Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Jessie Magdaleno vs Rico Ramos report
Who won Magdaleno vs Ramos?
Jessie Magdaleno beat Rico Ramos by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 23rd March 2019 at The Hangar in California.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 98-92, 97-93 in favor of winner Jessie Magdaleno.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Kubrat Pulev's and Bogdan Dinu's clash.
Magdaleno vs Ramos stats
Jessie Magdaleno stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Rico Ramos made his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Magdaleno had a large advantage in power over Ramos, boosting at 72% knock out percentage over Ramos' 47%.
Jessie Magdaleno was the younger man by 4 years, at 31 years old.
Ramos had a height advantage of 1 inch over Magdaleno. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Jessie Magdaleno fought out of the southpaw stance, while Rico Ramos was an orthodox fighter.
Magdaleno was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 2 year and 7 months later than Ramos, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 62 less professional rounds, 161 to Ramos' 223.
Jessie Magdaleno went into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBO at featherweight.
Magdaleno vs Ramos form
Magdaleno had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Nonito Donaire on 5th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Rey Perez on 20th February 2016 by knockout in the 7th round at Celebrity Theater, Phoenix.
Going into that contest, he had beat Vergel Nebran on 17th October 2015 by knockout in the 1st round at Celebrity Theater, Phoenix.
Before that, he had defeated Raul Hirales on 1st May 2015 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas.
He had won against Erik Ruiz on 10th January 2015 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Texas Station Casino, Las Vegas.
Magdaleno's last 5 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 4 months and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
What time did Magdaleno vs Ramos start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at The Hangar, California, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Magdaleno vs Ramos?
Magdaleno vs Ramos was broadcast on ESPN in the US.
What were the odds on Magdaleno vs Ramos?
Jessie Magdaleno was a 11/100 (-910) favourite going into the contest, while Rico Ramos made his way into the ring at 198/25 (+790) with oddsmakers.
Give us your thoughts on Magdaleno vs Ramos
Please login to commentlog in