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Who won Farooq vs Aviles?
Ukashir Farooq beat Angel Aviles by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 14th November 2020 at Wembley Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 100-91, 100-90 in favor of winner Ukashir Farooq.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Katie Taylor beating Miriam Gutierrez. Also, on the undercard Terri Harper defeated Katharina Thanderz, John Docherty was defeated by Jack Cullen and Rachel Ball beat Jorgelina Guanini.
Farooq vs Aviles stats
Ukashir Farooq stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Angel Aviles made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Farooq had advantage in power over Aviles, with a 46% knock out percentage over Aviles' 30%.
Ukashir Farooq was the older man by 25 years, at 25 years old.
Both Ukashir Farooq & Angel Aviles fought out of an orthodox stance.
Farooq was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 8 year and 4 months later than Aviles, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 72 less professional rounds, 108 to Aviles' 180.
Farooq vs Aviles form
Farooq had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Lee McGregor on 16th November 2019 by split decision in their CBC Commonwealth Bantamweight and BBBOC British Bantamweight championship fight at Emirates Arena, Scotland, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Duane Winters on 17th August 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Bantamweight championship fight at Radisson Blu Hotel, Scotland.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kyle Williams on 25th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their BBBOC British Bantamweight championship fight at Radisson Blu Hotel, Scotland.
Before that, he had won against Iain Butcher on 30th November 2018 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Bantamweight championship fight at Emirates Arena, Scotland.
He had beat Jamie Wilson on 27th September 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Bantamweight championship fight at St.Andrew's Sporting Club, Scotland.
Farooq's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 31 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.2 rounds on average.
What time did Farooq vs Aviles start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM GMT at Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom, which was 2:00 PM EST or 11:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America.
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What were the odds on Farooq vs Aviles?
Ukashir Farooq was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Angel Aviles made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.