Rigondeaux vs Dickens Info
Guillermo Rigondeaux beat Jazza Dickens by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 16th July 2016 at Ice Arena Wales in Cardiff.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Guillermo Rigondeaux.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
This contest was for the WBA super bantamweight championship of the world.
Rigondeaux vs Dickens stats
Guillermo Rigondeaux stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jazza Dickens made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Rigondeaux had a massive power advantage over Dickens, boosting at 63% knock out percentage over Dickens' 32%.
Guillermo Rigondeaux was the older man by 10 years, at 39 years old.
Both Guillermo Rigondeaux & Jazza Dickens fought out of a southpaw stance.
Rigondeaux was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year and 8 months earlier than Dickens, who’s first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 53 less professional rounds, 134 to Dickens' 187.
Rigondeaux vs Dickens form
Rigondeaux had won 4 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Drian Francisco on 21st November 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Events Center, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Hisashi Amagasa on 31st December 2014 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBO World Junior Featherweight and WBA Super World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Bodymaker Colosseum, Osaka, Japan.
Going into that contest, he had beat Sod Kokietgym on 19th July 2014 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA Super World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China.
Before that, he had won against Joseph Agbeko on 7th December 2013 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, United States.
Dickens had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Reynaldo Cajina on 12th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Martin Ward on 20th November 2015 by split decision in their BBBOC British Super Bantamweight championship fight at Rainton Meadows Arena, Houghton-le-Spring.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Arnoldo Solano on 25th July 2015 by points in the 6th round at Ellesmere Port Sports Village, Ellesmere Port.
Before that, he had won against Josh Wale on 6th March 2015 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Super Bantamweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
He had been beaten by Kid Galahad on 14th September 2013 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their BBBOC British Super Bantamweight championship fight at Magna Centre, Rotherham.
Rigondeaux's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year 11 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.
Dickens' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years 5 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.2 rounds on average.