Dignity Health Sports Park , California, United States
Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Rocha vs Abreu?
Alexis Rocha beat Berlin Abreu by knockout in the 8th round on Saturday 13th July 2019 at Dignity Health Sports Park in California.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Rocha vs Abreu stats
Alexis Rocha stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Berlin Abreu made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Abreu had advantage in power over Rocha, with a 79% knock out percentage over Rocha's 62%.
Alexis Rocha was the younger man by 6 years, at 24 years old.
Rocha had a height advantage of 2 inches over Abreu.
Alexis Rocha fought out of the southpaw stance, while Berlin Abreu was an orthodox fighter.
Rocha was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 5 year and 2 months later than Abreu, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 50 more professional rounds, 102 to Abreu's 52.
Rocha's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.7 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Rocha vs Abreu?
Alexis Rocha was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Berlin Abreu made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.