Who won Nicolson vs Alvarez?
Skye Nicolson beat Tania Alvarez by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 4th February 2023 at Madison Square Garden Theater in New York.
The scorecards were announced as 98-92, 97-93, 100-90 in favor of winner Skye Nicolson.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Amanda Serrano beating Erika Cruz. Also, on the undercard Richardson Hitchins beat John Bauza, Alycia Baumgardner defeated Elhem Mekhaled and Shadasia Green was victorious over Elin Cederroos.
Nicolson vs Alvarez stats
Back in February 2023, Skye Nicolson stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 5 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Tania Alvarez made her way to the ring with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws.
Skye Nicolson was the older woman by 7 years, at 28 years old.
Alvarez had a height advantage of 1 inch over Nicolson.
Skye Nicolson fought out of the southpaw stance, while Tania Alvarez was an orthodox fighter.
Nicolson's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Alvarez's, having had 2 less fights, and made her debut in 2022, 5 months later than Alvarez, whose first professional fight was in 2021. She had fought 28 more professional rounds, 73 to Alvarez's 45.
Nicolson vs Alvarez form
Nicolson remained undefeated as a professional.
In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had won against Krystina Jacobs on 15th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at South Bank Piazza, South Brisbane, Australia.
Previous to that, she had won against Gabriela Bouvier on 4th July 2022 by points in the 8th round at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, she had beat Shanecqua Paisley Davis on 30th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Before that, she had defeated Bec Connolly on 26th March 2022 by points in the 6th round at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom.
She had won against Jessica Juarez on 5th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Pechanga Arena, San Diego, United States.
Nicolson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 10 months and 30 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 2 months and 8 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
What time did Nicolson vs Alvarez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM EST / 4:00 PM PST at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York, United States, which was around 12:00 AM GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Nicolson vs Alvarez?
What were the odds on Nicolson vs Alvarez?
Skye Nicolson was a 1/33 (-3300) favourite going into the contest, while Tania Alvarez made her way into the ring at 9/1 (+900) with oddsmakers.