Save Mart Arena, California, United States
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Garcia vs Imam?
Amir Imam beat Johnny Garcia by on Saturday 11th November 2017 at Save Mart Arena in California.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Amir Imam.
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).
Garcia vs Imam stats
Johnny Garcia stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Amir Imam made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Imam had a large advantage in power over Garcia, boosting at 85% knock out percentage over Garcia's 58%.
Johnny Garcia was the older man by 9 years, at 39 years old.
Imam had a height advantage of 1 inch over Garcia.
Both Johnny Garcia & Amir Imam fought out of an orthodox stance.
Garcia was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 8 months earlier than Imam, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 121 to Imam's 105.
Imam's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 10 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Garcia vs Imam?
Johnny Garcia was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Amir Imam made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.