Makuhari Messe, Chiba, Japan
Belts on The Line
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Who won Kyoguchi vs Nakoon?
Hiroto Kyoguchi beat Tanawat Nakoon by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Wednesday 19th June 2019 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba.
The scorecards were announced as 117-111, 117-111, 117-112 in favor of winner Hiroto Kyoguchi.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Kyoguchi vs Nakoon division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
This contest was for the unified kyoguchi vs nakoon championship of the world, with the WBA & The Ring belts on the line.
Kyoguchi vs Nakoon stats
Hiroto Kyoguchi stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 12 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Tanawat Nakoon made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 11 wins and 0 draws, with 5 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Kyoguchi had a large advantage in power over Nakoon, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Nakoon's 45%.
Hiroto Kyoguchi was the younger man by 1 year, at 28 years old.
Nakoon had a height advantage of 1 inch over Kyoguchi. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Hiroto Kyoguchi fought out of the orthodox stance, while Tanawat Nakoon was a southpaw.
Kyoguchi was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 5 months earlier than Nakoon, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 29 more professional rounds, 108 to Nakoon's 79.
What were the odds on Kyoguchi vs Nakoon?
Hiroto Kyoguchi was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Tanawat Nakoon made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.