Biloxi, Mississippi, United States
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Nyambayar vs Escandon?
Tugstsogt Nyambayar beat Oscar Escandon by knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 26th May 2018 at Biloxi in Mississippi.
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).
Nyambayar vs Escandon stats
Back in May 2018, Tugstsogt Nyambayar stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 9 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Oscar Escandon made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Nyambayar had a large advantage in power over Escandon, boosting at 89% knock out percentage over Escandon's 68%.
Tugstsogt Nyambayar was the younger man by 8 years, at 26 years old.
Nyambayar had a height advantage of 7 inches over Escandon. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Both Tugstsogt Nyambayar & Oscar Escandon fought out of an orthodox stance.
Nyambayar was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 19 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 6 year and 9 months later than Escandon, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 84 less professional rounds, 96 to Escandon's 180.
Nyambayar vs Escandon form
Escandon had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Gary Russell Jr on 20th May 2017 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Featherweight championship fight at MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Robinson Castellanos on 5th March 2016 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Featherweight championship fight at DC Armory, Washington.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Moises Flores on 18th April 2015 by split decision in their WBA Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.
Before that, he had beat Tyson Cave on 11th December 2014 by split decision in their WBA Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula.
He had won against Julian Evaristo Aristule on 8th August 2014 by knockout in the 6th round at Polideportivo Fray Mamerto Esquiú, Catamarca, Argentina.
Nyambayar's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 23 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.7 rounds on average.
Escandon's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What time did Nyambayar vs Escandon start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Biloxi, Mississippi, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Nyambayar vs Escandon?
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