American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, United States
Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Anthony Dirrell vs Marco Antonio Rubio report
Who won Dirrell vs Rubio?
Anthony Dirrell beat Marco Antonio Rubio by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Sunday 6th September 2015 at American Bank Center in Corpus Christi.
The scorecards were announced as 100-90, 100-90, 100-90 in favor of winner Anthony Dirrell.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Dirrell vs Rubio stats
Anthony Dirrell stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Marco Antonio Rubio made his way to the ring with a record of 59 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, with 51 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Rubio had a slight advantage in power over Dirrell, with a 86% knock out percentage over Dirrell's 81%.
Anthony Dirrell was the younger man by 4 years, at 38 years old.
Dirrell had a height advantage of 4 inches over Rubio. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Anthony Dirrell & Marco Antonio Rubio fought out of an orthodox stance.
Dirrell was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 38 less fights, and made his debut in 2005, 4 year and 8 months later than Rubio, whose first professional fight was in 2000. He had fought 145 less professional rounds, 184 to Rubio's 329.
Dirrell's last 3 fights had come over a period of 9 years and 6 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 2 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 12 rounds on average.
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