Parque Concepcion Perez Alberto, Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Rodriguez vs Lavinanza?
Emmanuel Rodriguez beat Robinson Lavinanza by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 25th March 2017 at Parque Concepcion Perez Alberto in Fajardo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
Rodriguez vs Lavinanza stats
Emmanuel Rodriguez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Robinson Lavinanza made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Rodriguez had a massive power advantage over Lavinanza, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Lavinanza's 36%.
Emmanuel Rodriguez was the younger man by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Emmanuel Rodriguez fought out of the orthodox stance, while Robinson Lavinanza was a southpaw.
Rodriguez was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2012, 6 months later than Lavinanza, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 7 less professional rounds, 117 to Lavinanza's 124.
Rodriguez's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 8 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 4 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Rodriguez vs Lavinanza?
Emmanuel Rodriguez was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Robinson Lavinanza made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.