Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Lubin vs Attou?
Erickson Lubin beat Zakaria Attou by technical knockout in the 4th round on Saturday 29th June 2019 at NRG Arena in Texas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Jermall Charlo beating Brandon Adams for the WBC World Middleweight championship. Also, on the undercard Eduardo Ramirez lost to Claudio Marrero.
Lubin vs Attou stats
Erickson Lubin stepped into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Zakaria Attou made his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins, 6 loses and 2 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Lubin had a massive power advantage over Attou, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Attou's 24%.
Erickson Lubin was the younger man by 13 years, at 26 years old.
Erickson Lubin fought out of the southpaw stance, while Zakaria Attou was an orthodox fighter.
Lubin was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 5 year and 11 months later than Attou, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 125 less professional rounds, 110 to Attou's 235.
Erickson Lubin went into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBA and 4 by the WBC at super welterweight.
Zakaria Attou was ranked number 14 by the WBC in the 154lb division.
Lubin vs Attou form
Lubin had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Ishe Smith on 9th February 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at StubHub Center, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Silverio Ortiz on 28th April 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Don Haskins Center, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jermell Charlo on 14th October 2017 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had won against Jorge Cota on 4th March 2017 by technical knockout in the 4th round.
He had beat Ivan Montero on 16th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Legacy Arena, Birmingham.
Lubin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
What time did Lubin vs Attou start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at NRG Arena, Texas, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Lubin vs Attou?
Erickson Lubin was a 1/25 (-2499) favourite going into the contest, while Zakaria Attou made his way into the ring at 9/1 (+900) with oddsmakers.