Current rankings @ Super Lightweight
When is Pedraza vs Zepeda II?
Jose Pedraza could face Jose Zepeda in Summer 2022 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Pedraza vs Zepeda II stats
Jose Pedraza would step into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jose Zepeda would make his way to the ring with a record of 35 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 27 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Zepeda would have a large advantage in power over Pedraza, boosting at 77% knock out percentage over Pedraza's 48%.
Jose Pedraza is the same age as Jose Zepeda, at 33 years old.
Pedraza has a height advantage of 1 inch over Zepeda. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Jose Pedraza fights out of the orthodox stance, while Jose Zepeda is a southpaw.
Pedraza is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 1 month later than Zepeda, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 93 more professional rounds, 250 to Zepeda's 157.
Jose Pedraza goes into the fight ranked number 12 by the WBC and 15 by the WBO at super lightweight.
Jose Zepeda is currently ranked number 1 by the WBC, 5 by the WBO and 3 by the RING in the 140lb division.
Pedraza vs Zepeda II form
Pedraza has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he 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.
Zepeda has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Francisco Javier Perez on 19th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Gimnasio Municipal "Jose Neri Santos", Chihuahua, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had defeated Josue Vargas on 30th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Henry Lundy on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had defeated Ivan Baranchyk on 3rd October 2020 by knockout in the 5th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.
Hehad beat Kendo Castaneda on 7th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
In terms of recent activity, Jose Zepeda has been fighting more than Jose Pedraza.
Jose Pedraza last fought 2 months and 20 days ago, while Jose Zepeda's last outing was 2 months and 5 days ago.
Pedraza's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.
Zepeda's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Pedraza vs Zepeda II?
Jose Zepeda is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Jose Pedraza if you fancy the incredible upset.