Ali vs Perez Info
Sadam Ali beat Johan Perez by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 29th July 2017 at Casino Del Sol in Tucson.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Sadam Ali.
The fight took place over rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Ali vs Perez stats
Sadam Ali stepped into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Johan Perez made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 3 loses and 2 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Perez had a slight advantage in power over Ali, with a 68% knock out percentage over Ali's 58%.
Sadam Ali was the younger man by 6 years, at 31 years old.
Both Sadam Ali & Johan Perez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Ali was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 year and 10 months later than Perez, who’s first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 95 less professional rounds, to Perez's 95.
Sadam Ali went into the fight ranked number 8 by the IBF in the 147lb division.
Ali vs Perez form
Ali had beaten 2 of his last 3 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Jorge Silva on 28th January 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, USA.
Previous to that, he had defeated Saul Corral on 17th September 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jessie Vargas on 5th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at DC Armory, Washington.
Ali's last 3 fights had come over a period of 10 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.3 rounds on average.
Perez's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted 0 rounds on average.
What time did Ali vs Perez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 pm EST / 8:00 pm PST at Casino Del Sol, Tucson, United States, which was around 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Ali vs Perez?
Ali vs Perez was broadcast on ESPN in the US.