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Who won Roach vs Alvarado?
Lamont Roach beat Rene Alvarado by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 18th December 2021 at AT&T Center in San Antonio.
The scorecards were announced as 100-90, 98-92, 98-92 in favor of winner Lamont Roach.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez beating Yunieski Gonzalez for the WBA World Light Heavyweight championship. Also, on the undercard Marlen Esparza defeated Anabel Ortiz, Seniesa Estrada was victorious over Maria Micheo Santizo and John ‘Scrappy’ Ramirez beat Miguel Angel Rebullosa.
Roach vs Alvarado stats
Back in December 2021, Lamont Roach stepped into the ring with a record of 21 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Rene Alvarado made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, with 21 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Alvarado had a large advantage in power over Roach, boosting at 66% knock out percentage over Roach's 43%.
Lamont Roach was the younger man by 6 years, at 27 years old.
Alvarado had 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Lamont Roach & Rene Alvarado fought out of an orthodox stance.
Roach was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 19 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 5 year and 11 months later than Alvarado, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 127 less professional rounds, 164 to Alvarado's 291.
Roach vs Alvarado form
Roach 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 lost to Jamel Herring on 9th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Chukchansi Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jonathan Oquendo on 4th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Alberto Mercado on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Before that, he had won against Deivi Julio Bassa on 20th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Grand Oasis Arena, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
He had beat Rey Perez on 30th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM National Harbor, Maryland, United States.
Alvarado had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Roger Gutierrez on 14th August 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Featherweight championship fight at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Roger Gutierrez on 2nd January 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Featherweight championship fight at American Airlines Center, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had won against Andrew Cancio on 23rd November 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Super Featherweight championship fight at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Before that, he had defeated Eusebio Osejo on 26th April 2019 by technical decision in their 6 round contest at Nuevo Gimnasio Nicarao, Managua, Nicaragua.
He had been beaten by Carlos Morales on 8th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Rene Alvarado had been fighting more than Lamont Roach.
Going to this contest, Lamont Roach had last fought 2 years, 1 month and 9 days ago, while Rene Alvarado's last outing had been 4 months and 4 days ago.
Roach's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
Alvarado's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
What time did Roach vs Alvarado start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at AT&T Center, San Antonio, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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