Aug 21 2021
Saturday

T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States

10 rounds contest @ Featherweight
26-0-0
TKO 10
TKO 10
26-5-0

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28
Age
38
5' 7" / 170 cm
Height
5' 1" / 156 cm
70.1" / 178 cm
Reach
66.1" / 168 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

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Form
KOKOKOTKOKO
26
Wins
26
11
By KO
18
42
KO%
69
0
Loses
5
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2008

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Carlos Castro vs Oscar Escandon report

Who won Castro vs Escandon?

Carlos Castro beat Oscar Escandon by technical knockout in the 10th round on Saturday 21st August 2021 at T-Mobile Arena in Nevada.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).

This fight appeared on the undercard of Manny Pacquiao losing to Yordenis Ugas for the WBA Super World Welterweight championship. Also, on the undercard Mark Magsayo beat Julio Ceja and Victor Ortiz was overcome by Robert Guerrero.

Castro vs Escandon stats

Carlos Castro stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 26 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Oscar Escandon made his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 18 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Escandon had a large advantage in power over Castro, boosting at 69% knock out percentage over Castro's 42%.

Carlos Castro was the younger man by 10 years, at 28 years old.

Castro had a height advantage of 6 inches over Escandon. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Both Carlos Castro & Oscar Escandon fought out of an orthodox stance.

Castro was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 year later than Escandon, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 10 less professional rounds, 162 to Escandon's 172.

Castro vs Escandon form

Castro had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Oscar Escandon on 21st August 2021 by technical knockout in the 10th round at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Cesar Juarez on 9th July 2020 by technical knockout in the 4th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.

Going into that contest, he had beat Jesus Ruiz on 21st February 2020 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Celebrity Theater, Arizona.

Before that, he had won against Daniel Lozano on 12th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, Arizona.

He had beat Mario Diaz on 11th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Convention Center, Arizona.

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

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Robinson Castellanos on 5th March 2016 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Featherweight championship fight at DC Armory, Washington, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Moises Flores on 18th April 2015 by split decision in their WBA Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Tyson Cave on 11th December 2014 by split decision in their WBA Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula.

Before that, he had won against Julian Evaristo Aristule on 8th August 2014 by knockout in the 6th round at Polideportivo Fray Mamerto Esquiú, Catamarca, Argentina.

He had lost to Nehomar Cermeno on 10th August 2013 by split decision in their WBA Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Megapolis Convention Center, Panama City, Panama.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Carlos Castro had been fighting more than Oscar Escandon.

Going to this contest, Carlos Castro had last fought 11 months and 26 days ago, while Oscar Escandon's last outing had been 6 years, 5 months and 11 days ago.

Castro's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.

Escandon's last 5 fights had come over a period of 9 years and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.8 rounds on average.

What time did Castro vs Escandon start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States, which was around 1:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who broadcast Castro vs Escandon?

Castro vs Escandon was broadcast on FOX Sports PPV in the US.

What were the odds on Castro vs Escandon?

Carlos Castro was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Oscar Escandon made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.

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