Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Nova vs Encarnacion?
Abraham Nova beat William Encarnacion by technical knockout in the 8th round on Saturday 15th January 2022 at Turning Stone Resort & Casino in New York.
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 Joe Smith Jr's and Steve Geffrard's clash for the WBO World Light heavyweight championship.
Nova vs Encarnacion stats
Abraham Nova stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
William Encarnacion made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 17 wins and 0 draws, with 14 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Encarnacion had advantage in power over Nova, with a 82% knock out percentage over Nova's 70%.
Abraham Nova was the younger man by 33 years, at years old.
Nova had a height advantage of 3 inches over Encarnacion.
Both Abraham Nova & William Encarnacion fought out of an orthodox stance.
Nova was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 6 months later than Encarnacion, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 22 more professional rounds, 94 to Encarnacion's 72.
What time did Nova vs Encarnacion start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM EST / 6:00 PM PST at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States, which was around 2:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Nova vs Encarnacion?
Abraham Nova was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while William Encarnacion made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.