USC Galen Center, California, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Lopez vs Manuel?
Josesito Lopez beat Todd Manuel by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest on Saturday 10th December 2016 at USC Galen Center in California.
The scorecards were announced as 60-54, 59-55, 60-54 in favor of winner Josesito Lopez.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Lopez vs Manuel stats
Josesito Lopez stepped into the ring with a record of 33 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Todd Manuel made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 11 loses and 1 draw, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Lopez had a massive power advantage over Manuel, boosting at 58% knock out percentage over Manuel's 8%.
Josesito Lopez was the older man by 8 years, at 38 years old.
Both Josesito Lopez & Todd Manuel fought out of an orthodox stance.
Lopez was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 16 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 6 years and 8 months earlier than Manuel, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 185 more professional rounds, 299 to Manuel's 114.
Lopez's last 4 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 2 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 3 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
Manuel's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 11 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 5 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Lopez vs Manuel?
Josesito Lopez was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Todd Manuel made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.