Jul 25 2015
Saturday

Palms Casino and Resort, Pearl Theater, Las Vegas, United States

12 rounds contest
@ Cruiserweight
15-2-0 
UD 12

Score cards

  • 116-112
  • 116-112
  • 116-112
UD 12
31-1-1

Belts on The Line

Vacant WBA Interim World Cruiserweight Championship

The tape

38
Age
42
6' 2" / 188 cm
Height
6' 2" / 188 cm
74" / 188 cm
Reach
79.9" / 203 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

RTDSDTKOUDTKO
Form
TKOUDKOTKOTKO
15
Wins
31
10
By KO
20
67
KO%
65
2
Loses
1
Draws
1
2007
Debut
2003

Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight

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Beibut Shumenov vs BJ Flores report

Who won Shumenov vs Flores?

Beibut Shumenov beat BJ Flores by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 25th July 2015 at Palms Casino and Resort, Pearl Theater in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as 116-112, 116-112, 116-112 in favor of winner Beibut Shumenov.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).

Shumenov vs Flores stats

Beibut Shumenov stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0  draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

BJ Flores made his way to the ring with a record of 31 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 20 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Shumenov had a slight advantage in power over Flores, with a 67% knock out percentage over Flores' 65%.

Beibut Shumenov was the younger man by 4 years, at 38 years old.

Flores had 6-inch reach advantage.

Both Beibut Shumenov & BJ Flores fought out of an orthodox stance.

Shumenov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2007, 4 year and 6 months later than Flores, whose first professional fight was in 2003. He had fought 43 less professional rounds, 149 to Flores' 192.

Shumenov vs Flores form

Shumenov had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Junior Anthony Wright on 21st May 2016 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA World Cruiserweight championship fight at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated BJ Flores on 25th July 2015 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Cruiserweight championship fight at Palms Casino and Resort, Pearl Theater, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Bobby Thomas Jr on 13th December 2014 by technical knockout in the 5th round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had been beaten by Bernard Hopkins on 19th April 2014 by split decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight and IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at DC Armory, Washington.

He had won against Tamas Kovacs on 14th December 2013 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Alamodome, San Antonio.

Flores had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Roberto Santos on 21st May 2016 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had lost to Beibut Shumenov on 25th July 2015 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Cruiserweight championship fight at Palms Casino and Resort, Pearl Theater, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Kevin Engel on 8th October 2014 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Biloxi.

Before that, he had defeated Anthony Caputo Smith on 27th June 2014 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas.

Hehad won against Adam Collins on 10th May 2014 by knockout in the 1st round at USC Galen Center, Los Angeles.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, BJ Flores had been fighting more than Beibut Shumenov.

Going to this contest, Beibut Shumenov had last fought 5 years, 5 months and 6 days ago, while BJ Flores' last outing had been 5 years, 5 months and 6 days ago.

Shumenov's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 10 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.4 rounds on average.

Flores' last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 5 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Shumenov vs Flores?

Beibut Shumenov was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while BJ Flores made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.

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