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
Back in July 2017, 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 23 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 20 more professional rounds, 166 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 won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Rocco Santomauro on 7th May 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Arturo Badillo on 19th February 2016 by knockout in the 4th round at Belasco Theater, Los Angeles.
Going into that contest, he had beat Giovanni Delgado on 20th November 2015 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, The Joint, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Jesus Ruiz on 4th September 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Belasco Theater, Los Angeles.
He had won against Jose Estrella on 2nd July 2015 by knockout in the 4th round at Belasco Theater, Los Angeles.
De La Hoya's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.6 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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