Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Featherweight
Who won Hovhannisyan vs Sonsona?
Azat Hovhannisyan beat Lolito Sonsona by knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 9th February 2019 at Fantasy Springs Casino in California.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
Hovhannisyan vs Sonsona stats
Azat Hovhannisyan stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Lolito Sonsona made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 2 loses and 4 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hovhannisyan had a massive power advantage over Sonsona, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Sonsona's 41%.
Azat Hovhannisyan was the older man by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Hovhannisyan had a height advantage of 1 inch over Sonsona.
Both Azat Hovhannisyan & Lolito Sonsona fought out of an orthodox stance.
Hovhannisyan was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 year and 8 months later than Sonsona, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 55 less professional rounds, 119 to Sonsona's 174.
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 Sonsona?
Azat Hovhannisyan was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Lolito Sonsona made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.