Aug 14 2021
Saturday

in the United States

12 rounds contest
@ Bantamweight
30-4-0

est. ringwalk:

2021-08-15T02:00:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

US - TBC / UK - N/A

20-1-0

Belts on The Line

WBO World Bantamweight Championship

The tape

31
Age
40
5' 4" / 163 cm
Height
5' 4" / 162 cm
N/A
Reach
68.1" / 173 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

TKO 3TKO 3KO 10KO 12TKO 6
Form
SD 12TKO 8KO 1RTD 6NC
30
Wins
20
21
By KO
13
70
KO%
65
4
Losses
1
1
Stopped
1
0
Draws
0
2007
Debut
2009
222
Pro rounds
134

Current rankings @ Bantamweight

3
The Ring
8
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

John Riel Casimero vs Guillermo Rigondeaux preview

When is Casimero vs Rigondeaux?

John Riel Casimero is set to face Guillermo Rigondeaux on Saturday 14th August 2021 in the United States.

The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).

This contest is for the WBO bantamweight championship of the world.

Casimero vs Rigondeaux stats

John Riel Casimero steps into the ring with a record of 30 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Guillermo Rigondeaux will make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Casimero has a slight advantage in power over Rigondeaux, with a 70% knock out percentage over Rigondeaux's 65%.

John Riel Casimero is the younger man by 9 years, at 31 years old.

John Riel Casimero fights out of the orthodox stance, while Guillermo Rigondeaux is a southpaw.

Casimero is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 1 year and 11 months earlier than Rigondeaux, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 88 more professional rounds, 222 to Rigondeaux's 134.

John Riel Casimero goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the RING at bantamweight.

Guillermo Rigondeaux is currently ranked number 8 by the RING in the 118lb division.

Casimero vs Rigondeaux form

John Riel Casimero has stopped all of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Duke Micah on 26th September 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBO World Bantamweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Zolani Tete on 30th November 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBO World Bantamweight championship fight at Arena Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, he had beat Cesar Ramirez on 24th August 2019 by knockout in the 10th round in their WBO World Bantamweight championship fight at Fil Oil Flying V, San Juan Arena, Metro Manila, Philippines.

Before that, he had won against Ricardo Espinoza Franco on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 12th round at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.

He had beat Kenya Yamashita on 16th February 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Midas Hotel and Casino, Metro Manila, Philippines.

Rigondeaux has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he defeated Liborio Solis on 8th February 2020 by split decision in their WBA World Bantamweight championship fight at PPL Center, Pennsylvania, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Julio Ceja on 23rd June 2019 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBC World Super Bantamweight eliminator fight at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Nevada.

Going into that contest, he had won against Giovanni Delgado on 13th January 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Microsoft Theater, California.

Before that, he had been beaten by Vasyl Lomachenko on 9th December 2017 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Hehad been beaten by Moises Flores on 17th June 2017 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA Super World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, John Riel Casimero has been fighting more than Guillermo Rigondeaux.

John Riel Casimero last fought 7 months and 15 days ago, while Guillermo Rigondeaux's last outing was 1 year, 3 months and 3 days ago.

Casimero's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.8 rounds on average.

Rigondeaux's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.6 rounds on average.

What time does Casimero vs Rigondeaux start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST in the United States, which is around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who is showing Casimero vs Rigondeaux?

Casimero vs Rigondeaux will be broadcast on ShowTime in the US.

How do you stream Casimero vs Rigondeaux?

In the US you can stream Casimero vs Rigondeaux via Hula when you buy a Showtime add-on, on top of a standard Hulu package (From $5.99).

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You can also stream Casimero vs Rigondeaux via Amazon Prime when you purchase a buy a Showtime add-on, on top of a standard Prime package ($12.99/month). Prime is also available as a 30-Day free trial.

1 month costs $10.99 (+ standard package).

In the US you can stream Casimero vs Rigondeaux via Showtime Anytime, their streaming platform. It’s free to existing Showtime cable customers or $10.99 per month as a stand-alone app.

The stream is free for existing ShowTime customers, 7 days of Showtime Anytime is free and 1 month costs $10.99.

What were the odds on Casimero vs Rigondeaux?

Guillermo Rigondeaux is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on John Riel Casimero if you fancy the incredible upset.

John Riel Casimero vs Guillermo Rigondeaux news

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