Viloria vs Dalakian Info
Artem Dalakian beat Brian Viloria by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 24th February 2018 at Forum in Inglewood.
The scorecards were announced as 109-118, 109-118, 109-118 in favor of winner Artem Dalakian.
The fight took place over rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 KG).
This contest was for the WBA flyweight championship of the world.
Viloria vs Dalakian stats
Brian Viloria stepped into the ring with a record of 38 wins, 5 loses and draws.
Artem Dalakian made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and draws.
The stats suggested that Viloria and Dalakian have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Brian Viloria was the older man by 7 years, at 40 years old.
Dalakian had a height advantage of 1 inch over Viloria.
Both Brian Viloria & Artem Dalakian fought out of an orthodox stance.
Viloria was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 28 more fights, and made his debut in 2001, 10 years and 3 months earlier than Dalakian, who’s first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 222 more professional rounds, 345 to Dalakian's 123.
Brian Viloria went into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBA in the 112lb division.
Artem Dalakian was ranked number 1 by the WBA in the 112lb division.
Viloria vs Dalakian form
Brian Viloria had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Miguel Cartagena on 9th September 2017 by knockout in the 5th round at StubHub Center, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez on 17th October 2015 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Flyweight and The Ring Flyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Going into that contest, he had beat Omar Soto on 25th July 2015 by knockout in the 1st round at Florentine Gardens, Hollywood.
Before that, he had won against Armando Vazquez on 6th December 2014 by knockout in the 4th round at Civic Auditorium, Glendale.
He had beat Jose Alfredo Zuniga on 19th July 2014 by knockout in the 5th round at Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China.
Artem Dalakian remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Luis Manuel Macias on 22nd April 2017 by knockout in the 6th round at Parkovy Convention Centre, Kiev, Ukraine.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jozsef Ajtai on 6th November 2016 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Parkovy Convention Centre, Kiev.
Going into that contest, he had won against Silvio Olteanu on 14th May 2016 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Parkovy Convention Centre, Kiev.
Before that, he had defeated Robert Kanalas on 5th December 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Stereo Plaza, Kiev.
Viloria's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years 1 month and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.8 rounds on average.
Dalakian's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year 4 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.5 rounds on average.
What time did Viloria vs Dalakian start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm EST / 5:00 pm PST at Forum, Inglewood, United States, which was around 1:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Viloria vs Dalakian?
Viloria vs Dalakian was broadcast on HBO in the US.