Ugas vs Barrionuevo Info
Yordenis Ugas beat Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 8th September 2018 at Barclays Center in New York.
The scorecards were announced as 120-108, 120-108, 119-109 in favor of winner Yordenis Ugas.
The fight took place over rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Ugas vs Barrionuevo stats
Yordenis Ugas stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 3 loses and draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo made his way to the ring with a record of 34 wins, 3 loses and 2 draws, with 24 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Barrionuevo had a large advantage in power over Ugas, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Ugas' 50%.
Yordenis Ugas was the older man by 3 years, at 34 years old.
Yordenis Ugas fought out of the orthodox stance, while Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo was a southpaw.
Ugas was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 4 months later than Barrionuevo, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 15 more professional rounds, 196 to Barrionuevo's 181.
Yordenis Ugas went into the fight ranked number 9 by the WBC and 2 by the IBF in the 147lb division.
Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo was ranked number 8 by the WBC and 11 by the IBF in the 147lb division.
Ugas vs Barrionuevo form
Ugas had won 2 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Thomas Dulorme on 26th August 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Nelson Lara on 25th April 2017 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Fitzgerald's Casino & Hotel, Mississippi.
Ugas' last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
What time did Ugas vs Barrionuevo start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 pm EST / 8:00 pm PST at Barclays Center, New York, United States, which was around 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Ugas vs Barrionuevo?
Ugas vs Barrionuevo was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.