Cancio vs Machado II Info
Andrew Cancio beat Alberto Machado by knockout in the 3rd round on Friday 21st June 2019 at Fantasy Springs Casino in California.
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.
Cancio vs Machado II stats
Andrew Cancio stepped into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 4 loses and 2 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Alberto Machado made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Machado had a slight advantage in power over Cancio, with a 81% knock out percentage over Cancio's 75%.
Andrew Cancio was the older man by 1 year, at 31 years old.
Machado had a height advantage of 4 inches over Cancio. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Andrew Cancio & Alberto Machado fought out of an orthodox stance.
Cancio was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 6 years and 7 months earlier than Machado, who’s first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 73 more professional rounds, 146 to Machado's 73.
Alberto Machado was ranked number 5 by the WBA in the 130lb division.
Cancio vs Machado II form
Andrew Cancio had stopped 1 of his last 3 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Joseph ‘Jo Jo’ Diaz on 17th September 2016 by technical knockout in the 9th round at AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Joseph ‘Jo Jo’ Diaz on 17th September 2016 by technical knockout in the 9th round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Hugo Fidel Cazares on 25th March 2016 by knockout in the 3rd round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Machado had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Rafael Mensah on 21st July 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Featherweight championship fight at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Jezreel Corrales on 21st October 2017 by knockout in the 8th round in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, Afghanistan.
Going into that contest, he had won against Carlos Morales on 18th August 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Complejo Ferial, Ponce, Puerto Rico.
Before that, he had beat Juan Jose Martinez on 1st April 2017 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Complejo Ferial, Ponce.
He had defeated Orlando Rizo on 10th December 2016 by knockout in the 2nd round at Coliseo Cosme Beitia Salamo, Catano.
Cancio's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
Machado's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 7 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
What time did Cancio vs Machado II start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 pm EST / 8:00 pm PST at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States, which was around 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Cancio vs Machado II?
Cancio vs Machado II was broadcast on DAZN in the US.