Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Robinson vs Ugas?
Yordenis Ugas beat Ray Robinson by technical knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 17th February 2018 at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Events Center in Nevada.
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).
Robinson vs Ugas stats
Yordenis Ugas stepped into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws.
Ray Robinson made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws.
The stats suggested that Ugas and Robinson have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Yordenis Ugas was the same age as Ray Robinson, at 35 years old.
Robinson had a height advantage of 1 inch over Ugas. That also extended to a 9-inch reach advantage.
Yordenis Ugas fought out of the orthodox stance, while Ray Robinson was a southpaw.
Ugas was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 year and 7 months later than Robinson, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 37 more professional rounds, 208 to Robinson's 171.
Yordenis Ugas went into the fight ranked number 7 by the WBC, 14 by the WBO and 11 by the IBF at welterweight.
Ray Robinson was ranked number 14 by the IBF in the 147lb division.
Ugas' last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 3 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
What time did Robinson vs Ugas start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Events Center, Nevada, United States, which was around 1:00 AM GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Robinson vs Ugas?
Robinson vs Ugas was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.
What were the odds on Robinson vs Ugas?
Yordenis Ugas was a 11/25 (-227) favourite going into the contest, while Ray Robinson made his way into the ring at 7/4 (+175) with oddsmakers.