Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota, United States
Tape rankings @ James vs Ramos
Who won James vs Ramos?
Jamal James beat Abel Ramos by majority decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 13th April 2018 at Minneapolis Armory in Minnesota.
The scorecards were announced as 95-95, 96-94, 96-94 in favor of winner Jamal James.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the James vs Ramos division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
James vs Ramos stats
Jamal James stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Abel Ramos made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ramos had a large advantage in power over James, boosting at 72% knock out percentage over James' 45%.
Jamal James was the older man by 3 years, at 34 years old.
James had a height advantage of 5 inches over Ramos. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Jamal James & Abel Ramos fought out of an orthodox stance.
James was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 3 months earlier than Ramos, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 182 to Ramos' 166.
Ramos' last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 5 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 8 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What were the odds on James vs Ramos?
Jamal James was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Abel Ramos made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.