Chumash Casino, Santa Ynez, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Featherweight
Who won Pedraza vs Martinez?
Jose Pedraza beat Juan Carlos Martinez by technical knockout in the 6th round on Friday 15th August 2014 at Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez.
The scorecards were announced as 118-110, 117-110, 116-112 in favor of winner Jose Pedraza.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
Pedraza vs Martinez stats
Jose Pedraza stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 17 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Juan Carlos Martinez made his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 14 loses and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Pedraza had a large advantage in power over Martinez, boosting at 65% knock out percentage over Martinez's 35%.
Jose Pedraza was the younger man by 7 years, at 33 years old.
Pedraza had a height advantage of 2 inches over Martinez. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Jose Pedraza & Juan Carlos Martinez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Pedraza was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 18 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 7 year and 4 months later than Martinez, whose first professional fight was in 2003. He had fought 22 more professional rounds, 260 to Martinez's 238.
Pedraza vs Martinez form
Jose Pedraza had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis on 14th January 2017 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Stephen Smith on 16th April 2016 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket.
Going into that contest, he had beat Edner Cherry on 3rd October 2015 by split decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati.
Before that, he had won against Andrey Klimov on 13th June 2015 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Bartow Arena, Birmingham.
He had beat Michael Farenas on 14th November 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Coliseo Roberto Clemente, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Pedraza's last 5 fights had come over a period of 8 years and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.
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