Parejo vs Zhakiyanov Info
Zhanat Zhakiyanov beat Yonfrez Parejo by split decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 7th November 2015 at Salle des Étoiles in Monte Carlo.
The scorecards were announced as 113-115, 116-112, 113-116 in favor of winner Zhanat Zhakiyanov.
The fight took place over rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
This contest was for the vacant bantamweight championship of the world.
Parejo vs Zhakiyanov stats
Yonfrez Parejo stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Zhanat Zhakiyanov made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 18 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Zhakiyanov had a large advantage in power over Parejo, boosting at 72% knock out percentage over Parejo's 47%.
Yonfrez Parejo was the younger man by 2 years, at 34 years old.
Both Yonfrez Parejo & Zhanat Zhakiyanov fought out of an orthodox stance.
Parejo was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 2 year and 2 months later than Zhakiyanov, who’s first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 31 more professional rounds, 173 to Zhakiyanov's 142.
Parejo vs Zhakiyanov form
Zhanat Zhakiyanov had stopped all of his last 3 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Hector Rolando Gusman on 9th May 2015 by knockout in the 6th round at Gymnasium of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Vratsa, Bulgaria.
Previous to that, he had won against Roberto Lerio on 8th November 2014 by knockout in the 2nd round at Sleeman Sports Complex - Theatre, Chandler, Australia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Gagi Edisherashvili on 10th September 2014 by knockout in the 1st round at Moulin Rouge Club, Minsk, Belarus.
Parejo's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted 0 rounds on average.
Zhakiyanov's last 3 fights had come over a period of 7 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.