Edwards vs Aguilar Info
The fight took place over rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 KG).
This contest was for the WBC flyweight championship of the world.
Edwards vs Aguilar stats
Charlie Edwards stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Julio Cesar Martinez made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Martinez had a massive power advantage over Edwards, boosting at 79% knock out percentage over Edwards' 40%.
Charlie Edwards was the older man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Edwards had a height advantage of 2 inches over Martinez.
Both Charlie Edwards & Julio Cesar Martinez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Edwards was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 8 months earlier than Martinez, who’s first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 37 more professional rounds, 115 to Martinez's 78.
Edwards vs Aguilar form
Edwards had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Angel Moreno on 23rd March 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Cristofer Rosales on 22nd December 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Anthony Nelson on 16th June 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Metro Radio Arena, Tyne and Wear.
Before that, he had beat Ricky Little on 3rd February 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at The O2 Arena, London.
He had defeated Craig Derbyshire on 13th October 2017 by points in the 8th round at York Hall, London.
Julio Cesar Martinez had stopped all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Charlie Edwards on 31st August 2019 by points in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Andrew Selby on 23rd March 2019 by knockout in the 5th round in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at Centro de Espectáculos del Recinto Ferial, Metepec, Mexico.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Irvin Ordaz on 26th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Lienzo Charro, Jalisco.
Before that, he had beat Victor Ruiz on 6th October 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Gasmart Stadium, Baja California.
He had won against Juan Luis Lopez on 11th August 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Julio Cesar Martinez had been fighting more than Charlie Edwards.
Going to this contest, Charlie Edwards had last fought 1 year 5 months and 29 days ago, while Julio Cesar Martinez's last outing had been 1 year and 21 days ago.
Edwards' last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 5 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
Martinez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
What time did Edwards vs Aguilar start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 pm BST at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom, which was 2:00 pm EST or 11:00 am PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Edwards vs Aguilar?
Edwards vs Aguilar was broadcast on Sky Box Office HD in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.