Save Mart Arena, California, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Okada vs Coria?
Hiroki Okada beat Cristian Rafael Coria by split decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 14th September 2018 at Save Mart Arena in California.
The scorecards were announced as 95-94, 94-95, 95-94 in favor of winner Hiroki Okada.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Jose Carlos Ramirez's and Antonio Orozco's clash for the WBC World Super Lightweight championship.
Okada vs Coria stats
Hiroki Okada stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Cristian Rafael Coria made his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 6 loses and 2 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Okada had a massive power advantage over Coria, boosting at 72% knock out percentage over Coria's 41%.
Hiroki Okada was the younger man by 8 years, at 32 years old.
Both Hiroki Okada & Cristian Rafael Coria fought out of an orthodox stance.
Okada was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 5 year and 5 months later than Coria, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 97 less professional rounds, 119 to Coria's 216.
Hiroki Okada went into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA, 10 by the WBC, 3 by the WBO and 5 by the IBF at super lightweight.
Okada's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 9 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.
What time did Okada vs Coria start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM EST / 6:00 PM PST at Save Mart Arena, California, United States, which was around 2:00 AM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Okada vs Coria?
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