Summer 2022
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Welterweight
27-2-3
19-1-0

The tape

32
Age
24
5' 11" / 180 cm
Height
5' 10" / 178 cm
79.9" / 203 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

TKO 7KO 1TKO 6UD 12TKO 7
Form
KO 9KO 9UD 12UD 10TKO 5
27
Wins
19
18
By KO
13
67
KO%
68
2
Losses
1
2
Stopped
0
3
Draws
0
2011
Debut
2016
148
Pro rounds
102

Current rankings @ Welterweight

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The Ring
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WBA
-
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WBC
-
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WBO
-
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IBF
11

Maurice Hooker vs Alexis Rocha preview

When is Hooker vs Rocha?

Maurice Hooker could take on Alexis Rocha in Summer 2022 in the United States.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

Hooker vs Rocha stats

Maurice Hooker would step into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 2 loses and 3 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Alexis Rocha would make his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Rocha would have a slight advantage in power over Hooker, with a 68% knock out percentage over Hooker's 67%.

Maurice Hooker is the older man by 8 years, at 32 years old.

Hooker has a height advantage of 1 inch over Rocha. This also extends to a 10-inch reach advantage.

Maurice Hooker fights out of the orthodox stance, while Alexis Rocha is a southpaw.

Hooker is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 4 years and 10 months earlier than Rocha, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 46 more professional rounds, 148 to Rocha's 102.

Alexis Rocha is currently ranked number 11 by the IBF in the 147lb division.

Hooker vs Rocha form

Hooker has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he lost to Vergil Ortiz Jr on 20th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Dickies Arena, Texas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Uriel Perez on 20th December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Arizona.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jose Carlos Ramirez on 27th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Super Lightweight and WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at College Park Center, Texas.

Before that, he had beat Mikkel LesPierre on 9th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.

He had won against Alex Saucedo on 16th November 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma.

Rocha has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he beat Blair Cobbs on 19th March 2022 by knockout in the 9th round at USC Galen Center, California, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Jeovanis Barraza on 13th November 2021 by knockout in the 9th round at Honda Center, California.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Rashidi Ellis on 30th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.

Before that, he had defeated Brad Solomon on 14th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Honda Center, California.

Hehad won against Roberto Valenzuela Jr on 13th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Alexis Rocha has been fighting more than Maurice Hooker.

Maurice Hooker last fought 1 year, 2 months and 2 days ago, while Alexis Rocha's last outing was 2 months and 3 days ago.

Hooker's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.6 rounds on average.

Rocha's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Hooker vs Rocha?

Alexis Rocha is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Maurice Hooker if you fancy the incredible upset.

Maurice Hooker vs Alexis Rocha news

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