Complejo Ferial, Ponce, Puerto Rico
Tape rankings @ Super Flyweight
Who won Martinez vs Barrios?
Jose Martinez drew with Alejandro Santiago Barrios by split draw on Saturday 24th March 2018 at Complejo Ferial in Ponce.
The scorecards were announced as 94-96, 96-94, 95-95, meaning it was a split draw.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Martinez vs Barrios stats
Jose Martinez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and 1 draw, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Alejandro Santiago Barrios made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 2 loses and 3 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Martinez had a large advantage in power over Barrios, boosting at 65% knock out percentage over Barrios' 44%.
Jose Martinez was the older man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Both Jose Martinez & Alejandro Santiago Barrios fought out of an orthodox stance.
Martinez's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Barrios', having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 1 month earlier than Barrios, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 72 less professional rounds, 116 to Barrios' 188.
Barrios' last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 23 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Martinez vs Barrios?
Jose Martinez was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Alejandro Santiago Barrios made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.