Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Shishkin vs Sierra?
Vladimir Shishkin beat Ulises Sierra by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 17th January 2020 at WinnaVegas Casino & Resort in Iowa.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 100-90, 99-91 in favor of winner Vladimir Shishkin.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Shohjahon Ergashev beating Adrian Estrella. Also, on the undercard Jarico O’Quinn defeated Oscar Vasquez.
Shishkin vs Sierra stats
Vladimir Shishkin stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 9 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ulises Sierra made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 2 draws, with 9 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Shishkin had a slight advantage in power over Sierra, with a 67% knock out percentage over Sierra's 60%.
Vladimir Shishkin was the younger man by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Both Vladimir Shishkin & Ulises Sierra fought out of an orthodox stance.
Shishkin was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 4 year and 1 month later than Sierra, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 11 more professional rounds, 86 to Sierra's 75.
Vladimir Shishkin went into the fight ranked number 12 by the WBC at super middleweight.
Shishkin vs Sierra form
Shishkin remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Oscar Riojas on 20th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Detroit, Michigan, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ulises Sierra on 17th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at WinnaVegas Casino & Resort, Iowa.
Going into that contest, he had beat DeAndre Ware on 23rd August 2019 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.
Before that, he had won against Nadjib Mohammedi on 13th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Ekaterinburg Expo, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
He had beat Gasan Gasanov on 21st July 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Olimpiyskiy, Moscow.
Shishkin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
What time did Shishkin vs Sierra start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at WinnaVegas Casino & Resort, Iowa, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Shishkin vs Sierra?
The fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by BoxNation.
What were the odds on Shishkin vs Sierra?
Vladimir Shishkin was a 1/50 (-4999) favourite going into the contest, while Ulises Sierra made his way into the ring at 12/1 (+1200) with oddsmakers.