Lopez vs Santana Info
Josesito Lopez is set to face Francisco Santana on Saturday 5th December 2020 at AT&T Stadium in Texas.
The fight is scheduled for 10 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Errol Spence Jr's and Danny Garcia's clash for the WBC World Welterweight and IBF World Welterweight champions.
Lopez vs Santana stats
Josesito Lopez steps into the ring with a record of 37 wins and 8 loses, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Francisco Santana will make his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 8 loses and 1 draw, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Lopez has a slight advantage in power over Santana, with a 54% knock out percentage over Santana's 48%.
Josesito Lopez is the older man by 2 years, at 36 years old.
Santana has 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Josesito Lopez & Francisco Santana fight out of an orthodox stance.
Lopez is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 2 years and 9 months earlier than Santana, who’s first professional fight was in 2005. He has fought 84 more professional rounds, 279 to Santana's 195.
Josesito Lopez goes into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBC in the 147lb division.
Lopez vs Santana form
Lopez has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated John Molina Jr on 28th September 2019 by knockout in the 8th round at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Keith Thurman on 26th January 2019 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Saul Corral on 9th April 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Novo at L.A. Live, California.
Before that, he had beat Todd Manuel on 10th December 2016 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at USC Galen Center, California.
He had lost to Andre Berto on 13th March 2015 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBA Interim World Welterweight championship fight at Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario.
Santana has lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Jarrett Hurd on 25th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jose Benavidez on 23rd July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Lopez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years 6 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year 1 month and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
Santana's last 2 fights have come over a period of 3 years 6 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time does Lopez vs Santana start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm EST / 5:00 pm PST at AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States, which is around 1:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who is showing Lopez vs Santana?
Lopez vs Santana will be broadcast on FOX Sports PPV in the US.
How do you stream Lopez vs Santana?
The Fox Sports Go app allows existing Fox Sport cable subscribers to stream Lopez vs Santana.
The stream is free for existing FOX Sports PPV customers.