Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Clayton vs Perez?
Custio Clayton beat Johan Perez by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 29th June 2019 at Scotiabank Convention Centre in Ontario.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Custio Clayton.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Clayton vs Perez stats
Custio Clayton stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Johan Perez made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 5 loses and 2 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Clayton had a slight advantage in power over Perez, with a 69% knock out percentage over Perez's 67%.
Custio Clayton was the younger man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Perez had a height advantage of 2 inches over Clayton.
Both Custio Clayton & Johan Perez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Clayton was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 15 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 9 year and 9 months later than Perez, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 30 more professional rounds, 125 to Perez's 95.
Custio Clayton went into the fight ranked number 11 by the WBO and 6 by the IBF at welterweight.
Johan Perez was ranked number 15 by the WBA in the 147lb division.
Clayton vs Perez form
Clayton remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Sergey Lipinets on 24th October 2020 by majority draw in their 12 round contest in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Diego Ramirez on 28th January 2020 by knockout in the 8th round at The Danforth Music Hall, Ontario, Canada.
Going into that contest, he had beat Johan Perez on 29th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Scotiabank Convention Centre, Ontario.
Before that, he had defeated DeMarcus Corley on 29th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at The Mattamy Events Center, Ontario.
He had won against Stephen Danyo on 26th May 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Centre Videotron, Quebec.
Clayton's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
What time did Clayton vs Perez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 AM UTC at Scotiabank Convention Centre, Ontario, Canada, which was 11:00 PM EST or 8:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Clayton vs Perez?
Clayton vs Perez was broadcast on BoxNation in the UK.
What were the odds on Clayton vs Perez?
Custio Clayton was a 19/100 (-526) favourite going into the contest, while Johan Perez made his way into the ring at 363/100 (+363) with oddsmakers.