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Who won Dubois vs Dinu?
Daniel Dubois beat Bogdan Dinu by knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 5th June 2021 at Telford International Centre in Telford, Shropshire.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
The undercard featured the clash of Fury vs Grant.
Dubois vs Dinu stats
Daniel Dubois stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Bogdan Dinu made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Dubois had advantage in power over Dinu, with a 93% knock out percentage over Dinu's 80%.
Daniel Dubois was the younger man by 11 years, at 23 years old.
Both Daniel Dubois & Bogdan Dinu fought out of an orthodox stance.
Dubois was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 8 year and 11 months later than Dinu, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 20 less professional rounds, 55 to Dinu's 75.
Daniel Dubois went into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBA at heavyweight.
Bogdan Dinu was ranked number 4 by the WBA in the 201lb division.
Dubois vs Dinu form
Daniel Dubois had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Joe Joyce on 28th November 2020 by knockout in the 10th round in their CBC Commonwealth Heavyweight championship fight at Church House, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Ricardo Snijders on 29th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at BT Sport Studio, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Kyotaro Fujimoto on 21st December 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Copper Box Arena, London.
Before that, he had beat Ebenezer Tetteh on 27th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their CBC Commonwealth Heavyweight championship fight at Royal Albert Hall, London.
He had defeated Nathan Gorman on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 5th round in their BBBOC British Heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London.
Bogdan Dinu had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Kubrat Pulev on 23rd March 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at The Hangar, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jarrell Miller on 17th November 2018 by knockout in the 4th round at Kansas Star Arena, Kansas.
Going into that contest, he had won against Marcelo Luiz Nascimento on 8th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Romeo Iamandi, Buzau, Romania.
Before that, he had defeated Irakli Gvenetadze on 6th May 2017 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Sala Constantin Jude, Timisoara.
Hehad beat Davit Gorgiladze on 14th October 2016 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Circus, Bucharest.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Daniel Dubois had been fighting more than Bogdan Dinu.
Going to this contest, Daniel Dubois had last fought 8 months and 8 days ago, while Bogdan Dinu's last outing had been 2 years, 4 months and 13 days ago.
Dubois' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
Dinu's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 9 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.4 rounds on average.
What time did Dubois vs Dinu start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM BST at Telford International Centre, Telford, Shropshire, United Kingdom, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Dubois vs Dinu?
Dubois vs Dinu was broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK.
What were the odds on Dubois vs Dinu?
Daniel Dubois was a 3/100 (-3333) favourite going into the contest, while Bogdan Dinu made his way into the ring at 1033/100 (+1033) with oddsmakers.