Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Tape rankings @ Super Bantamweight
Who won Teshigawara vs Omori?
Hiroaki Teshigawara beat Shohei Omori by technical knockout in the 12th round on Thursday 8th August 2019 at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo.
The fight took place over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Teshigawara vs Omori stats
Hiroaki Teshigawara stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Shohei Omori made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Omori had advantage in power over Teshigawara, with a 75% knock out percentage over Teshigawara's 63%.
Hiroaki Teshigawara was the older man by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Omori had a height advantage of 1 inch over Teshigawara.
Hiroaki Teshigawara fought out of the orthodox stance, while Shohei Omori was a southpaw.
Teshigawara was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 3 months later than Omori, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 62 more professional rounds, 153 to Omori's 91.
Hiroaki Teshigawara went into the fight ranked number 8 by the IBF in the 122lb division.
Shohei Omori was ranked number 15 by the WBC in the 122lb division.
Teshigawara vs Omori form
Omori had lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Marlon Tapales on 23rd April 2017 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBO World Bantamweight championship fight at EDION Arena Osaka, Osaka, Japan.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Marlon Tapales on 16th December 2015 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Shimazu Arena, Kyoto.
Omori's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 4 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.5 rounds on average.