Alvarado vs Gutierrez Info
Rene Alvarado beat Roger Gutierrez by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 2nd January 2021 at American Airlines Center in Texas.
The scorecards were announced as 112-113, 112-113, 112-113 in favor of winner Rene Alvarado.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
This contest was for the WBA super featherweight championship of the world.
Alvarado vs Gutierrez stats
Rene Alvarado stepped into the ring with a record of 32 wins, 8 loses and draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Roger Gutierrez made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 20 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Gutierrez had advantage in power over Alvarado, with a 83% knock out percentage over Alvarado's 66%.
Rene Alvarado was the older man by 6 years, at 31 years old.
Gutierrez had a height advantage of 3 inches over Alvarado. Despite this, he had 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Rene Alvarado & Roger Gutierrez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Alvarado was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 5 years and 5 months earlier than Gutierrez, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 139 more professional rounds, 246 to Gutierrez's 107.
Roger Gutierrez was ranked number 3 by the WBA in the 130lb division.
Alvarado vs Gutierrez form
Gutierrez had won 4 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Andres Tapia on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Auditorio del Estado, Baja California, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had won against Angel Mujica on 19th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Centro Recreacional Yesterday, Turmero, Venezuela.
Going into that contest, he had beat Eduardo Hernandez on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Leonardo Padilla on 20th December 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Plaza de La Paz, Cartagena, Colombia.
Gutierrez's last 4 fights had come over a period of 11 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.8 rounds on average.
What time did Alvarado vs Gutierrez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 5:00 pm EST / 2:00 pm PST at American Airlines Center, Texas, United States, which was around 10:00 pm GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Alvarado vs Gutierrez?
Alvarado vs Gutierrez was broadcast on DAZN in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by DAZN Global (UK).