Yokohama International Swimming Pool, Yokohama, Japan
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Takashi Miura vs Edgar Puerta report
Who won Miura vs Puerta?
Takashi Miura beat Edgar Puerta by technical knockout in the 6th round on Saturday 22nd November 2014 at Yokohama International Swimming Pool in Yokohama.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
This contest was for the WBC super featherweight championship of the world.
Miura vs Puerta stats
Takashi Miura stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Edgar Puerta made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 19 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Puerta had a slight advantage in power over Miura, with a 83% knock out percentage over Miura's 74%.
Takashi Miura was the younger man by 2 years, at 39 years old.
Puerta had a height advantage of 1 inch over Miura. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Takashi Miura fought out of the southpaw stance, while Edgar Puerta was an orthodox fighter.
Miura was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 3 years earlier than Puerta, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 40 more professional rounds, 219 to Puerta's 179.
Miura's last 3 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 4 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 1 month and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
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