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Francesco Patera vs Paul Hyland Jnr report
Who won Patera vs Jnr?
Francesco Patera beat Paul Hyland Jnr by technical knockout in the 6th round on Friday 28th June 2019 at Allianz Cloud in Lombardia.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Patera vs Jnr stats
Francesco Patera stepped into the ring with a record of 21 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Paul Hyland Jnr made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hyland Jnr had a slight advantage in power over Patera, with a 35% knock out percentage over Patera's 33%.
Francesco Patera was the younger man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Patera had a height advantage of 1 inch over Hyland Jnr.
Both Francesco Patera & Paul Hyland Jnr fought out of an orthodox stance.
Patera was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 7 months earlier than Hyland Jnr, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 92 more professional rounds, 200 to Hyland Jnr's 108.
Francesco Patera went into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBC at lightweight.
Patera vs Jnr form
Patera had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 4 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Paul Hyland Jnr on 28th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Allianz Cloud, Lombardia, Italy.
Previous to that, he had defeated Marvin Petit on 16th February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Hall Omnisport de La Préalle, Liege, Belgium.
Going into that contest, he had beat Lewis Ritson on 13th October 2018 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Metro Radio Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had won against Ruben Gouveia on 19th May 2018 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Hall Omnisport de La Préalle, Liege, Belgium.
He had beat Edis Tatli on 6th May 2017 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Gatorade Center, Turku, Finland.
Patera's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 10 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
What time did Patera vs Jnr start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at Allianz Cloud, Lombardia, Italy, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Patera vs Jnr?
Patera vs Jnr was broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by DAZN.
What were the odds on Patera vs Jnr?
Francesco Patera was a 19/100 (-530) favourite going into the contest, while Paul Hyland Jnr made his way into the ring at 373/100 (+370) with oddsmakers.
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