Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Dickens vs Sosa?
Hector Andres Sosa beat Jazza Dickens by knockout in the 10th round on Saturday 22nd July 2023 at Dubai Studio City in Dubai.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Dickens vs Sosa stats
Back in July 2023, Jazza Dickens stepped into the ring with a record of 32 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Hector Andres Sosa made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Sosa had advantage in power over Dickens, with a 53% knock out percentage over Dickens' 38%.
Jazza Dickens was the older man by 5 years, at 32 years old.
Sosa had a height advantage of 1 inch over Dickens.
Jazza Dickens fought out of the southpaw stance, while Hector Andres Sosa was an orthodox fighter.
Dickens was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 19 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 6 years and 7 months earlier than Sosa, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 127 more professional rounds, 235 to Sosa's 108.
Jazza Dickens went into the fight ranked number 14 by the WBA, 8 by the WBC and 4 by the IBF at featherweight.
Dickens vs Sosa form
Dickens had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Lerato Dlamini on 15th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Olympia, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Andoni Gago on 22nd April 2022 by knockout in the 5th round at Echo Arena, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Kid Galahad on 7th August 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex.
Before that, he had beat Ryan Walsh on 2nd December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Production Park Studios, Yorkshire.
He had won against Leigh Wood on 21st February 2020 by majority decision in their CBC Commonwealth Featherweight championship fight at York Hall, London.
Dickens' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
What time did Dickens vs Sosa start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 5:00 PM UTC at Dubai Studio City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, which was 1:00 PM EST or 10:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 6:00 PM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Dickens vs Sosa?
Jazza Dickens was a 1/12 (-1200) favourite going into the contest, while Hector Andres Sosa made his way into the ring at 6/1 (+600) with oddsmakers.
|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
|Jazza Dickens - Decision||66.67%|
|Hector Andres Sosa - KO||33.33%|
Based on 3 Predictions