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Who won Lubin vs Fundora?
Sebastian Fundora beat Erickson Lubin by on Saturday 9th April 2022 at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas in Nevada.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Sebastian Fundora.
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 contest was for the WBC super welterweight championship of the world.
The undercard featured the clash of Harrison vs Garcia.
Lubin vs Fundora stats
Erickson Lubin stepped into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Sebastian Fundora made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins and 1 draw, with 12 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Lubin had a slight advantage in power over Fundora, with a 71% knock out percentage over Fundora's 67%.
Erickson Lubin was the older man by 2 years, at 26 years old.
Fundora had a height advantage of 7 inches over Lubin. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Erickson Lubin & Sebastian Fundora fought out of a southpaw stance.
Lubin was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 years and 9 months earlier than Fundora, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 22 more professional rounds, 119 to Fundora's 97.
Erickson Lubin went into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBC and 6 by the WBO at super welterweight.
Sebastian Fundora was ranked number 2 by the WBC in the 154lb division.
Lubin vs Fundora form
Lubin had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Jeison Rosario on 26th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at State Farm Arena, Atlanta, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Terrell Gausha on 19th September 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Connecticut.
Going into that contest, he had won against Nathaniel Gallimore on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Santander Arena, Reading.
Before that, he had beat Zakaria Attou on 29th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at NRG Arena, Texas.
He had defeated Ishe Smith on 9th February 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at StubHub Center, Carson.
Fundora remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Sergio Garcia on 5th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Staples Center, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Jorge Cota on 1st May 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Habib Ahmed on 5th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
Before that, he had beat Nathaniel Gallimore on 22nd August 2020 by knockout in the 6th round at Microsoft Theater, California.
He had won against Daniel Lewis on 22nd February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Sebastian Fundora had been fighting more than Erickson Lubin.
Going to this contest, Erickson Lubin had last fought 1 year ago, while Sebastian Fundora's last outing had been 6 months and 21 days ago.
Lubin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
Fundora's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.8 rounds on average.
What time did Lubin vs Fundora start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Lubin vs Fundora?
Lubin vs Fundora was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.
What were the odds on Lubin vs Fundora?
Erickson Lubin was a 31/50 (-161) favourite going into the contest, while Sebastian Fundora made his way into the ring at 13/10 (+129) with oddsmakers.