Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Martin vs Perez?
Frank Martin beat Jerry Perez by knockout in the 7th round on Tuesday 20th April 2021 at Shrine Exposition Center in California.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
The undercard featured the clash of Browne vs Grachev.
Martin vs Perez stats
Frank Martin stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 12 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jerry Perez made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 13 wins and 0 draws, with 10 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Perez had a slight advantage in power over Martin, with a 77% knock out percentage over Martin's 75%.
Frank Martin was the younger man by 2 years, at 27 years old.
Frank Martin fought out of the southpaw stance, while Jerry Perez was an orthodox fighter.
Martin's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Perez's, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 8 months later than Perez, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 28 more professional rounds, 70 to Perez's 42.
What time did Martin vs Perez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Shrine Exposition Center, California, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Martin vs Perez?
Martin vs Perez was broadcast on Fox Sport 1 in the US.
What were the odds on Martin vs Perez?
Frank Martin was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Jerry Perez made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.