Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Ellis vs Gomez?
Rashidi Ellis beat Eddie Gomez by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 23rd November 2019 at Fantasy Springs Casino in California.
The scorecards were announced as 100-90, 99-91, 99-91 in favor of winner Rashidi Ellis.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Andrew Cancio losing to Rene Alvarado for the WBA World Super Featherweight championship. Also, on the undercard Can Xu defeated Manny Robles III for the WBA World Featherweight belt.
Ellis vs Gomez stats
Rashidi Ellis stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 21 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Eddie Gomez made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ellis had a slight advantage in power over Gomez, with a 67% knock out percentage over Gomez's 57%.
Rashidi Ellis was the same age as Eddie Gomez, at 28 years old.
Ellis had a height advantage of 2 inches over Gomez. Despite this, Gomez had 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Rashidi Ellis & Eddie Gomez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Ellis was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 year and 8 months later than Gomez, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 36 less professional rounds, 103 to Gomez's 139.
What time did Ellis vs Gomez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States, which was around 1:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Ellis vs Gomez?
Rashidi Ellis was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Eddie Gomez made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.