Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko

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  • Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko
  • 39-1-1 13-1-0
  • UD 12 UD 12
  • Score Cards 115-112, 115-112, 114-113
  • Saturday 5th October 2019
  • Madison Square Garden, New York, USA
  • IBF World Middleweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Middleweight
  • Tape
  • 37 age 33
  • 5' 10" / 179cm height 5' 9" / 175cm
  • 70.1" / 178cm reach 67.3" / 171cm
  • Orthodox (r) stance Orthodox (r)
  • tape record
  • KO MD KO SD UD < form UD SD RTD TKO TKO <
  • 39 wins 13
  • 35 by ko 10
  • 90% Ko% 77%
  • 1 Losses 1
  • 1 draws 0
  • 2006 Debut 2014
  • tape rankings @ Middleweight
  • WBA
  • WBC
  • WBO
  • 3 IBF 1

Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko Info

Gennady Golovkin beat Sergiy Derevyanchenko by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 5th October 2019 at Madison Square Garden in New York.

The scorecards were announced as 115-112, 115-112, 114-113 in favor of winner Gennady Golovkin.

The fight took place over rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).

This contest was for the IBF middleweight championship of the world.

Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko stats

Gennady Golovkin stepped into the ring with a record of 39 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 35 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Sergiy Derevyanchenko made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Golovkin had advantage in power over Derevyanchenko, with a 90% knock out percentage over Derevyanchenko's 77%.

Gennady Golovkin was the older man by 4 years, at 38 years old.

Golovkin had a height advantage of 1 inch over Derevyanchenko. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.

Both Gennady Golovkin & Sergiy Derevyanchenko fought out of an orthodox stance.

Golovkin was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 27 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 8 years and 2 months earlier than Derevyanchenko, who’s first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 119 more professional rounds, 212 to Derevyanchenko's 93.

Gennady Golovkin went into the fight ranked number 3 by the IBF in the 160lb division.

Sergiy Derevyanchenko was ranked number 1 by the IBF in the 160lb division.

Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko form

Golovkin had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Steve Rolls on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 15th September 2018 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Middleweight, WBC World Middleweight and The Ring Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Vanes Martirosyan on 5th May 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and WBC World Middleweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.

Before that, he had drawn with Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 16th September 2017 by split draw in their WBC World Middleweight, WBA Super World Middleweight, IBF World Middleweight and The Ring Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

He had beat Daniel Jacobs on 18th March 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight, WBC World Middleweight and WBA Super World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Derevyanchenko had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Jack Culcay on 13th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight eliminator fight at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota, United States.

Previous to that, he had lost to Daniel Jacobs on 27th October 2018 by split decision in their IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Hulu Theater @ MSG, New York.

Going into that contest, he had won against Tureano Johnson on 25th August 2017 by technical knockout in the 12th round at Buffalo Run Casino, Miami.

Before that, he had beat Sam Soliman on 21st July 2016 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket.

He had defeated Mike Guy on 15th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Robinson Rancheria Resort & Casino, Nice.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Gennady Golovkin had been fighting more than Sergiy Derevyanchenko.

Going to this contest, Gennady Golovkin had last fought 1 year 3 months and 13 days ago, while Sergiy Derevyanchenko's last outing had been 1 year 5 months and 8 days ago.

Golovkin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years 2 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.4 rounds on average.

Derevyanchenko's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

What time did Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 pm EST / 8:00 pm PST at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States, which was around 4:00 am BST in the UK.

Who broadcast Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko?

Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko was broadcast on DAZN in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by Sky Sports Action.

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