Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Ortiz vs Scott?
Luis Ortiz beat Malik Scott by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 12th November 2016 at Salle des Étoiles in Monte Carlo.
The scorecards were announced as 120-105, 120-106, 119-106 in favor of winner Luis Ortiz.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Ortiz vs Scott stats
Luis Ortiz stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 25 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Malik Scott made his way to the ring with a record of 38 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ortiz had a massive power advantage over Scott, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Scott's 34%.
Luis Ortiz was the older man by 2 years, at 43 years old.
Ortiz had 3-inch reach advantage.
Luis Ortiz fought out of the southpaw stance, while Malik Scott was an orthodox fighter.
Ortiz was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 9 year and 3 months later than Scott, whose first professional fight was in 2000. He had fought 88 less professional rounds, 168 to Scott's 256.
Ortiz vs Scott form
Ortiz had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Christian Hammer on 2nd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Travis Kauffman on 1st December 2018 by knockout in the 10th round at Staples Center, LA.
Going into that contest, he had beat Razvan Cojanu on 28th July 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Staples Center, LA.
Before that, he had been beaten by Deontay Wilder on 3rd March 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
He had defeated David Allen on 10th December 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Ortiz's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 5 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
Scott's last 2 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 9 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 years and 5 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
What time did Ortiz vs Scott start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:30 PM UTC at Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco, which was 5:30 PM EST or 2:30 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:30 PM GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Ortiz vs Scott?
Ortiz vs Scott was broadcast on Sky Sports 2 in the UK.
What were the odds on Ortiz vs Scott?
Luis Ortiz was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Malik Scott made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.