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Melvin Jerusalem vs Oscar Collazo preview
When is Jerusalem vs Collazo?
Melvin Jerusalem could face the challenge of Oscar Collazo in Summer 2023 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Minimumweight division, which means the weight limit would be 105 pounds (7.5 stone or 47.6 KG).
Jerusalem vs Collazo stats
Melvin Jerusalem would step into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Oscar Collazo would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 6 wins and 0 draws, with 4 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Collazo would have a slight advantage in power over Jerusalem, with a 67% knock out percentage over Jerusalem's 60%.
Melvin Jerusalem is the older man by 3 years, at 28 years old.
Jerusalem has a height advantage of 1 inch over Collazo. Despite this, Collazo has 1-inch reach advantage.
Melvin Jerusalem fights out of the orthodox stance, while Oscar Collazo is a southpaw.
Jerusalem is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 16 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 6 years and 2 months earlier than Collazo, whose first professional fight was in 2020. He has fought 94 more professional rounds, 125 to Collazo's 31.
Melvin Jerusalem goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the RING at minimumweight.
Oscar Collazo is currently ranked number 4 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO and 10 by the RING in the 105lb division.
Jerusalem vs Collazo form
Jerusalem has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he won against Masataka Taniguchi on 6th January 2023 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBO World Minimumweight championship fight at EDION Arena Osaka, Osaka, Japan.
Previous to that, he had won against Michael Camelion on 24th August 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Sanman Gym, General Santos City, Philippines.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ramel Antaran on 26th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Sanman Gym, General Santos City.
Before that, he had defeated Toto Landero on 16th July 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Tabunoc Sports Complex, Talisay City.
He had won against Jayson Francisco on 17th December 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at Sanman Gym, General Santos City.
Collazo remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Yudel Reyes on 28th January 2023 by knockout in the 5th round in their WBO World Junior Flyweight eliminator fight at YouTube Theater, Inglewood, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Vic Saludar on 25th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles.
Going into that contest, he had beat Pedro Villegas on 3rd December 2021 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Los Andes Mall, Panama City, Panama.
Before that, he had won against Francisco Bonilla Zambrano on 25th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Plaza del Quinto Centenario, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
He had beat Kevin John Cruz Jusino on 5th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Coliseo Pedrin Zorrilla, San Juan.
In terms of recent activity, Melvin Jerusalem has been fighting more than Oscar Collazo.
Melvin Jerusalem last fought 2 months and 25 days ago, while Oscar Collazo's last outing was 2 months and 3 days ago.
Jerusalem's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.2 rounds on average.
Collazo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.6 rounds on average.
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