The SSE Arena, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Super Flyweight
Who won Barnes vs Quezada?
Paddy Barnes beat Eliecer Quezada by knockout in the 6th round on Saturday 18th November 2017 at The SSE Arena in Northern Ireland.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Barnes vs Quezada stats
Paddy Barnes stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 4 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Eliecer Quezada made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 6 loses and 3 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Quezada had a massive power advantage over Barnes, boosting at 38% knock out percentage over Barnes' 0%.
Paddy Barnes was the older man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Quezada had a height advantage of 2 inches over Barnes. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Paddy Barnes & Eliecer Quezada fought out of an orthodox stance.
Barnes was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 26 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 7 year and 8 months later than Quezada, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 134 less professional rounds, 52 to Quezada's 186.
Barnes vs Quezada form
Barnes had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Oscar Mojica on 17th March 2019 by split decision in their 6 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Cristofer Rosales on 18th August 2018 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Eliecer Quezada on 18th November 2017 by knockout in the 6th round at The SSE Arena, Northern Ireland.
Before that, he had beat Juan Hinostroza on 6th October 2017 by points in the 6th round at Meadowbank Sports Centre, Scotland.
He had won against Silvio Olteanu on 17th June 2017 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Waterfront Hall, Northern Ireland.
Barnes' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Barnes vs Quezada?
Paddy Barnes was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Eliecer Quezada made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.