Coliseo Mario 'Quijote' Morales, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Rojas vs Evans?
Jesus M Rojas beat Kiun Evans by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 19th March 2016 at Coliseo Mario 'Quijote' Morales in Guaynabo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Rojas vs Evans stats
Jesus M Rojas stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 2 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kiun Evans made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Rojas had advantage in power over Evans, with a 68% knock out percentage over Evans' 50%.
Jesus M Rojas was the older man by 6 years, at 35 years old.
Both Jesus M Rojas & Kiun Evans fought out of an orthodox stance.
Rojas was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 5 years and 10 months earlier than Evans, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 101 more professional rounds, 164 to Evans' 63.
Rojas' last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 11 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 5 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Rojas vs Evans?
Jesus M Rojas was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Kiun Evans made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.