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Who won Martin vs Felix?
Sandor Martin beat Jose Felix Jr by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Friday 1st April 2022 at Palau Olímpic Vall d'Hebron in Cataluña.
The scorecards were announced as 100-90, 100-90, 99-91 in favor of winner Sandor Martin.
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).
Martin vs Felix stats
Sandor Martin stepped into the ring with a record of 39 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jose Felix Jr made his way to the ring with a record of 39 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, with 30 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Felix Jr had a massive power advantage over Martin, boosting at 77% knock out percentage over Martin's 33%.
Sandor Martin was the younger man by 1 year, at 29 years old.
Felix Jr had a height advantage of 1 inch over Martin.
Sandor Martin fought out of the southpaw stance, while Jose Felix Jr was an orthodox fighter.
Martin was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 year and 2 months later than Felix Jr, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 65 more professional rounds, 274 to Felix Jr's 209.
Sandor Martin went into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA, 5 by the WBC and 13 by the IBF at super lightweight.
Martin vs Felix form
Martin had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Mikey Garcia on 16th October 2021 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Chukchansi Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Kay Prospere on 23rd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Palau Olímpic, Cataluña, Spain.
Going into that contest, he had beat Joe Hughes on 12th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Palau Olímpic, Cataluña.
Before that, he had won against Andrea Scarpa on 27th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Estadio Municipal de Nou Barris, Cataluña.
He had beat Jorge Moreno on 23rd June 2018 by knockout in the 4th round at Hotel Novotel Madrid Center, Comunidad de Madrid.
Martin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
Felix Jr's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 9 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 10 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Martin vs Felix start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at Palau Olímpic Vall d'Hebron, Cataluña, Spain, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Martin vs Felix?
Sandor Martin was a 7/100 (-1400) favourite going into the contest, while Jose Felix Jr made his way into the ring at 7/1 (+700) with oddsmakers.