DC Armory, Washington, United States
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Porter vs Malignaggi?
Shawn Porter beat Paulie Malignaggi by technical knockout in the 4th round on Saturday 19th April 2014 at DC Armory in Washington.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This contest was for the IBF welterweight championship of the world.
Porter vs Malignaggi stats
Shawn Porter stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 23 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Paulie Malignaggi made his way to the ring with a record of 33 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Porter had a massive power advantage over Malignaggi, boosting at 61% knock out percentage over Malignaggi's 21%.
Shawn Porter was the younger man by 7 years, at 35 years old.
Malignaggi had a height advantage of 1 inch over Porter. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Shawn Porter & Paulie Malignaggi fought out of an orthodox stance.
Porter was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 7 year and 2 months later than Malignaggi, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 109 less professional rounds, 253 to Malignaggi's 362.
Porter vs Malignaggi form
Porter had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Danny Garcia on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Adrian Granados on 4th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had beat Andre Berto on 22nd April 2017 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had been beaten by Keith Thurman on 25th June 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
He had defeated Adrien Broner on 20th June 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Porter's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 7 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 57 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.4 rounds on average.
What time did Porter vs Malignaggi start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 12:00 AM EST / 9:00 PM PST at DC Armory, Washington, United States, which was around 5:00 AM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Porter vs Malignaggi?
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