Salón Múltiple de la Sociedad Española, Villada, Argentina
Tape rankings @ Super Featherweight
Who won Barros vs Barboza?
Jonathan Victor Barros beat Pablo Martin Barboza by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 19th December 2015 at Salón Múltiple de la Sociedad Española in Villada.
The scorecards were announced as 97-92, 97-92, 97-92 in favor of winner Jonathan Victor Barros.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
Barros vs Barboza stats
Jonathan Victor Barros stepped into the ring with a record of 39 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Pablo Martin Barboza made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Barros had advantage in power over Barboza, with a 56% knock out percentage over Barboza's 38%.
Jonathan Victor Barros was the older man by 1 year, at 37 years old.
Jonathan Victor Barros fought out of the orthodox stance, while Pablo Martin Barboza was a southpaw.
Barros was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2004, 4 years earlier than Barboza, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 85 more professional rounds, 290 to Barboza's 205.
Barros vs Barboza form
Barros 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 Miguel Berchelt on 23rd June 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBC World Super Featherweight championship fight at Polyforum Zam Na, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Lee Selby on 15th July 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Satoshi Hosono on 3rd October 2016 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Korakuen Hall, Japan.
Before that, he had beat Pablo Martin Barboza on 19th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Salón Múltiple de la Sociedad Española, Villada, Argentina.
He had won against Sergio Eduardo Gonzalez on 14th March 2015 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Club Sportivo Las Parejas, Las Parejas.
Barros' last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 7 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Barros vs Barboza?
Jonathan Victor Barros was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Pablo Martin Barboza made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.