StubHub Center, Carson, United States
Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Cesar Jr vs Fonfara?
Andrzej Fonfara beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr by on Saturday 18th April 2015 at StubHub Center in Carson.
The scorecards were announced as 80-89, 81-88, 81-88 in favor of winner Andrzej Fonfara.
The fight took place over 9 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Cesar Jr vs Fonfara stats
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr stepped into the ring with a record of 48 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 32 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Andrzej Fonfara made his way to the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Chavez Jr had a slight advantage in power over Fonfara, with a 67% knock out percentage over Fonfara's 58%.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr was the older man by 1 year, at 34 years old.
Fonfara had a height advantage of 1 inch over Chavez Jr. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Julio Cesar Chavez Jr & Andrzej Fonfara fought out of an orthodox stance.
Chavez Jr was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 21 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 2 years and 8 months earlier than Fonfara, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 170 more professional rounds, 310 to Fonfara's 140.
Cesar Jr vs Fonfara form
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr had beaten 2 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Brian Vera on 1st March 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Alamodome, San Antonio, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Brian Vera on 28th September 2013 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at StubHub Center, Carson.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Sergio Martinez on 15th September 2012 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had lost to Sergio Martinez on 15th September 2012 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Thomas & Mack Center, Nevada.
Andrzej Fonfara had beaten 1 of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Doudou Ngumbu on 1st November 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at UIC Pavilion, Chicago, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Adonis Stevenson on 24th May 2014 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Light heavyweight championship fight at Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada.
Chavez Jr's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.5 rounds on average.
Fonfara's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.