Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Rocha vs Cobbs?
Alexis Rocha beat Blair Cobbs by knockout in the 9th round on Saturday 19th March 2022 at USC Galen Center 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).
Also, on the undercard Michael McKinson was victorious over Alex Martin and Bektemir Melikuziev beat David Zegarra.
Rocha vs Cobbs stats
Alexis Rocha stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Blair Cobbs made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 1 draw, with 10 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested that Rocha and Cobbs have similar power, both with a 67% knock out percentage.
Alexis Rocha was the younger man by 7 years, at 25 years old.
Both Alexis Rocha & Blair Cobbs fought out of a southpaw stance.
Rocha was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 2 year and 8 months later than Cobbs, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 20 more professional rounds, 112 to Cobbs' 92.
Alexis Rocha went into the fight ranked number 11 by the IBF at welterweight.
Rocha vs Cobbs form
Rocha had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Jeovanis Barraza on 13th November 2021 by knockout in the 9th round at Honda Center, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Rashidi Ellis on 30th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Brad Solomon on 14th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Honda Center, California.
Before that, he had beat Roberto Valenzuela Jr on 13th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
He had won against Berlin Abreu on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 8th round at Dignity Health Sports Park , California.
Cobbs had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Brad Solomon on 19th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Don Haskins Center, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Samuel Kotey Neequaye on 14th February 2020 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Honda Center, California.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Carlos Ortiz Cervantes on 2nd November 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Steve Villalobos on 22nd August 2019 by knockout in the 9th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
He had defeated Robert Redmond Jr on 21st June 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Alexis Rocha had been fighting more than Blair Cobbs.
Going to this contest, Alexis Rocha had last fought 10 months and 16 days ago, while Blair Cobbs' last outing had been 1 year, 3 months and 10 days ago.
Rocha's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Cobbs' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
What time did Rocha vs Cobbs start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at USC Galen Center, California, United States, which was around 2:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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