Nov 07 2020
Saturday

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States

12 rounds contest @ Lightweight
24-0-0
UD 12

Score cards

  • 118-109
  • 120-107
  • 120-107
UD 12
30-3-0

Your Scorecard

Belts on The Line

WBC World Lightweight Championship

The tape

24
Age
41
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
5' 5" / 166 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Reach
65" / 165 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

UDTKOKOUDUD
Form
TKOKOUDMDMD
24
Wins
30
15
By KO
18
63
KO%
60
0
Loses
3
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2007

Tape rankings @ Lightweight

2
The Ring
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WBA
-
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WBC
10
-
WBO
-
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IBF
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Devin Haney vs Yuriorkis Gamboa report

Who won Haney vs Gamboa?

Devin Haney beat Yuriorkis Gamboa by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 7th November 2020 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Florida.

The scorecards were announced as 118-109, 120-107, 120-107 in favor of winner Devin Haney.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

This contest was for the WBC lightweight championship of the world.

Also, on the undercard Zhilei Zhang beat Devin Vargas and Filip Hrgovic defeated Rydell Booker.

Haney vs Gamboa stats

Devin Haney stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 24 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Yuriorkis Gamboa made his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 18 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Haney had a slight advantage in power over Gamboa, with a 63% knock out percentage over Gamboa's 60%.

Devin Haney was the younger man by 17 years, at 24 years old.

Haney had a height advantage of 4 inches over Gamboa. That also extended to a 6-inch reach advantage.

Both Devin Haney & Yuriorkis Gamboa fought out of an orthodox stance.

Haney was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 8 year and 7 months later than Gamboa, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 38 less professional rounds, 186 to Gamboa's 224.

Yuriorkis Gamboa was ranked number 10 by the WBC in the 135lb division.

Haney vs Gamboa form

Haney remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Joseph ‘Jo Jo’ Diaz on 4th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Jorge Linares on 29th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Michelob ULTRA Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Yuriorkis Gamboa on 7th November 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida.

Before that, he had won against Alfredo Santiago Alvarez on 9th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.

He had beat Zaur Abdullaev on 13th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBC Interim World Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Gamboa had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Roman Martinez on 27th July 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Jason Sosa on 25th November 2017 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Robinson Castellanos on 5th May 2017 by majority decision in the 7th round at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had won against Rene Alvarado on 11th March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona.

He had defeated Hylon Williams Jr on 19th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Devin Haney had been fighting more than Yuriorkis Gamboa.

Going to this contest, Devin Haney had last fought 1 year and 2 months ago, while Yuriorkis Gamboa's last outing had been 3 years, 6 months and 8 days ago.

Haney's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.4 rounds on average.

Gamboa's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 1 month and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.8 rounds on average.

What time did Haney vs Gamboa start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Haney vs Gamboa?

Haney vs Gamboa was broadcast on DAZN in the US.

What were the odds on Haney vs Gamboa?

Devin Haney was a 1/10 (-1000) favourite going into the contest, while Yuriorkis Gamboa made his way into the ring at 41/4 (+1000) with oddsmakers.

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Result

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Fight Finished Early

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Devin Haney

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