La Palestre, Le Cannet, France
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won Goulamirian vs Egorov?
Arsen Goulamirian beat Alexey Egorov by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 19th November 2022 at La Palestre in Le Cannet.
The scorecards were announced as 116-112, 117-111, 116-112 in favor of winner Arsen Goulamirian.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
This contest was for the WBA cruiserweight championship of the world.
The undercard featured the clash of Prat vs Baraou.
Goulamirian vs Egorov stats
Arsen Goulamirian stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 26 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Alexey Egorov made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 11 wins and 0 draws, with 7 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Goulamirian had a slight advantage in power over Egorov, with a 69% knock out percentage over Egorov's 64%.
Arsen Goulamirian was the older man by 4 years, at 35 years old.
Both Arsen Goulamirian & Alexey Egorov fought out of an orthodox stance.
Goulamirian was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 5 years and 6 months earlier than Egorov, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 81 more professional rounds, 154 to Egorov's 73.
Alexey Egorov was ranked number 1 by the WBA in the 200lb division.
Goulamirian vs Egorov form
Goulamirian remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Constantin Bejenaru on 28th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA Super World Cruiserweight championship fight at Palais des Sports, Bouches-du-Rhône, France.
Previous to that, he had defeated Kane Watts on 15th November 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA Super World Cruiserweight championship fight at Accor Hotel Arena, Paris.
Going into that contest, he had beat Mark Flanagan on 20th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Interim World Cruiserweight championship fight at Palais des Sports, Bouches-du-Rhône.
Before that, he had won against Ryad Merhy on 24th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA World Cruiserweight championship fight at Palais des Sports, Bouches-du-Rhône.
He had beat Hamilton Ventura on 2nd December 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round at La Palestre, Alpes-Maritimes.
Goulamirian's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
What time did Goulamirian vs Egorov start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at La Palestre, Le Cannet, France, which was 4:00 PM EST or 1:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 9:00 PM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Goulamirian vs Egorov?
Arsen Goulamirian was a 1/3 (-300) favourite going into the contest, while Alexey Egorov made his way into the ring at 5/2 (+250) with oddsmakers.