Imam vs Molina Info
Javier Molina beat Amir Imam by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 22nd February 2020 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 73-79, 74-78, 74-78 in favor of winner Javier Molina.
The fight took place over rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Imam vs Molina stats
Amir Imam stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 2 loses and draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Javier Molina made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 2 loses and draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Imam had a massive power advantage over Molina, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Molina's 43%.
Amir Imam was the younger man by 1 year, at 29 years old.
Imam had 6-inch reach advantage.
Both Amir Imam & Javier Molina fought out of an orthodox stance.
Imam was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 year and 7 months later than Molina, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 19 less professional rounds, 105 to Molina's 124.
Imam vs Molina form
Amir Imam had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Marcos Mojica on 9th November 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Chukchansi Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jose Carlos Ramirez on 17th March 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Going into that contest, he had won against Johnny Garcia on 11th November 2017 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Save Mart Arena, California.
Before that, he had beat Jose Vidal Soto on 27th April 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Casa de los Clubes, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
He had defeated Wilfredo Acuna on 2nd July 2016 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Teamsters Hall, Pennsylvania, United States.
Imam's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years 4 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.2 rounds on average.
Molina's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted 0 rounds on average.
What time did Imam vs Molina start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm EST / 5:00 pm PST at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 1:00 am GMT in the UK.