MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Who won Love vs Escalera?
J’Leon Love beat Jason Escalera by technical knockout in the 7th round on Sunday 21st June 2015 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Love vs Escalera stats
Back in June 2015, J’Leon Love stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jason Escalera made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Escalera had a large advantage in power over Love, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Love's 53%.
J’Leon Love was the younger man by 2 years, at 28 years old.
Escalera had a height advantage of 1 inch over Love.
Both J’Leon Love & Jason Escalera fought out of an orthodox stance.
Love was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 11 months later than Escalera, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 84 more professional rounds, 168 to Escalera's 84.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jason Escalera had been fighting more than J’Leon Love.
Going to this contest, J’Leon Love had last fought 2 months and 24 days ago, while Jason Escalera's last outing had been 9 months and 22 days ago.
What were the odds on Love vs Escalera?
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