Parque La Pedrera, Villa Mercedes, Argentina
Tape rankings @ Super Bantamweight
Who won De La Hoya vs Castillo?
Diego De La Hoya beat Alan Isaias Luques Castillo by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 1st July 2017 at Parque La Pedrera in Villa Mercedes.
The scorecards were announced as 97-93, 98-92, 98-92 in favor of winner Diego De La Hoya.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
De La Hoya vs Castillo stats
Diego De La Hoya stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Alan Isaias Luques Castillo made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested De La Hoya had a slight advantage in power over Castillo, with a 50% knock out percentage over Castillo's 43%.
Diego De La Hoya was the younger man by 3 years, at 28 years old.
Castillo had a height advantage of 1 inch over De La Hoya.
Both Diego De La Hoya & Alan Isaias Luques Castillo fought out of an orthodox stance.
De La Hoya was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 3 months later than Castillo, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 152 to Castillo's 146.
Diego De La Hoya went into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBC, 11 by the WBO and 6 by the IBF at super bantamweight.
De La Hoya vs Castillo form
De La Hoya had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Ronny Rios on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBA Interim World Featherweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had lost to Enrique Bernache on 13th April 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Arena Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
Going into that contest, he had won against Jose Salgado on 8th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States.
Before that, he had beat Randy Caballero on 16th September 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Alan Isaias Luques Castillo on 1st July 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Parque La Pedrera, Villa Mercedes, Argentina.
De La Hoya's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What time did De La Hoya vs Castillo start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at Parque La Pedrera, Villa Mercedes, Argentina, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on De La Hoya vs Castillo?
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