Forum, Inglewood, United States
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Quigley vs Melendez?
Jason Quigley beat Jorge Melendez by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 17th December 2016 at Forum in Inglewood.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Quigley vs Melendez stats
Jason Quigley stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 11 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jorge Melendez made his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, with 28 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Melendez had advantage in power over Quigley, with a 93% knock out percentage over Quigley's 82%.
Jason Quigley was the younger man by 3 years, at 31 years old.
Melendez had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Jason Quigley & Jorge Melendez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Quigley was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 27 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 7 year and 2 months later than Melendez, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 76 less professional rounds, 83 to Melendez's 159.
Quigley vs Melendez form
Quigley had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Glen Tapia on 23rd March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Glen Tapia on 23rd March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jorge Melendez on 17th December 2016 by knockout in the 1st round at Forum, Inglewood.
Before that, he had won against James De la Rosa on 7th May 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had beat Freddy Lopez on 25th March 2016 by knockout in the 1st round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Quigley's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 10 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
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