Shishkin vs Riojas Info
Vladimir Shishkin beat Oscar Riojas by technical knockout in the 9th round on Thursday 20th August 2020 at Detroit in Michigan.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Shishkin vs Riojas stats
Vladimir Shishkin stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of wins, zero loses and 6 draws.
Oscar Riojas made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 1 loss and 10 draws.
The stats suggested that Shishkin and Riojas have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Vladimir Shishkin was the younger man by 7 years, at 29 years old.
Shishkin had a height advantage of 2 inches over Riojas.
Both Vladimir Shishkin & Oscar Riojas fought out of an orthodox stance.
Shishkin was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 18 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 year and 5 months later than Riojas, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 117 less professional rounds, 76 to Riojas' 193.
Vladimir Shishkin went into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBC in the 168lb division.
Shishkin vs Riojas form
Shishkin remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Ulises Sierra on 17th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at WinnaVegas Casino & Resort, Iowa, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat DeAndre Ware on 23rd August 2019 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.
Going into that contest, he had won against Nadjib Mohammedi on 13th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Ekaterinburg Expo, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Before that, he had beat Gasan Gasanov on 21st July 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Olimpiyskiy, Moscow.
He had defeated Sergey Khomitsky on 30th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Zimniy Stadion, Saint Petersburg.
Riojas had lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Steven Nelson on 13th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at CHI Health Center, Nebraska, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Derrick Webster on 1st June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Claridge Hotel & Casino, New Jersey.
Shishkin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 7 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
Riojas' last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What time did Shishkin vs Riojas start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 pm EST / 8:00 pm PST at Detroit, Michigan, United States, which was around 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Shishkin vs Riojas?
Shishkin vs Riojas was broadcast on UFC Fight Pass in the US.