Dorticos vs Masternak Info
Yuniel Dorticos beat Mateusz Masternak by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 20th October 2018 at CFE Arena in Florida.
The scorecards were announced as 116-112, 115-113, 115-113 in favor of winner Yuniel Dorticos.
The fight took place over rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
This was a quarter final of the World Boxing Super Series.
Dorticos vs Masternak stats
Yuniel Dorticos stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mateusz Masternak made his way to the ring with a record of 41 wins, 4 loses and draws, with 28 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Dorticos had a large advantage in power over Masternak, boosting at 95% knock out percentage over Masternak's 68%.
Yuniel Dorticos was the older man by 1 year, at 34 years old.
Dorticos had a height advantage of 3 inches over Masternak. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Yuniel Dorticos & Mateusz Masternak fought out of an orthodox stance.
Dorticos was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 22 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 year and 2 months later than Masternak, who’s first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 212 less professional rounds, 107 to Masternak's 319.
Yuniel Dorticos went into the fight ranked number 7 by the WBA, 8 by the WBC, 15 by the WBO and 13 by the IBF in the 200lb division.
Mateusz Masternak was ranked number 4 by the WBA, 11 by the WBC, 6 by the WBO and 8 by the IBF in the 200lb division.
Dorticos vs Masternak form
Dorticos had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Youri Kayembre Kalenga on 20th May 2016 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA Interim World Cruiserweight championship fight at Palais des Sports Porte de Versailles, Paris XV, France.
Previous to that, he had beat Youri Kayembre Kalenga on 20th May 2016 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA Interim World Cruiserweight championship fight at Palais des Sports Porte de Versailles, Paris.
Going into that contest, he had won against Fulgencio Zuniga on 12th December 2015 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Ring of Dreams Boxing Gym, Winston-Salem, United States.
Before that, he had beat Galen Brown on 17th July 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Kissimmee Civic Center, Kissimmee.
He had defeated Edison Miranda on 10th July 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at American Airlines Arena, Miami.
Mateusz Masternak had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Ismayl Sillah on 24th June 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Ergo Arena, Plac Dwóch Miast 1, 80-344 Gdańsk, Gdansk, Poland.
Previous to that, he had won against Alexander Kubich on 4th March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Hala Osrodka Sportu i Rekreacji, ul. Strumykowa 1, Dzierzoniow.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Eric Fields on 2nd April 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Tauron Arena, Krakow.
Before that, he had been beaten by Tony Bellew on 12th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
He had lost to Grigory Drozd on 5th October 2013 by technical knockout in the 11th round at Olimpiyskiy, Moscow, Russia.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Yuniel Dorticos had been fighting more than Mateusz Masternak.
Going to this contest, Yuniel Dorticos had last fought 4 years 8 months and 1 day ago, while Mateusz Masternak's last outing had been 3 years 6 months and 28 days ago.
Dorticos' last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 10 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
Masternak's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years 8 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 51 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.2 rounds on average.
What time did Dorticos vs Masternak start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm EST / 7:00 pm PST at CFE Arena, Florida, United States, which was around 3:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Dorticos vs Masternak?
Dorticos vs Masternak was broadcast on DAZN in the US.