First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Warrington vs Amagasa?
Josh Warrington beat Hisashi Amagasa by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 16th April 2016 at First Direct Arena in Leeds.
The scorecards were announced as 117-111, 118-111, 120-107 in favor of winner Josh Warrington.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Warrington vs Amagasa stats
Back in April 2016, Josh Warrington stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 22 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Hisashi Amagasa made his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 5 loses and 2 draws, with 20 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Amagasa had a massive power advantage over Warrington, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Warrington's 18%.
Josh Warrington was the younger man by 5 years, at 26 years old.
Amagasa had a height advantage of 3 inches over Warrington. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Josh Warrington & Hisashi Amagasa fought out of an orthodox stance.
Warrington was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 15 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 4 year and 10 months later than Amagasa, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 34 more professional rounds, 268 to Amagasa's 234.
Warrington's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 1 month and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.7 rounds on average.
Amagasa's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
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