Moloney vs Baez Info
Jason Moloney beat Leonardo Baez by technical knockout in the 7th round on Thursday 25th June 2020 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jason Moloney.
The fight took place over rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
Moloney vs Baez stats
Jason Moloney stepped into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and draws, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Leonardo Baez made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Moloney had a massive power advantage over Baez, boosting at 85% knock out percentage over Baez's 50%.
Jason Moloney was the older man by 5 years, at 29 years old.
Both Jason Moloney & Leonardo Baez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Moloney was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 8 months later than Baez, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 8 more professional rounds, 108 to Baez's 100.
Jason Moloney went into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBA, 4 by the WBC, 2 by the WBO and 4 by the IBF in the 118lb division.
Moloney vs Baez form
Jason Moloney had stopped all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Dixon Flores on 15th November 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Margaret Court Arena, Victoria, Australia.
Previous to that, he had won against Goodluck Mrema on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Seagulls Rugby League Club, New South Wales.
Going into that contest, he had beat Cris Paulino on 30th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Seagulls Rugby League Club, New South Wales.
Before that, he had been beaten by Emmanuel Rodriguez on 20th October 2018 by split decision in their IBF World Bantamweight championship fight at CFE Arena, Florida, United States.
He had defeated Kohei Kono on 19th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Town Hall, Victoria, Australia.
What time did Moloney vs Baez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 4:00 am UTC at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which was 12:00 am EST or 9:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 5:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Moloney vs Baez?
Moloney vs Baez was broadcast on ESPN in the US.