage over Mir, boosting at 45% knock out percentage over Mir's 0%.
Steve Cunningham was the older man by 44 years, at 44 years old.
Cunningham had 3-inch reach advantage.
Steve Cunningham fought out of the orthodox stance, while Frank Mir was a southpaw.
Cunningham was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 39 more fights, and made his debut in 2000, 20 years and 5 months earlier than Mir, whose first professional fight was in 2021. He had fought 298 more professional rounds, 304 to Mir's 6.
Cunningham vs Mir form
Steve Cunningham had stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Andrew Tabiti on 26th August 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Krzysztof Glowacki on 16th April 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Cruiserweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had drawn with Antonio Tarver on 14th August 2015 by split draw in their 12 round contest at Prudential Center, Newark.
Before that, he had lost to Vyacheslav Glazkov on 14th March 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada.
He had defeated Natu Visinia on 18th October 2014 by technical knockout in the 7th round at 2300 Arena, Philadelphia, United States.
Cunningham's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 6 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.6 rounds on average.
What time did Cunningham vs Mir start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM EST / 6:00 PM PST at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Georgia, United States, which was around 2:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Cunningham vs Mir?
Steve Cunningham was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Frank Mir made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.