Flores Jr vs Ruiz Info
Gabriel Flores Jr beat Josec Ruiz by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Thursday 18th June 2020 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 100-89, 100-89, 100-89 in favor of winner Gabriel Flores Jr.
The fight took place over rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Flores Jr vs Ruiz stats
Gabriel Flores Jr stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 17 wins, zero loses and draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Josec Ruiz made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 2 loses and 3 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ruiz had a massive power advantage over Flores Jr, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Flores Jr's 35%.
Gabriel Flores Jr was the younger man by 5 years, at 20 years old.
Both Gabriel Flores Jr & Josec Ruiz fought out of an orthodox stance.
Flores Jr was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 4 year and 7 months later than Ruiz, who’s first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 75 less professional rounds, 92 to Ruiz's 167.
Flores Jr vs Ruiz form
Flores Jr remained undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Matt Conway on 22nd February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Salvador Briceno on 8th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Nevada.
What time did Flores Jr vs Ruiz start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 am UTC at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which was 11:00 pm EST or 8:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Flores Jr vs Ruiz?
Flores Jr vs Ruiz was broadcast on ESPN in the US.