Giyasov vs Rojo Info
Shakhram Giyasov beat Francisco Rojo by knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 15th August 2020 at Tulsa in Oklahoma.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Giyasov vs Rojo stats
Shakhram Giyasov stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of wins, zero loses and 7 draws.
Francisco Rojo made his way to the ring with a record of 7 wins, 6 loses and 19 draws.
The stats suggested that Giyasov and Rojo have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Shakhram Giyasov was the younger man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Giyasov had a height advantage of 2 inches over Rojo.
Both Shakhram Giyasov & Francisco Rojo fought out of an orthodox stance.
Giyasov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 25 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 8 year and 4 months later than Rojo, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 76 less professional rounds, 32 to Rojo's 108.
Shakhram Giyasov went into the fight ranked number 6 by the WBA in the 140lb division.
Giyasov vs Rojo form
Giyasov remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Emmanuel Taylor on 26th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Forum, Inglewood, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Edgar Puerta on 23rd February 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Auditorio Municipal Fausto Gutiérrez Moreno, Baja California, Mexico.
Going into that contest, he had won against 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.
Before that, he had beat Julio Laguna on 22nd September 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.
Rojo had lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Ryan Martin on 16th September 2017 by split decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Giyasov's last 4 fights had come over a period of 7 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
Rojo'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 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Giyasov vs Rojo start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm EST / 7:00 pm PST at Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, which was around 3:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Giyasov vs Rojo?
Giyasov vs Rojo was broadcast on DAZN in the US.