Giyasov vs Taylor Info
Shakhram Giyasov beat Emmanuel Taylor by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 26th April 2019 at Forum in Inglewood.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 97-93, 99-91 in favor of winner Shakhram Giyasov.
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).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Giyasov vs Taylor stats
Shakhram Giyasov stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Emmanuel Taylor made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 5 loses and draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Giyasov had advantage in power over Taylor, with a 86% knock out percentage over Taylor's 70%.
Shakhram Giyasov was the younger man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Giyasov had a height advantage of 2 inches over Taylor.
Both Shakhram Giyasov & Emmanuel Taylor fought out of an orthodox stance.
Giyasov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 18 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 8 year and 11 months later than Taylor, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 97 less professional rounds, 32 to Taylor's 129.
Giyasov vs Taylor form
Giyasov remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, 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.
Previous to that, he had beat 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.
Going into that contest, he had won against Julio Laguna on 22nd September 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.
Taylor had lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Lucas Martin Matthysse on 6th May 2017 by technical knockout in the 5th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Adrien Broner on 6th September 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati.
Giyasov's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.3 rounds on average.
Taylor's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 8 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.