Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Yeleussinov vs Indongo?
Daniyar Yeleussinov beat Julius Indongo by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Friday 27th November 2020 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Florida.
The fight took place over 2 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Yeleussinov vs Indongo stats
Daniyar Yeleussinov stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 9 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Julius Indongo made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Yeleussinov had a slight advantage in power over Indongo, with a 56% knock out percentage over Indongo's 52%.
Daniyar Yeleussinov was the younger man by 8 years, at 29 years old.
Indongo had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Daniyar Yeleussinov & Julius Indongo fought out of a southpaw stance.
Yeleussinov was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 8 year and 9 months later than Indongo, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 93 less professional rounds, 41 to Indongo's 134.
Yeleussinov vs Indongo form
Yeleussinov remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Alan Sanchez on 20th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Arizona, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Reshard Hicks on 13th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York.
Going into that contest, he had beat Luis Norambuena on 25th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.
Before that, he had defeated Silverio Ortiz on 15th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.
Indongo had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Ricky Burns on 15th April 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Lightweight and IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Eduard Troyanovsky on 3rd December 2016 by knockout in the 1st round in their IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Khodynka Ice Palace, Moscow, Russia.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Fabian Lyimo on 6th August 2016 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Windhoek Country Club Resort, Windhoek, Namibia.
Before that, he had beat Allan Kamote on 26th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Windhoek Country Club Resort, Windhoek.
He had won against Zolani Marali on 3rd October 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Windhoek Country Club Resort, Windhoek.
Yeleussinov's last 4 fights had come over a period of 9 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
Indongo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What time did Yeleussinov vs Indongo start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm EST / 5:00 pm PST at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States, which was around 1:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Yeleussinov vs Indongo?
Yeleussinov vs Indongo was broadcast on DAZN in the US.