Jul 20 2019
Saturday

MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States

12 rounds contest @ Welterweight
23-4-0
UD 12

Score cards

  • 119-107
  • 119-107
  • 119-107
UD 12
28-0-1

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The tape

36
Age
33
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
5' 7" / 171 cm
68.9" / 175 cm
Reach
72.8" / 185 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

SDUDTKOTKOUD
Form
UDTKOUDUDKO
23
Wins
28
11
By KO
19
48
KO%
68
4
Loses
0
0
Draws
1
2010
Debut
2008

Tape rankings @ Welterweight

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The Ring
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WBA
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5
WBC
-
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WBO
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IBF
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Yordenis Ugas vs Omar Figueroa Jr report

Who won Ugas vs Figueroa Jr?

Yordenis Ugas beat Omar Figueroa Jr by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 20th July 2019 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as 119-107, 119-107, 119-107 in favor of winner Yordenis Ugas.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

This fight appeared on the undercard of Manny Pacquiao beating Keith Thurman for the WBA Super World Welterweight championship. Also, on the undercard Caleb Plant beat Mike Lee for the IBF World Super Middleweight belt, Luis Nery defeated Juan Carlos Payano, Efe Ajagba was victorious over Ali Eren Demirezen and Sergey Lipinets beat Jayar Inson.

Ugas vs Figueroa Jr stats

Yordenis Ugas stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Omar Figueroa Jr made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 28 wins and 1 draw, with 19 of those by knock out.

The stats suggested Figueroa Jr had advantage in power over Ugas, with a 68% knock out percentage over Ugas' 48%.

Yordenis Ugas was the older man by 3 years, at 36 years old.

Ugas had a height advantage of 2 inches over Figueroa Jr. Despite this, Figueroa Jr had 4-inch reach advantage.

Both Yordenis Ugas & Omar Figueroa Jr fought out of an orthodox stance.

Ugas was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 2 year later than Figueroa Jr, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 56 more professional rounds, 218 to Figueroa Jr's 162.

Yordenis Ugas went into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBC at welterweight.

Ugas vs Figueroa Jr form

Ugas had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Manny Pacquiao on 21st August 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Welterweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Abel Ramos on 6th September 2020 by split decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California.

Going into that contest, he had beat Mike Dallas Jr on 1st February 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Mississippi.

Before that, he had defeated Omar Figueroa Jr on 20th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

He had been beaten by Shawn Porter on 9th March 2019 by split decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.

Figueroa Jr had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Robert Guerrero on 15th July 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Nassau Coliseum, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Antonio DeMarco on 12th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Ricky Burns on 9th May 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at State Farm Arena, Hidalgo.

Before that, he had beat Daniel Estrada on 16th August 2014 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.

He had won against Jerry Belmontes on 26th April 2014 by split decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Yordenis Ugas had been fighting more than Omar Figueroa Jr.

Going to this contest, Yordenis Ugas had last fought 1 year, 5 months and 10 days ago, while Omar Figueroa Jr's last outing had been 5 years, 6 months and 16 days ago.

Ugas' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.

Figueroa Jr's last 5 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 9 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.

What time did Ugas vs Figueroa Jr start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who broadcast Ugas vs Figueroa Jr?

Ugas vs Figueroa Jr was broadcast on FOX Sports PPV in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by ITV Box Office.

What were the odds on Ugas vs Figueroa Jr?

Yordenis Ugas was a 1/4 (-400) favourite going into the contest, while Omar Figueroa Jr made his way into the ring at 11/4 (+280) with oddsmakers.

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Result

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Ugas
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Yordenis Ugas

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