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Who won Nery vs Alameda?
Luis Nery beat Aaron Alameda by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 26th September 2020 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut.
The scorecards were announced as 118-110, 116-112, 115-113 in favor of winner Luis Nery.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
This contest was for the WBC super bantamweight championship of the world.
This fight appeared on the undercard of Jermell Charlo beating Jeison Rosario for the WBC World Super Welterweight, WBA Super World Super Welterweight and IBF World Junior Middleweight championship. Also, on the undercard Jermall Charlo defeated Sergiy Derevyanchenko for the WBC World Middleweight belt, Brandon Figueroa was victorious over Damien Vazquez for the WBA World Super Bantamweight title, John Riel Casimero beat Duke Micah for the WBO World Bantamweight championship and Daniel Roman defeated Juan Carlos Payano.
Nery vs Alameda stats
Back in September 2020, Luis Nery stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 30 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 24 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Aaron Alameda made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 25 wins and 0 draws, with 13 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Nery had a large advantage in power over Alameda, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Alameda's 52%.
Luis Nery was the younger man by 2 years, at 25 years old.
Alameda had a height advantage of 1 inch over Nery. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Luis Nery & Aaron Alameda fought out of a southpaw stance.
Nery was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Alameda, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 22 more professional rounds, 175 to Alameda's 153.
Luis Nery went into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBC at super bantamweight.
Aaron Alameda was ranked number 6 by the WBC in the 122lb division.
Nery vs Alameda form
Luis Nery had stopped all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Juan Carlos Payano on 20th July 2019 by knockout in the 9th round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated McJoe Arroyo on 16th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Renson Robles on 1st December 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Arena Pavillón del Norte, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico.
Before that, he had won against Jason Canoy on 6th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Gasmart Stadium, Baja California.
He had beat Shinsuke Yamanaka on 1st March 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBC World Bantamweight and The Ring Bantamweight championship fight at Kokugikan, Tokyo, Japan.
Nery's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 25 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
What time did Nery vs Alameda start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Mohegan Sun Arena, Connecticut, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Nery vs Alameda?
Luis Nery was a 1/25 (-2500) favourite going into the contest, while Aaron Alameda made his way into the ring at 37/4 (+930) with oddsmakers.