Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, United States
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Danny Garcia vs Samuel Vargas report
Who won Garcia vs Vargas?
Danny Garcia beat Samuel Vargas by technical knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 12th November 2016 at Liacouras Center in Philadelphia.
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 Vargas stats
Danny Garcia stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 32 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Samuel Vargas made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Garcia had a slight advantage in power over Vargas, with a 56% knock out percentage over Vargas' 52%.
Danny Garcia was the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.
Vargas had 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Danny Garcia & Samuel Vargas fought out of an orthodox stance.
Garcia was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 2 years and 2 months earlier than Vargas, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 20 more professional rounds, 282 to Vargas' 262.
Garcia vs Vargas form
Danny Garcia had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Adrian Granados on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Shawn Porter on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had won against Brandon Rios on 17th February 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had lost to Keith Thurman on 4th March 2017 by split decision in their WBC World Welterweight and WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
He had beat Samuel Vargas on 12th November 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Liacouras Center, Philadelphia.
Garcia's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 6 months and 24 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
What time did Garcia vs Vargas start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, United States, which was around 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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