Belasco Theater, California, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Bantamweight
Who won Hovhannisyan vs Martinez?
Azat Hovhannisyan beat Jesus Martinez by knockout in the 4th round on Friday 12th October 2018 at Belasco Theater in California.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Hovhannisyan vs Martinez stats
Azat Hovhannisyan stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jesus Martinez made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hovhannisyan had a large advantage in power over Martinez, boosting at 79% knock out percentage over Martinez's 50%.
Azat Hovhannisyan was the older man by 33 years, at 33 years old.
Both Azat Hovhannisyan & Jesus Martinez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Hovhannisyan was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 5 months earlier than Martinez, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 13 less professional rounds, 119 to Martinez's 132.
Hovhannisyan's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 1 month and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Hovhannisyan vs Martinez?
Azat Hovhannisyan was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Jesus Martinez made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.