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Who won Hoya vs Caballero?
Diego De La Hoya beat Randy Caballero by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 16th September 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 90-100, 92-98, 92-98 in favor of winner Diego De La Hoya.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Hoya vs Caballero stats
Randy Caballero stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 24 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Diego De La Hoya made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 19 wins and 0 draws.
Randy Caballero was the older man by 4 years, at 32 years old.
Both Randy Caballero & Diego De La Hoya fought out of an orthodox stance.
Caballero was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 years and 5 months earlier than De La Hoya, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 9 less professional rounds, 143 to De La Hoya's 152.
Hoya vs Caballero form
Caballero had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Ruben Garcia on 5th February 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Stuart Hall on 25th October 2014 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Bantamweight championship fight at Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kohei Oba on 4th April 2014 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Central Gym, Kobe, Japan.
Before that, he had defeated Jessy Cruz on 26th November 2013 by technical knockout in the 7th round at BB&t Center, Sunrise, United States.
He had won against Miguel Robles on 20th July 2013 by knockout in the 7th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio.
De La Hoya had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Alan Isaias Luques Castillo on 1st July 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Parque La Pedrera, Villa Mercedes, Argentina.
Previous to that, he had defeated Rocco Santomauro on 7th May 2016 by technical knockout in the 7th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Arturo Badillo on 19th February 2016 by knockout in the 4th round at Belasco Theater, Los Angeles.
Before that, he had won against Giovanni Delgado on 20th November 2015 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, The Joint, Las Vegas.
He had beat Jesus Ruiz on 4th September 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Belasco Theater, Los Angeles.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Diego De La Hoya had been fighting more than Randy Caballero.
Going to this contest, Randy Caballero had last fought 6 years, 11 months and 26 days ago, while Diego De La Hoya's last outing had been 5 years, 6 months and 30 days ago.
Caballero's last 5 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 6 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.2 rounds on average.
De La Hoya's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 4 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
What time did Hoya vs Caballero start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:15 PM EST / 6:15 PM PST at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 2:15 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Hoya vs Caballero?
Randy Caballero was a 99/50 (+200) underdog going into the contest, while Diego De La Hoya made his way into the ring at 12/25 (-210) with oddsmakers.