Navarrete vs Vaca Info
Emanuel Navarrete beat Francisco De Vaca by knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 17th August 2019 at Banc of California Stadium in California.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
This contest was for the WBO super bantamweight championship of the world.
Navarrete vs Vaca stats
Emanuel Navarrete stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 1 loss and draws, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Francisco De Vaca made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 20 wins and draws, with 6 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Navarrete had a massive power advantage over Vaca, boosting at 85% knock out percentage over Vaca's 30%.
Emanuel Navarrete was the same age as Francisco De Vaca, at 25 years old.
Both Emanuel Navarrete & Francisco De Vaca fought out of an orthodox stance.
Navarrete was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 2 months earlier than Vaca, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 33 more professional rounds, 147 to Vaca's 114.
Francisco De Vaca was ranked number 10 by the WBO in the 122lb division.
Navarrete vs Vaca form
Navarrete had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Isaac Dogboe on 11th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Convention Center, Tucson, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Isaac Dogboe on 8th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jose Sanmartin on 2nd June 2018 by knockout in the 12th round at Arena José Sulaimán, Nuevo León, Mexico.
Before that, he had won against Breilor Teran on 10th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Domo Sindicato de Trabajadores IMSS, Distrito Federal.
He had beat Glenn Porras on 20th January 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Domo Sindicato de Trabajadores IMSS, Distrito Federal.
What time did Navarrete vs Vaca start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 am UTC at Banc of California Stadium, California, United States, which was 11:00 pm EST or 8:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Navarrete vs Vaca?
Navarrete vs Vaca was broadcast on ESPN in the US.