Xu vs Robles III Info
Can Xu beat Manny Robles III by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 23rd November 2019 at Fantasy Springs Casino in California.
The scorecards were announced as 118-110, 120-108, 119-109 in favor of winner Can Xu.
The fight took place over rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
This contest was for the WBA featherweight championship of the world.
Xu vs Robles III stats
Can Xu stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 2 loses and draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Manny Robles III made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins and draws, with 8 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Robles III had a large advantage in power over Xu, boosting at 44% knock out percentage over Xu's 18%.
Can Xu was the same age as Manny Robles III, at 26 years old.
Xu had a height advantage of 2 inches over Robles III. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Can Xu & Manny Robles III fought out of an orthodox stance.
Xu was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 1 month later than Robles III, who’s first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 54 more professional rounds, 166 to Robles III's 112.
Manny Robles III was ranked number 3 by the WBA in the 126lb division.
Xu vs Robles III form
Xu had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Shun Kubo on 26th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBA World Featherweight championship fight at Fuzhou, China.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jesus M Rojas on 26th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Featherweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Texas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jelbirt Gomera on 27th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Qingdao Guosen Gymnasium, Qingdao, China.
Before that, he had won against Nehomar Cermeno on 3rd October 2017 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Gym of Datong University, Datong.
He had beat Jack Asis on 7th May 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Shan Xi Normal University Stadium, Xi An.
What time did Xu vs Robles III start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 2:00 am UTC at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States, which was 9:00 pm EST or 6:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 2:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Xu vs Robles III?
Xu vs Robles III was broadcast on DAZN in the US.