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Who won Garcia vs Redkach?
Danny Garcia beat Ivan Redkach by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 25th January 2020 at Barclays Center in New York.
The scorecards were announced as 117-111, 118-110, 117-111 in favor of winner Danny Garcia.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Also, on the undercard Jarrett Hurd beat Francisco Santana and Stephen Fulton defeated Arnold Khegai.
Garcia vs Redkach stats
Danny Garcia stepped into the ring with a record of 35 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ivan Redkach made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 18 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Redkach had advantage in power over Garcia, with a 78% knock out percentage over Garcia's 60%.
Danny Garcia was the younger man by 2 years, at 33 years old.
Redkach had a height advantage of 1 inch over Garcia. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Danny Garcia fought out of the orthodox stance, while Ivan Redkach was a southpaw.
Garcia was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Redkach, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 125 more professional rounds, 270 to Redkach's 145.
Danny Garcia went into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBA, 2 by the WBC and 1 by the WBO at welterweight.
Garcia vs Redkach form
Garcia had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Ivan Redkach on 25th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Adrian Granados on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Shawn Porter on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had beat Brandon Rios on 17th February 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Las Vegas, Nevada.
He had lost to Keith Thurman on 4th March 2017 by split decision in their WBC World Welterweight and WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Redkach had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Devon Alexander on 1st June 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Soboba Casino, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Tyrone Harris on 16th February 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Microsoft Theater, California.
Going into that contest, he had beat Brian Jones on 9th June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Staples Center, LA.
Before that, he had been beaten by John Molina Jr on 15th December 2017 by knockout in the 4th round at Pioneer Event Center, California, Afghanistan.
Hehad lost to Argenis Mendez on 2nd May 2017 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Sportsmans Lodge, California, United States.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Ivan Redkach had been fighting more than Danny Garcia.
Going to this contest, Danny Garcia had last fought 1 year, 11 months and 28 days ago, while Ivan Redkach's last outing had been 2 years, 7 months and 21 days ago.
Garcia's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.4 rounds on average.
Redkach's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 8 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
What time did Garcia vs Redkach start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Barclays Center, New York, United States, which was around 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Garcia vs Redkach?
Danny Garcia was a 1/25 (-2499) favourite going into the contest, while Ivan Redkach made his way into the ring at 8/1 (+800) with oddsmakers.