Herring vs Oquendo Info
Jamel Herring could potentially square off agains Jonathan Oquendo in Tuesday 14th July 2020 in Las Vegas.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
The contest would be for the WBO super featherweight championship of the world.
Herring would be making his 2nd defence of the WBO World Junior Lightweight Championship. He won this belt against Masayuki Ito in May 2019. He has held this belt for 1 year and 1 month.
Herring vs Oquendo stats
Jamel Herring would step into the ring with a record of 21 wins and 2 loses, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jonathan Oquendo would make his way to the ring with a record of 31 wins and 6 loses, with 19 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Oquendo would have advantage in power over Herring, with a 61% knock out percentage over Herring's 48%.
Jamel Herring is the younger man by 2 years, at 34 years old.
Herring has a height advantage of 6 inches over Oquendo. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Jamel Herring & Jonathan Oquendo fight out of an orthodox stance.
Herring is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 8 year and 5 months later than Oquendo, who’s first professional fight was in 2004. He has fought 68 less professional rounds, 138 to Oquendo's 206.
Jonathan Oquendo is currently ranked number 11 by the WBO in the 130lb division.
Herring vs Oquendo form
Herring has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 4 times.
In his last fight, he defeated Lamont Roach on 9th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Chukchansi Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Masayuki Ito on 25th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Osceola Heritage Park, Florida.
Going into that contest, he had beat Adeilson Dos Santos on 14th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at American Bank Center, Texas.
Before that, he had won against John Vincent Moralde on 14th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Save Mart Arena, California.
He had beat Juan Pablo Sanchez on 12th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Oquendo has lost to all of his last 3 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Lamont Roach on 4th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jesus Andres Cuellar on 5th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Featherweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Abner Mares on 12th July 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.