Haney vs Santiago Info
Devin Haney beat Alfredo Santiago Alvarez by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 9th November 2019 at Staples Center in LA.
The scorecards were announced as 120-107, 120-107, 120-107 in favor of winner Devin Haney.
The fight took place over 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.
Haney vs Santiago stats
Devin Haney stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 23 wins, zero loses and draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Alfredo Santiago Alvarez made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 12 wins and draws, with 4 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Haney had a massive power advantage over Alvarez, boosting at 65% knock out percentage over Alvarez's 33%.
Devin Haney was the younger man by 4 years, at 22 years old.
Alvarez had a height advantage of 2 inches over Haney.
Both Devin Haney & Alfredo Santiago Alvarez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Haney was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 6 months later than Alvarez, who’s first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 56 more professional rounds, 138 to Alvarez's 82.
Haney vs Santiago form
Haney remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Alfredo Santiago Alvarez on 9th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Previous to that, 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.
Going into that contest, he had won against Antonio Moran on 25th May 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.
Before that, he had beat Xolisani Ndongeni on 11th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at StageWorks of Louisiana, Shreveport.
He had defeated Juan Carlos Burgos on 28th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Pechanga Resort & Casino, California.
Haney's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 1 month and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
What time did Haney vs Santiago start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm EST / 5:00 pm PST at Staples Center, LA, United States, which was around 1:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Haney vs Santiago?
Haney vs Santiago was broadcast on DAZN in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by Sky Box Office HD.