Belasco Theater, Los Angeles, United States
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Hoya vs Badillo?
Diego De La Hoya beat Arturo Badillo by knockout in the 4th round on Friday 19th February 2016 at Belasco Theater in Los Angeles.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Hoya vs Badillo stats
Back in February 2016, Diego De La Hoya stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Arturo Badillo made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 19 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Badillo had a massive power advantage over De La Hoya, boosting at 90% knock out percentage over De La Hoya's 54%.
Diego De La Hoya was the younger man by 7 years, at 22 years old.
Badillo had a height advantage of 3 inches over De La Hoya. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Diego De La Hoya & Arturo Badillo fought out of an orthodox stance.
De La Hoya was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 6 year and 5 months later than Badillo, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 57 more professional rounds, 166 to Badillo's 109.
De La Hoya's last 3 fights had come over a period of 7 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Hoya vs Badillo?
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