Jan 13 2019
Sunday

Microsoft Theater, California, United States

10 rounds contest @ Featherweight
17-0-0
KO 3
KO 3
25-1-0

The tape

25
Age
35
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 9" / 175 cm
72" / 183 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

KOTKOTKOTKOUD
Form
UDNCUDTKOSD
17
Wins
25
12
By KO
17
71
KO%
68
0
Loses
1
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2008

Tape rankings @ Featherweight

-
The Ring
-
5
WBA
4
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
9
IBF
-

Brandon Figueroa vs Moises Flores report

Who won Figueroa vs Flores?

Brandon Figueroa beat Moises Flores by knockout in the 3rd round on Sunday 13th January 2019 at Microsoft Theater in California.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).

This fight appeared on the undercard of Jose Uzcategui losing to Caleb Plant for the IBF World Super Middleweight championship. Also, on the undercard Guillermo Rigondeaux beat Giovanni Delgado.

Figueroa vs Flores stats

Brandon Figueroa stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 17 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Moises Flores made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Figueroa had a slight advantage in power over Flores, with a 71% knock out percentage over Flores' 68%.

Brandon Figueroa was the younger man by 10 years, at 25 years old.

Flores had a height advantage of 1 inch over Figueroa. Despite this, he had 3-inch reach advantage.

Both Brandon Figueroa & Moises Flores fought out of an orthodox stance.

Figueroa was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 6 year and 8 months later than Flores, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 5 more professional rounds, 135 to Flores' 130.

Brandon Figueroa went into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBA and 9 by the IBF at featherweight.

Moises Flores was ranked number 4 by the WBA in the 126lb division.

Figueroa vs Flores form

Brandon Figueroa had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Luis Nery on 15th May 2021 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBA World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Damien Vazquez on 26th September 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.

Going into that contest, he had drawn with Julio Ceja on 23rd November 2019 by split draw in their 12 round contest in their WBA World Super Bantamweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had beat Javier Nicolas Chacon on 24th August 2019 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBA Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Weslaco, Texas.

He had defeated Yonfrez Parejo on 20th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBA Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.

Activity check

Figueroa's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.2 rounds on average.

Flores' last 4 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 4 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.3 rounds on average.

What time did Figueroa vs Flores start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Microsoft Theater, California, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Figueroa vs Flores?

Figueroa vs Flores was broadcast on Fox Sport 1 in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by ITV 4.

What were the odds on Figueroa vs Flores?

Brandon Figueroa was a 11/100 (-909) favourite going into the contest, while Moises Flores made his way into the ring at 5/1 (+500) with oddsmakers.

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