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Who won Khegai vs Baez?
Arnold Khegai beat Eduardo Baez by split decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 10th December 2022 at CHI Health Center in Omaha.
The scorecards were announced as 95-94, 95-94, 96-93 in favor of winner Arnold Khegai.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Terence Crawford beating David Avanesyan for the WBO World Welterweight championship. Also, on the undercard Cris Cyborg beat Gabby Holloway and Steven Nelson defeated James Ballard.
Khegai vs Baez stats
Back in December 2022, Arnold Khegai stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Eduardo Baez made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 3 loses and 2 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Khegai had a large advantage in power over Baez, boosting at 61% knock out percentage over Baez's 33%.
Arnold Khegai was the older man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Baez had a height advantage of 3 inches over Khegai. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Arnold Khegai & Eduardo Baez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Khegai was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 10 months later than Baez, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 41 less professional rounds, 129 to Baez's 170.
Baez's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
What time did Khegai vs Baez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at CHI Health Center, Omaha, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Khegai vs Baez?
Arnold Khegai was a 1/1 (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Eduardo Baez made his way into the ring at 83/100 (-120) with oddsmakers.
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|Eduardo Baez - Decision||100%|
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