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Who won Conceicao vs Martinez?
Robson Conceicao beat Xavier Martinez by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 29th January 2022 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Oklahoma.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 100-90, 98-92 in favor of winner Robson Conceicao.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
The undercard featured the clash of Tellez vs Melendez.
Conceicao vs Martinez stats
Robson Conceicao stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Xavier Martinez made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 17 wins and 0 draws, with 11 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Martinez had advantage in power over Conceicao, with a 65% knock out percentage over Conceicao's 50%.
Robson Conceicao was the older man by 9 years, at 33 years old.
Conceicao had a height advantage of 2 inches over Martinez. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Both Robson Conceicao & Xavier Martinez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Conceicao's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Martinez's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 4 months later than Martinez, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 103 to Martinez's 87.
Robson Conceicao went into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBC at super featherweight.
Xavier Martinez was ranked number 4 by the WBA, 14 by the WBC and 15 by the WBO in the 130lb division.
Conceicao vs Martinez form
Martinez had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Juan Carlos Burgos on 15th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Claudio Marrero on 24th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jessie Cris Rosales on 1st November 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Nevada.
Before that, he had won against John Vincent Moralde on 5th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Nevada.
He had beat Deivi Julio Bassa on 9th February 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Dignity Health Sports Park , California.
Conceicao's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
Martinez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 31 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.2 rounds on average.
What time did Conceicao vs Martinez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Oklahoma, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Conceicao vs Martinez?
Robson Conceicao was a 49/50 (-102) favourite going into the contest, while Xavier Martinez made his way into the ring at 48/25 (+192) with oddsmakers.