KRK “Uralets”, Ekaterinburg, Russia
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Kurbanov vs Teixeira?
Magomed Kurbanov beat Patrick Teixeira by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 9th July 2022 at KRK “Uralets” in Ekaterinburg.
The scorecards were announced as 99-90, 98-91, 97-92 in favor of winner Magomed Kurbanov.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Kurbanov vs Teixeira stats
Magomed Kurbanov stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 22 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Patrick Teixeira made his way to the ring with a record of 31 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 22 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Teixeira had advantage in power over Kurbanov, with a 71% knock out percentage over Kurbanov's 59%.
Magomed Kurbanov was the younger man by 5 years, at 27 years old.
Teixeira had a height advantage of 2 inches over Kurbanov.
Magomed Kurbanov fought out of the orthodox stance, while Patrick Teixeira was a southpaw.
Kurbanov was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in , 13 years and 3 months earlier than Teixeira, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 8 less professional rounds, 155 to Teixeira's 163.
Magomed Kurbanov went into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBC at super welterweight.
Patrick Teixeira was ranked number 15 by the WBC in the 154lb division.
Kurbanov vs Teixeira form
Kurbanov remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Liam Smith on 7th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at KRK “Uralets”, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Previous to that, he had won against Dmitry Mikhaylenko on 7th November 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ilya Ochkin on 22nd August 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg.
Before that, he had defeated Ismail Iliev on 7th March 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg.
He had won against Juan Rodriguez on 13th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Ekaterinburg Expo, Ekaterinburg.
Patrick Teixeira had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Paul Valenzuela Jr on 9th April 2022 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Alamodome, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Brian Carlos Castano on 13th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Carlos Adames on 30th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO Interim World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had beat Nathaniel Gallimore on 1st September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
He had won against Davi Eliasquevici on 7th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Jundiaí, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Magomed Kurbanov had been fighting more than Patrick Teixeira.
Going to this contest, Magomed Kurbanov had last fought 1 year, 6 months and 29 days ago, while Patrick Teixeira's last outing had been 7 months and 27 days ago.
Kurbanov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
Teixeira's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What time did Kurbanov vs Teixeira start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM UTC at KRK “Uralets”, Ekaterinburg, Russia, which was 3:00 PM EST or 12:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 8:00 PM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Kurbanov vs Teixeira?
Magomed Kurbanov was a 1/5 (-500) favourite going into the contest, while Patrick Teixeira made his way into the ring at 67/20 (+330) with oddsmakers.