Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Jr Flyweight
Who won Kyoguchi vs Bermudez?
Hiroto Kyoguchi beat Esteban Bermudez by technical knockout in the 8th round on Friday 10th June 2022 at Arena Coliseo in Distrito Federal.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Jr Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 108 pounds (7.7 stone or 49 KG).
This contest was for the unified jr flyweight championship of the world, with the WBA & The Ring belts on the line.
Also, on the undercard Mayerlin Rivas was victorious over Karina Fernandez, Eduardo Hernandez beat Jorge David Castaneda and Diego Pacheco defeated Raul Ortega.
Kyoguchi vs Bermudez stats
Back in June 2022, Hiroto Kyoguchi stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Esteban Bermudez made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 2 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Bermudez had a slight advantage in power over Kyoguchi, with a 71% knock out percentage over Kyoguchi's 67%.
Hiroto Kyoguchi was the older man by 2 years, at 29 years old.
Bermudez had a height advantage of 3 inches over Kyoguchi.
Both Hiroto Kyoguchi & Esteban Bermudez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Kyoguchi was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 year and 1 month later than Bermudez, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 41 more professional rounds, 128 to Bermudez's 87.
Kyoguchi vs Bermudez form
Esteban Bermudez had stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Carlos Canizales on 28th May 2021 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBA World Light Flyweight championship fight at Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Luis Manuel Macias on 13th March 2021 by technical draw in their 1 round contest at Hacienda de San Andres, Jalisco.
Going into that contest, he had beat Javier Marquez Clemente on 4th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Gym Guerrera Torres, México.
Before that, he had been beaten by Hugo Rosendo Guarneros on 30th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Arena José Sulaimán, Nuevo León.
He had won against Oswaldo Novoa on 4th October 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Gimnasio Mexico 68, Jalisco.
Kyoguchi's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
Bermudez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.8 rounds on average.
What time did Kyoguchi vs Bermudez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 AM UTC at Arena Coliseo, Distrito Federal, Mexico, which was 11:00 PM EST or 8:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Kyoguchi vs Bermudez?
Hiroto Kyoguchi was a 1/5 (-500) favourite going into the contest, while Esteban Bermudez made his way into the ring at 333/100 (+330) with oddsmakers.