Figueroa vs Vazquez Info
Brandon Figueroa will face Damien Vazquez on Saturday 26th September 2020 at Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut.
The fight will be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
This contest is for the WBA super bantamweight championship of the world.
Figueroa will be defending WBA World Super Bantamweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Julio Ceja in November 2019. He had held this belt for 9 months and 29 days.
This fight will appear on the undercard of Jermell Charlo's and Jeison Rosario's clash for the WBC World Super Welterweight, WBA Super World Super Welterweight and IBF World Junior Middleweight champions.
Figueroa vs Vazquez stats
Brandon Figueroa steps into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Damien Vazquez will make his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Figueroa has a large advantage in power over Vazquez, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Vazquez's 50%.
Brandon Figueroa is the same age as Damien Vazquez, at 23 years old.
Figueroa has a height advantage of 3 inches over Vazquez.
Brandon Figueroa fights out of the orthodox stance, while Damien Vazquez is a southpaw.
Figueroa is arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 8 months later than Vazquez, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 26 more professional rounds, 106 to Vazquez's 80.
Brandon Figueroa goes into the fight ranked number 5 by the RING in the 122lb division.
Damien Vazquez is currently ranked number 14 by the WBA in the 122lb division.
Figueroa vs Vazquez form
Figueroa remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he drew 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, United States.
Previous to 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.
Going into that contest, he had won against 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.
Before that, he had beat Moises Flores on 13th January 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Microsoft Theater, California.
He had defeated Oscar Escandon on 30th September 2018 by knockout in the 10th round at Citizens Business Bank Arena, California.
Vazquez has lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Juan Carlos Payano on 9th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.
Figueroa's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 1 month and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 3 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Vazquez's last 1 fights have come over a period of , meaning he has been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
What time does Figueroa vs Vazquez start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm EST / 5:00 pm PST at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States, which is around 1:00 am BST in the UK.
Who is showing Figueroa vs Vazquez?
Figueroa vs Vazquez will be broadcast on Showtime PPV in the US, while the fight will be broadcast in the United Kingdom by Fite.tv PPV.
How do you stream Figueroa vs Vazquez?
You can currently stream PBC cards like Figueroa vs Vazquez via Fite.tv on a PPV basis. Once purchased, you can watch on your Smart TV, Phone or Desktop PC, and they have apps available on Roku, Xbox, Chromecast and Apple TV.
The whole event costs $14.99.