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Who won Berchelt vs Barros?
Miguel Berchelt beat Jonathan Victor Barros by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 23rd June 2018 at Polyforum Zam Na in Merida, Yucatan.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 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 vacant WBC super featherweight championship of the world.
Berchelt vs Barros stats
Miguel Berchelt stepped into the ring with a record of 33 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 29 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jonathan Victor Barros made his way to the ring with a record of 41 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, with 22 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Berchelt had a massive power advantage over Barros, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Barros' 54%.
Miguel Berchelt was the younger man by 8 years, at 30 years old.
Barros had a height advantage of 2 inches over Berchelt. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Both Miguel Berchelt & Jonathan Victor Barros fought out of an orthodox stance.
Berchelt was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 6 year and 7 months later than Barros, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 169 more professional rounds, 169 to Barros' 0.
Berchelt vs Barros form
Miguel Berchelt had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Oscar Valdez on 20th February 2021 by knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Super Featherweight championship fight at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Eleazar Valenzuela on 27th June 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Gimnasio TV Azteca, Distrito Federal, Mexico.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jason Sosa on 2nd November 2019 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBC World Super Featherweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Francisco Vargas on 11th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Super Featherweight championship fight at Convention Center, Tucson.
He had won against Miguel Roman on 3rd November 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Super Featherweight championship fight at Don Haskins, El Paso, Texas.
Barros had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Lee Selby on 15th July 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Satoshi Hosono on 3rd October 2016 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Korakuen Hall, Japan.
Going into that contest, 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.
Before that, 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.
He had beat Sergio Javier Escobar on 25th October 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Club Atlético Talleres, Villa Gobernador Galvez.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Miguel Berchelt had been fighting more than Jonathan Victor Barros.
Going to this contest, Miguel Berchelt had last fought 1 year, 7 months and 11 days ago, while Jonathan Victor Barros' last outing had been 5 years, 2 months and 16 days ago.
Berchelt's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
Barros' last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 11 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Berchelt vs Barros start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 AM UTC at Polyforum Zam Na, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico, which was 11:00 PM EST or 8:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Berchelt vs Barros?
The fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.
What were the odds on Berchelt vs Barros?
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