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Who won Giyasov vs Calderon?
Shakhram Giyasov beat Harold Calderon by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 17th June 2023 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans.
The scorecards were announced as 120-108, 118-110, 116-112 in favor of winner Shakhram Giyasov.
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).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Regis Prograis' and Danielito Zorrilla's clash for the WBC World Super Lightweight championship.
Giyasov vs Calderon stats
Back in June 2023, Shakhram Giyasov stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Harold Calderon made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 27 wins and 0 draws.
Shakhram Giyasov was the younger man by 6 years, at 30 years old.
Calderon had a height advantage of 2 inches over Giyasov.
Shakhram Giyasov fought out of the orthodox stance, while Harold Calderon was a southpaw.
Giyasov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 4 year and 4 months later than Calderon, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 57 less professional rounds, 70 to Calderon's 127.
Shakhram Giyasov went into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBA and 13 by the WBO at welterweight.
Harold Calderon was ranked number 10 by the WBA in the 147lb division.
Giyasov vs Calderon form
Giyasov remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Christian Gomez on 7th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Cristian Rafael Coria on 17th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Tashkent, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Going into that contest, he had beat Patricio Moreno on 3rd April 2021 by knockout in the 3rd round at Humo Arena, Tashkent.
Before that, he had won against Francisco Rojo on 15th August 2020 by knockout in the 3rd round at Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States.
He had beat Emmanuel Taylor on 26th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Forum, Inglewood.
Giyasov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
What time did Giyasov vs Calderon start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Giyasov vs Calderon?
Shakhram Giyasov was a 2/25 (-1200) favourite going into the contest, while Harold Calderon made his way into the ring at 7/1 (+700) with oddsmakers.
|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
|Shakhram Giyasov - Decision||33.33%|
|Shakhram Giyasov - KO||33.33%|
|Harold Calderon - KO||33.33%|
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