AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Ramirez vs Flores?
Eduardo Ramirez beat Miguel Flores by knockout in the 5th round on Saturday 5th December 2020 at AT&T Stadium in Texas.
The fight took place over 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Ramirez vs Flores stats
Eduardo Ramirez stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 2 loses and 3 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Miguel Flores made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Flores had a slight advantage in power over Ramirez, with a 50% knock out percentage over Ramirez's 43%.
Eduardo Ramirez was the same age as Miguel Flores, at 28 years old.
Eduardo Ramirez fought out of the southpaw stance, while Miguel Flores was an orthodox fighter.
Ramirez was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 1 month later than Flores, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 28 more professional rounds, 169 to Flores' 141.
Eduardo Ramirez went into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBA and 5 by the WBC in the 126lb division.
Miguel Flores was ranked number 8 by the WBA in the 126lb division.
Ramirez vs Flores form
Eduardo Ramirez had stopped 1 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Claudio Marrero on 29th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at NRG Arena, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Bryan De Gracia on 2nd March 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Lee Selby on 9th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had drawn with Leduan Barthelemy on 26th September 2017 by split draw at Cannery Casino & Hotel, Las Vegas, United States.
Flores had lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Leo Santa Cruz on 23rd November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Ramirez's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.8 rounds on average.
What time did Ramirez vs Flores start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 pm EST / 4:00 pm PST at AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States, which was around 12:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Ramirez vs Flores?
Ramirez vs Flores was broadcast on Fite.tv PPV US in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by Premier Sports.