Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
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Giemel Magramo vs Junto Nakatani report
Who won Magramo vs Nakatani?
Junto Nakatani beat Giemel Magramo by knockout in the 8th round on Friday 6th November 2020 at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 KG).
This contest was for the WBO flyweight championship of the world.
Magramo vs Nakatani stats
Giemel Magramo stepped into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Junto Nakatani made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 20 wins and 0 draws, with 15 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Magramo had a slight advantage in power over Nakatani, with a 83% knock out percentage over Nakatani's 75%.
Giemel Magramo was the older man by 3 years, at 28 years old.
Nakatani had a height advantage of 3 inches over Magramo.
Giemel Magramo fought out of the orthodox stance, while Junto Nakatani was a southpaw.
Magramo was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 3 years and 1 month earlier than Nakatani, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 34 more professional rounds, 152 to Nakatani's 118.
Giemel Magramo went into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBO at flyweight.
Junto Nakatani was ranked number 3 by the WBO in the 112lb division.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Giemel Magramo had been fighting more than Junto Nakatani.
Going to this contest, Giemel Magramo had last fought 3 years, 8 months and 30 days ago, while Junto Nakatani's last outing had been 4 years, 4 months and 4 days ago.
Magramo's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 2 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.5 rounds on average.
Nakatani's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 8 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 4 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.
What time did Magramo vs Nakatani start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 AM UTC at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan, which was 6:00 AM EST or 3:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 11:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Magramo vs Nakatani?
Giemel Magramo was a 163/100 (+160) underdog going into the contest, while Junto Nakatani made his way into the ring at 1/2 (-200) with oddsmakers.
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