Pechanga Resort & Casino, California, United States
Tape rankings @ Cruiserweight
Who won Tabiti vs Graves?
Andrew Tabiti beat Quantis Graves by technical knockout in the 6th round on Friday 24th February 2017 at Pechanga Resort & Casino in California.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Andrew Tabiti.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Tabiti vs Graves stats
Andrew Tabiti stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Quantis Graves made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 11 wins and 2 draws, with 4 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Tabiti had a massive power advantage over Graves, boosting at 85% knock out percentage over Graves' 36%.
Andrew Tabiti was the younger man by 7 years, at 32 years old.
Graves had a height advantage of 1 inch over Tabiti.
Both Andrew Tabiti & Quantis Graves fought out of an orthodox stance.
Tabiti's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Graves', having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 year and 11 months later than Graves, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 12 more professional rounds, 86 to Graves' 74.
Tabiti vs Graves form
Tabiti had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Lateef Kayode on 11th May 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Steve Cunningham on 26th August 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Quantis Graves on 24th February 2017 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Pechanga Resort & Casino, California.
Before that, he had defeated Keith Tapia on 13th May 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Las Vegas.
He had won against Tamas Lodi on 29th September 2015 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Palms Casino and Resort, Pearl Theater, Las Vegas.
Tabiti's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Tabiti vs Graves?
Andrew Tabiti was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Quantis Graves made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.