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Tim Tszyu vs Terrell Gausha report
Who won Tszyu vs Gausha?
Tim Tszyu beat Terrell Gausha by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 26th March 2022 at The Armory in Minneapolis.
The scorecards were announced as 114-113, 116-111, 115-112 in favor of winner Tim Tszyu.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
The undercard featured the clash of Rivera vs Adorno.
Tszyu vs Gausha stats
Tim Tszyu stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Terrell Gausha made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Tszyu had a large advantage in power over Gausha, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Gausha's 50%.
Tim Tszyu was the younger man by 7 years, at 28 years old.
Gausha had a height advantage of 1 inch over Tszyu. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Both Tim Tszyu & Terrell Gausha fought out of an orthodox stance.
Tszyu was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 4 year and 1 month later than Gausha, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 44 less professional rounds, 116 to Gausha's 160.
Tim Tszyu went into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO and 3 by the IBF at super welterweight.
Terrell Gausha was ranked number 10 by the WBO in the 154lb division.
Tszyu vs Gausha form
Tszyu remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Terrell Gausha on 26th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The Armory, Minneapolis, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Takeshi Inoue on 17th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Qudos Bank Arena, New South Wales, Australia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Dennis Hogan on 31st March 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales.
Before that, he had defeated Bowyn Morgan on 16th December 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Bankwest Stadium, New South Wales.
He had won against Jeff Horn on 26th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Queensland.
Terrell Gausha had stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Jamontay Clark on 13th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Erickson Lubin on 19th September 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Mohegan Sun Arena, Connecticut.
Going into that contest, he had drawn with Austin Trout on 25th May 2019 by split draw at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Mississippi.
Before that, he had defeated Joey Hernandez on 22nd December 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Barclays Center, New York.
He had lost to Erislandy Lara on 14th October 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Super Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Tim Tszyu had been fighting more than Terrell Gausha.
Going to this contest, Tim Tszyu had last fought 11 months and 23 days ago, while Terrell Gausha's last outing had been 2 years and 8 days ago.
Tszyu's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
Gausha's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 5 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 1 month. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
What time did Tszyu vs Gausha start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at The Armory, Minneapolis, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Tszyu vs Gausha?
Tszyu vs Gausha was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.
What were the odds on Tszyu vs Gausha?
Tim Tszyu was a 11/100 (-910) favourite going into the contest, while Terrell Gausha made his way into the ring at 11/2 (+550) with oddsmakers.
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