DBL Arena, Surabaya, Indonesia
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Yordan vs Awuku?
Daud Yordan beat Maxwell Awuku by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 6th June 2015 at DBL Arena in Surabaya.
The scorecards were announced as 115-112, 117-110, 114-113 in favor of winner Daud Yordan.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Yordan vs Awuku stats
Daud Yordan stepped into the ring with a record of 33 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 24 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Maxwell Awuku made his way to the ring with a record of 40 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 26 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Yordan had a slight advantage in power over Awuku, with a 73% knock out percentage over Awuku's 65%.
Daud Yordan was the older man by 34 years, at 34 years old.
Awuku had a height advantage of 2 inches over Yordan.
Daud Yordan fought out of the orthodox stance, while Maxwell Awuku was a southpaw.
Yordan was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2005, 2 year and 9 months later than Awuku, whose first professional fight was in 2002. He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 279 to Awuku's 279.
Yordan's last 2 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 5 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 years, 2 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Yordan vs Awuku?
Daud Yordan was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Maxwell Awuku made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.