Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem, United States
Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Payano vs Meraz?
Juan Carlos Payano beat German Meraz by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 22nd February 2014 at Sands Bethlehem Event Center in Bethlehem.
The scorecards were announced as 79-72, 80-71, 80-71 in favor of winner Juan Carlos Payano.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
Payano vs Meraz stats
Juan Carlos Payano stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
German Meraz made his way to the ring with a record of 46 wins, 29 loses and 1 draw, with 25 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Payano had a slight advantage in power over Meraz, with a 57% knock out percentage over Meraz's 54%.
Juan Carlos Payano was the older man by 2 years, at 38 years old.
Meraz had a height advantage of 1 inch over Payano. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Juan Carlos Payano fought out of the southpaw stance, while German Meraz was an orthodox fighter.
Payano was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 62 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 5 year and 1 month later than Meraz, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 408 less professional rounds, 174 to Meraz's 582.
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