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Feb 13 1999
Saturday

Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, United States

12 round contest @ Welterweight
Ike Quartey
Quartey
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29-0-0
SD 12

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  • 116-113
  • 116-112
  • 114-115
SD 12
34-0-1

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WBC World Welterweight Championship

The tape

26
Age
-25
5' 10" / 179 cm
Height
5' 7" / 171 cm
72.8" / 185 cm
Reach
70.9" / 180 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

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Form
MDKOMDTKOTKO
29
Wins
34
0
By KO
0
0
KO%
0
0
Loses
0
0
Draws
1
1992
Debut
1988

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Oscar De La Hoya vs Ike Quartey report


Who won Hoya vs Quartey?

Oscar De La Hoya beat Ike Quartey by split decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 13th February 1999 at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as 116-113, 116-112, 114-115 in favor of winner Oscar De La Hoya.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

This contest was for the WBC welterweight championship of the world.

Hoya vs Quartey stats

Back in February 1999, Oscar De La Hoya stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 29 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.

Ike Quartey made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 34 wins and 1 draw.

Oscar De La Hoya was the older man by 51 years, at 26 years old.

Hoya had a height advantage of 3 inches over Quartey. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Oscar De La Hoya & Ike Quartey fought out of an orthodox stance.

Hoya was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 1992, 3 year and 11 months later than Quartey, whose first professional fight was in 1988. He had fought 89 more professional rounds, 308 to Quartey's 219.

Hoya vs Quartey form

Hoya had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Manny Pacquiao on 6th December 2008 by in the 8th round at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Steve Forbes on 3rd May 2008 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Home Depot Center, California.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Floyd Mayweather Jr on 5th May 2007 by split decision in their WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Nevada.

Before that, he had beat Ricardo Mayorga on 6th May 2006 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Nevada.

He had lost to Bernard Hopkins on 18th September 2004 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Middleweight, WBA Super World Middleweight and IBF World Middleweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Nevada.

Activity check

Hoya's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 7 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.4 rounds on average.

What time did Hoya vs Quartey start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.

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