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Who won Claggett vs Barraza?
Steve Claggett beat Marcos Gonzalez Barraza by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Thursday 25th January 2024 at Montreal Casino in Montreal.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Steve Claggett.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Erik Bazinyan beating Billi Facundo Godoy. Also, on the undercard Albert Ramirez beat Artur Ziiatdinov.
Claggett vs Barraza stats
Steve Claggett stepped into the ring with a record of 37 wins, 7 loses and 2 draws.
Marcos Gonzalez Barraza made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws.
Steve Claggett was the older man by 2 years, at 34 years old.
Both Steve Claggett & Marcos Gonzalez Barraza fought out of an orthodox stance.
Claggett was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 20 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 months later than Barraza, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 100 more professional rounds, 276 to Barraza's 176.
Steve Claggett went into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBC, 12 by the WBO and 15 by the IBF at super lightweight.
Claggett vs Barraza form
Claggett had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Miguel Madueno on 14th November 2023 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Montreal Casino, Montreal, Canada.
Previous to that, he had defeated Carlos Sanchez Valadez on 8th September 2023 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Lac Leamy Casino, Gatineau.
Going into that contest, he had beat Alberto Machado on 1st June 2023 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Montreal Casino, Montreal.
Before that, he had won against Rafael Guzman Lugo on 23rd March 2023 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Montreal Casino, Montreal.
He had been beaten by Mathieu Germain on 15th May 2021 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Hilton, Quebec.
Claggett's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
What time did Claggett vs Barraza start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 4:00 AM UTC at Montreal Casino, Montreal, Canada, which was 11:00 PM EST or 8:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Claggett vs Barraza?
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