Tape rankings @ Welterweight
Who won Rocha vs Veron?
Alexis Rocha beat Luis Alberto Veron by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 16th July 2022 at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles.
The scorecards were announced as 100-90, 100-90, 99-91 in favor of winner Alexis Rocha.
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).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Ryan Garcia beating Javier Fortuna. Also, on the undercard Ricardo Rafael Sandoval lost to David Jimenez, Lamont Roach defeated Angel Rodriguez and Oscar Collazo was victorious over Vic Saludar.
Rocha vs Veron stats
Back in July 2022, Alexis Rocha stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Luis Alberto Veron made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 4 loses and 2 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Rocha had a large advantage in power over Veron, boosting at 68% knock out percentage over Veron's 47%.
Alexis Rocha was the younger man by 5 years, at 25 years old.
Veron had a height advantage of 1 inch over Rocha. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Alexis Rocha fought out of the southpaw stance, while Luis Alberto Veron was an orthodox fighter.
Rocha was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 5 months later than Veron, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 16 less professional rounds, 134 to Veron's 150.
Alexis Rocha went into the fight ranked number 11 by the IBF at welterweight.
Rocha vs Veron form
Rocha had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Blair Cobbs on 19th March 2022 by knockout in the 9th round at USC Galen Center, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Jeovanis Barraza on 13th November 2021 by knockout in the 9th round at Honda Center, California.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Rashidi Ellis on 30th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Before that, he had beat Brad Solomon on 14th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Honda Center, California.
He had defeated Roberto Valenzuela Jr on 13th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Rocha's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
Veron's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
What time did Rocha vs Veron start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM EST / 6:00 PM PST at Crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, United States, which was around 2:00 AM BST in the UK.
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