Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Lipinets vs Inson?
Sergey Lipinets beat Jayar Inson by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 20th July 2019 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Manny Pacquiao beating Keith Thurman for the WBA Super World Welterweight championship. Also, on the undercard Caleb Plant beat Mike Lee for the IBF World Super Middleweight belt, Luis Nery defeated Juan Carlos Payano, Yordenis Ugas was victorious over Omar Figueroa Jr and Efe Ajagba beat Ali Eren Demirezen.
Lipinets vs Inson stats
Back in July 2019, Sergey Lipinets stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jayar Inson made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Lipinets had a slight advantage in power over Inson, with a 73% knock out percentage over Inson's 67%.
Sergey Lipinets was the older man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Inson had a height advantage of 3 inches over Lipinets.
Sergey Lipinets fought out of the orthodox stance, while Jayar Inson was a southpaw.
Lipinets' experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Inson's, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 4 months later than Inson, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 60 more professional rounds, 159 to Inson's 99.
Sergey Lipinets went into the fight ranked number 11 by the WBA, 3 by the WBC, 4 by the WBO and 4 by the IBF at welterweight.
Lipinets vs Inson form
Lipinets had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Lamont Peterson on 24th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Erick Bone on 4th August 2018 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Nassau Coliseum, New York.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Mikey Garcia on 10th March 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Alamodome, Texas.
Before that, he had won against Akihiro Kondo on 4th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
He had beat Leonardo Zappavigna on 10th December 2016 by knockout in the 8th round at USC Galen Center, Los Angeles.
Lipinets' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.4 rounds on average.
What time did Lipinets vs Inson start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Lipinets vs Inson?
Sergey Lipinets was a 1/20 (-2000) favourite going into the contest, while Jayar Inson made his way into the ring at 79/10 (+790) with oddsmakers.