Auditorio Municipal Fausto Gutiérrez Moreno, Baja California, Mexico
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Giyasov vs Puerta?
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 was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Giyasov vs Puerta stats
Shakhram Giyasov stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 6 wins, zero loses and 0 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 28 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, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 121 less professional rounds, 58 to Puerta's 179.
Giyasov's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 8 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 10 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Giyasov vs Puerta?
Shakhram Giyasov was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Edgar Puerta made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.