Alamodome, San Antonio, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Cesar Jr vs Vera?
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr beat Brian Vera by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 1st March 2014 at Alamodome in San Antonio.
The scorecards were announced as 117-110, 117-110, 114-113 in favor of winner Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Cesar Jr vs Vera stats
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr stepped into the ring with a record of 47 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 32 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Brian Vera made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Chavez Jr had a slight advantage in power over Vera, with a 68% knock out percentage over Vera's 61%.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr was the younger man by 5 years, at 36 years old.
Chavez Jr had a height advantage of 2 inches over Vera. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Both Julio Cesar Chavez Jr & Brian Vera fought out of an orthodox stance.
Chavez Jr was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 19 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 11 months earlier than Vera, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 86 more professional rounds, 310 to Vera's 224.
Cesar Jr vs Vera form
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Canelo Alvarez on 6th May 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Marcos Reyes on 18th July 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Don Haskins Convention Center, El Paso.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Andrzej Fonfara on 18th April 2015 by unanimous decision in the 9th round at StubHub Center, Carson.
Before that, he had beat Brian Vera on 1st March 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Alamodome, San Antonio.
He had won against Brian Vera on 28th September 2013 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at StubHub Center, Carson.
Chavez Jr's last 5 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 4 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.6 rounds on average.
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