Martinez vs Arroyo Info
Julio Cesar Martinez could fight McWilliams Arroyo in Late 2020 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 KG).
The contest would be for the WBC flyweight championship of the world.
Martinez would be making his 2nd defence of the WBC World Flyweight Championship. He won this belt against Cristofer Rosales in December 2019. He has held this belt for 9 months and 6 days.
Martinez vs Arroyo stats
Julio Cesar Martinez would step into the ring with a record of 16 wins and 1 loss, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
McWilliams Arroyo would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins and 4 loses, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest that Martinez and Arroyo have similar power, both with a 75% knock out percentage.
Julio Cesar Martinez is the younger man by 9 years, at 25 years old.
Both Julio Cesar Martinez & McWilliams Arroyo fight out of an orthodox stance.
Martinez is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 year and 7 months later than Arroyo, who’s first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 57 less professional rounds, 78 to Arroyo's 135.
Julio Cesar Martinez goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the RING in the 112lb division.
McWilliams Arroyo is currently ranked number 1 by the WBC in the 112lb division.
Martinez vs Arroyo form
Martinez has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he won against Jay Harris on 29th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Cristofer Rosales on 20th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Arizona.
Going into that contest, he had won against Charlie Edwards on 31st August 2019 by technical knockout in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had beat Andrew Selby on 23rd March 2019 by knockout in the 5th round in their WBC World Flyweight championship fight at Centro de Espectáculos del Recinto Ferial, Metepec, Mexico.
He had defeated Irvin Ordaz on 26th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Lienzo Charro, Jalisco.
Arroyo has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Kazuto Ioka on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Forum, Inglewood, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Carlos Cuadras on 24th February 2018 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Forum, Inglewood.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez on 23rd April 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Flyweight and The Ring Flyweight championship fight at Forum, Inglewood.
Before that, he had defeated Victor Ruiz on 11th April 2015 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Coliseo Jose Miguel Agrelot, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
He had lost to Amnat Ruenroeng on 10th September 2014 by split decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Liptapanlop Hall, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.
In terms of recent activity, Julio Cesar Martinez has been fighting more than McWilliams Arroyo.
Julio Cesar Martinez last fought 6 months and 28 days ago, while McWilliams Arroyo's last outing was 2 years and 18 days ago.
Martinez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 1 month and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 3 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
Arroyo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years 11 months and 29 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.