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Luis Alberto Lopez vs Mauricio Lara preview
When is Alberto Lopez vs Lara?
Luis Alberto Lopez could potentially square off against Mauricio Lara in Summer 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Alberto Lopez vs Lara stats
Luis Alberto Lopez would step into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mauricio Lara would make his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 19 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Lara would have advantage in power over Lopez, with a 73% knock out percentage over Lopez's 57%.
Luis Alberto Lopez is the older man by 4 years, at 29 years old.
Lara has a height advantage of 3 inches over Lopez. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Both Luis Alberto Lopez & Mauricio Lara fight out of an orthodox stance.
Lopez is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2015, 27 days later than Lara, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 26 more professional rounds, 163 to Lara's 137.
Alberto Lopez vs Lara form
Lopez has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he defeated Michael Conlan on 27th May 2023 by knockout in the 5th round in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at The SSE Arena (Odyssey Arena), Belfast, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Josh Warrington on 10th December 2022 by majority decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at First Direct Arena, Leeds.
Going into that contest, he had beat Isaac Lowe on 3rd December 2021 by knockout in the 7th round at York Hall, London.
Before that, he had won against Gabriel Flores Jr on 10th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Casino Del Sol, Arizona, United States.
He had beat Andy Vences on 7th July 2020 by split decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Mauricio Lara has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Leigh Wood on 27th May 2023 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Featherweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Leigh Wood on 18th February 2023 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Featherweight championship fight at Nottingham Arena, Nottingham.
Going into that contest, he had won against Jose Sanmartin on 22nd October 2022 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Plaza de Toros, Mexico City, Mexico.
Before that, he had defeated Emilio Sanchez on 5th March 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Pechanga Arena, California, United States.
He had drawn with Josh Warrington on 4th September 2021 by technical draw in their 1 round contest at Emerald Headingley Stadium, Leeds, United Kingdom.
In terms of recent activity, Mauricio Lara has been fighting more than Luis Alberto Lopez.
Luis Alberto Lopez last fought 15 days ago, while Mauricio Lara's last outing was 15 days ago.
Lopez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Lara's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.2 rounds on average.
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