Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Dirrell vs Han?
Anthony Dirrell beat Abraham Han by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 28th April 2018 at Don Haskins Convention Center in Texas.
The scorecards were announced as 99-93, 99-93, 100-89 in favor of winner Anthony Dirrell.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
The undercard featured the clash of Lara vs Marrero.
Dirrell vs Han stats
Anthony Dirrell stepped into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 24 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Abraham Han made his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Dirrell had advantage in power over Han, with a 77% knock out percentage over Han's 62%.
Anthony Dirrell was the same age as Abraham Han, at 37 years old.
Dirrell had a height advantage of 2 inches over Han. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Anthony Dirrell & Abraham Han fought out of an orthodox stance.
Dirrell was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 2 years and 10 months earlier than Han, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 90 more professional rounds, 171 to Han's 81.
Anthony Dirrell went into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBC and 5 by the IBF at super middleweight.
Dirrell vs Han form
Dirrell had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to David Benavidez on 28th September 2019 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Avni Yildirim on 23rd February 2019 by technical decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota.
Going into that contest, he had won against Abraham Han on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Don Haskins Convention Center, Texas.
Before that, he had beat Denis Douglin on 17th November 2017 by technical decision in their 6 round contest at Dort Federal Event Center, Michigan, Afghanistan.
He had defeated Norbert Nemesapati on 13th January 2017 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Hialeah Park Racing & Casino, Hialeah, United States.
Dirrell's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.2 rounds on average.
What time did Dirrell vs Han start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Don Haskins Convention Center, Texas, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Dirrell vs Han?
Dirrell vs Han was broadcast on FOX in the US.
What were the odds on Dirrell vs Han?
Anthony Dirrell was a 13/100 (-769) favourite going into the contest, while Abraham Han made his way into the ring at 9/2 (+450) with oddsmakers.