Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Lejarraga vs Abreu?
Kerman Lejarraga beat Jose Antonio Abreu by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Friday 9th June 2017 at Turning Stone Resort & Casino in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Lejarraga vs Abreu stats
Kerman Lejarraga stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 21 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jose Antonio Abreu made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Lejarraga had advantage in power over Abreu, with a 81% knock out percentage over Abreu's 62%.
Kerman Lejarraga was the younger man by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Both Kerman Lejarraga & Jose Antonio Abreu fought out of an orthodox stance.
Lejarraga was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 7 months later than Abreu, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 127 more professional rounds, 180 to Abreu's 53.
What were the odds on Lejarraga vs Abreu?
Kerman Lejarraga was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Jose Antonio Abreu made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.