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Who won Collazo vs Diagan?
Oscar Collazo beat Garen Diagan by technical knockout in the 6th round on Saturday 26th August 2023 at Coliseo Roberto Clemente in San Juan.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Minimumweight division, which meant the weight limit was 105 pounds (7.5 stone or 47.6 KG).
This contest was for the WBO minimumweight championship of the world.
Collazo vs Diagan stats
Oscar Collazo stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Garen Diagan made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws.
Oscar Collazo was the younger man by 1 year, at 26 years old.
Both Oscar Collazo & Garen Diagan fought out of a southpaw stance.
Collazo was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2020, 3 year and 11 months later than Diagan, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 34 less professional rounds, 44 to Diagan's 78.
Garen Diagan was ranked number 5 by the WBA and 9 by the WBO in the 105lb division.
Collazo vs Diagan form
Collazo remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Melvin Jerusalem on 27th May 2023 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBO World Minimumweight championship fight at Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Yudel Reyes on 28th January 2023 by knockout in the 5th round in their WBO World Junior Flyweight eliminator fight at YouTube Theater, Inglewood.
Going into that contest, he had won against Vic Saludar on 25th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles.
Before that, he had beat Pedro Villegas on 3rd December 2021 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Los Andes Mall, Panama City, Panama.
He had defeated Francisco Bonilla Zambrano on 25th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Plaza del Quinto Centenario, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Collazo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
What time did Collazo vs Diagan start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 AM UTC at Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 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.
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What were the odds on Collazo vs Diagan?
Oscar Collazo was a 1/16 (-1700) favourite going into the contest, while Garen Diagan made his way into the ring at 9/1 (+900) with oddsmakers.
|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
|Oscar Collazo - KO||66.67%|
|Garen Diagan - KO||16.67%|
|Oscar Collazo - Decision||16.67%|
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