Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Love vs Diaz?
Montana Love beat Carlos Diaz Ramirez by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 4th December 2021 at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena in Nevada.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Devin Haney beating Joseph ‘Jo Jo’ Diaz for the WBC World Lightweight championship. Also, on the undercard Jessica McCaskill defeated Kandi Wyatt and Filip Hrgovic was victorious over Emir Ahmatovic.
Love vs Diaz stats
Montana Love stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Carlos Diaz Ramirez made his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Love had a slight advantage in power over Ramirez, with a 50% knock out percentage over Ramirez's 48%.
Montana Love was the younger man by 27 years, at years old.
Montana Love fought out of the southpaw stance, while Carlos Diaz Ramirez was an orthodox fighter.
Love was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 3 year and 8 months later than Ramirez, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 79 less professional rounds, 93 to Ramirez's 172.
Montana Love went into the fight ranked number 12 by the IBF at super lightweight.
Love vs Diaz form
Love remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Carlos Diaz Ramirez on 4th December 2021 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ivan Baranchyk on 29th August 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, Ohio.
Going into that contest, he had beat Olaide Fijabi on 5th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Hilton Al Habtoor City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Before that, he had won against Cameron Krael on 3rd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Buckhead Fight Club, Georgia, United States.
He had beat Jerrico Walton on 14th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at 2300 Arena, Pennsylvania.
Love's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.2 rounds on average.
What time did Love vs Diaz start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM EST / 6:00 PM PST at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States, which was around 2:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Love vs Diaz?
Montana Love was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Carlos Diaz Ramirez made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.