Martinez vs Arroyo Info
Julio Cesar Martinez is fight McWilliams Arroyo on Saturday 15th August 2020 at Tulsa in Oklahoma.
The fight will take place over 12 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit will be 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 KG).
This contest is for the WBC flyweight championship of the world.
Martinez will be making his 2nd defence of the WBC World Flyweight Championship. He won this belt against Cristofer Rosales in December 2019. He had held this belt for 6 months and 13 days.
Also, on the undercard will be Martinez vs Arroyo's and Jessica McCaskill's clash and Shakhram Giyasov's and Francisco Rojo's clash .
Martinez vs Arroyo stats
Julio Cesar Martinez steps 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 will 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 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.
McWilliams Arroyo is currently ranked number 1 by the WBC and 8 by the IBF 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, McWilliams Arroyo has been fighting more than Julio Cesar Martinez.
Julio Cesar Martinez last fought 5 months and 17 days ago, while McWilliams Arroyo's last outing was 1 year and 11 months ago.
Martinez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year and 1 month, 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 his fights have lasted on average 7.8 rounds.
Arroyo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 11 months, 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 his fights have lasted on average 9.4 rounds.
What time does Martinez vs Arroyo start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 am UTC at Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, which is 11:00 pm EST or 8:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who is showing Martinez vs Arroyo?
Martinez vs Arroyo will be broadcast on DAZN in the US.
How do you stream Martinez vs Arroyo?
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