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Jose Pedraza vs Richard Commey report
Who won Pedraza vs Commey?
Jose Pedraza drew with Richard Commey by split draw in their 10 round contest on Saturday 27th August 2022 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Oklahoma.
The scorecards were announced as 97-93, 95-95, 94-96, meaning it was a split draw.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Also, on the undercard Jared Anderson was victorious over Miljan Rovcanin, Richard Torrez Jr beat Marco Antonio Canedo and Efe Ajagba defeated Jozsef Darmos.
Pedraza vs Commey stats
Jose Pedraza stepped into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws.
Richard Commey made his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws.
Jose Pedraza was the younger man by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Both Jose Pedraza & Richard Commey fought out of an orthodox stance.
Pedraza's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Commey's, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 8 days earlier than Commey, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 58 more professional rounds, 270 to Commey's 212.
Jose Pedraza went into the fight ranked number 12 by the WBC and 14 by the WBO at super lightweight.
Pedraza vs Commey form
Pedraza had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Jose Carlos Ramirez on 4th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Save Mart Center, Fresno, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Julian Rodriguez on 12th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had won against Javier Molina on 19th September 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.
Before that, he had beat Mikkel LesPierre on 2nd July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
He had been beaten by Jose Zepeda on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Richard Commey had stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Jose Pedraza on 27th August 2022 by split draw in their 10 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Oklahoma, United States.
Previous to that, he had lost to Vasyl Lomachenko on 11th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Jackson Marinez on 13th February 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.
Before that, he had been beaten by Teofimo Lopez on 14th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their IBF World Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had won against Raymundo Beltran on 28th June 2019 by knockout in the 8th round in their IBF World Lightweight championship fight at Pechanga Resort & Casino, California.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jose Pedraza had been fighting more than Richard Commey.
Going to this contest, Jose Pedraza had last fought 1 year and 25 days ago, while Richard Commey's last outing had been 7 months and 2 days ago.
Pedraza's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
Commey's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
What time did Pedraza vs Commey start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Oklahoma, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Pedraza vs Commey?
The ESPN show is expected to begin at 6:30 PM EST / 3:30 PM PST. The Sky Sports Arena broadcast of the card is expected to start at 2:00 AM (BTS).
What were the odds on Pedraza vs Commey?
Jose Pedraza was a 9/25 (-280) favourite going into the contest, while Richard Commey made his way into the ring at 2/1 (+200) with oddsmakers.