Giyasov vs Puerta Info
Shakhram Giyasov beat Edgar Puerta by technical knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 23rd February 2019 at Auditorio Municipal Fausto Gutiérrez Moreno in Baja California.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Giyasov vs Puerta stats
Shakhram Giyasov stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Edgar Puerta made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 11 loses and 1 draw, with 19 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Giyasov had a slight advantage in power over Puerta, with a 83% knock out percentage over Puerta's 76%.
Shakhram Giyasov was the younger man by 11 years, at 27 years old.
Giyasov had a height advantage of 1 inch over Puerta.
Both Shakhram Giyasov & Edgar Puerta fought out of an orthodox stance.
Giyasov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 31 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 11 year and 7 months later than Puerta, who’s first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 147 less professional rounds, 32 to Puerta's 179.
Giyasov vs Puerta form
Giyasov remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Miguel Zamudio on 24th November 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Mark G. Etess Arena, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, New Jersey, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Julio Laguna on 22nd September 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.
Puerta had lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Takashi Miura on 22nd November 2014 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Super Featherweight championship fight at Yokohama International Swimming Pool, Yokohama, Japan.
Giyasov's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Puerta's last 1 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.