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
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 28 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 43 more professional rounds, 152 to Badillo's 109.
Hoya vs Badillo form
De La Hoya had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Ronny Rios on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBA Interim World Featherweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had lost to Enrique Bernache on 13th April 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Arena Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jose Salgado on 8th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States.
Before that, he had won against Randy Caballero on 16th September 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had beat Alan Isaias Luques Castillo on 1st July 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Parque La Pedrera, Villa Mercedes, Argentina.
De La Hoya's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
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