T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Ortiz vs Guerrero?
Robert Guerrero beat Victor Ortiz by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 21st August 2021 at T-Mobile Arena in Nevada.
The scorecards were announced as 94-96, 94-96, 94-96 in favor of winner Robert Guerrero.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Manny Pacquiao losing to Yordenis Ugas for the WBA Super World Welterweight championship. Also, on the undercard Carlos Castro defeated Oscar Escandon and Mark Magsayo was victorious over Julio Ceja.
Ortiz vs Guerrero stats
Victor Ortiz stepped into the ring with a record of 32 wins, 6 loses and 3 draws, 25 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Robert Guerrero made his way to the ring with a record of 36 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, with 20 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ortiz had a large advantage in power over Guerrero, boosting at 78% knock out percentage over Guerrero's 56%.
Victor Ortiz was the younger man by 4 years, at 34 years old.
Guerrero had 1-inch reach advantage.
Victor Ortiz fought out of the orthodox stance, while Robert Guerrero was a southpaw.
Ortiz was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2004, 3 year and 1 month later than Guerrero, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He had fought 111 less professional rounds, 201 to Guerrero's 312.
Ortiz vs Guerrero form
Victor Ortiz had stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Devon Alexander on 17th February 2018 by majority draw at Don Haskins Convention Center, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Saul Corral on 30th July 2017 by knockout in the 4th round at Rabobank Theater, California.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Andre Berto on 30th April 2016 by knockout in the 4th round at StubHub Center, Carson.
Before that, he had lost to Andre Berto on 30th April 2016 by knockout in the 4th round at StubHub Center, Carson.
He had beat Gilberto Sanchez Leon on 12th December 2015 by technical knockout in the 8th round at AT&T Center, Texas.
Guerrero had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Gerald Thomas on 28th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Staples Center, LA, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Hevinson Herrera on 9th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Dignity Health Sports Park , California.
Going into that contest, he had beat Adam Mate on 1st December 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Staples Center, LA.
Before that, he had been beaten by Omar Figueroa Jr on 15th July 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Nassau Coliseum, New York.
Hehad lost to David Emanuel Peralta on 27th August 2016 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Honda Center, Anaheim.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Robert Guerrero had been fighting more than Victor Ortiz.
Going to this contest, Victor Ortiz had last fought 3 years, 11 months and 5 days ago, while Robert Guerrero's last outing had been 2 years, 3 months and 25 days ago.
Ortiz's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 1 month and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
Guerrero's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
What time did Ortiz vs Guerrero start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM EST / 4:00 PM PST at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States, which was around 12:00 AM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Ortiz vs Guerrero?
Victor Ortiz was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Robert Guerrero made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.