Plaza de la Aduana, Cartagena, Colombia
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Marriaga vs Buriel?
Miguel Marriaga beat Derlinson Buriel by knockout in the 4th round on Saturday 12th May 2018 at Plaza de la Aduana in Cartagena.
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).
Marriaga vs Buriel stats
Miguel Marriaga stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Derlinson Buriel made his way to the ring with a record of 7 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Buriel had a slight advantage in power over Marriaga, with a 86% knock out percentage over Marriaga's 84%.
Miguel Marriaga was the older man by 4 years, at 35 years old.
Marriaga had a height advantage of 1 inch over Buriel. Despite this, Buriel had 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Miguel Marriaga & Derlinson Buriel fought out of an orthodox stance.
Marriaga was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 5 years and 8 months earlier than Buriel, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 132 more professional rounds, 198 to Buriel's 66.
Marriaga vs Buriel form
Miguel Marriaga had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Eduardo Ramirez on 5th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Staples Center, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Alfredo Mejia Vargas on 7th December 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Auditorio GNP Seguros, Puebla, Mexico.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ruben Cervera on 11th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Convention Center, Arizona, United States.
Before that, he had won against Jose Estrella on 3rd November 2018 by knockout in the 4th round at Don Haskins Center, Texas.
He had beat Derlinson Buriel on 12th May 2018 by knockout in the 4th round at Plaza de la Aduana, Cartagena, Colombia.
Marriaga's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Marriaga vs Buriel?
Miguel Marriaga was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Derlinson Buriel made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.