Dignity Health Sports Park , California, United States
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Rolando Romero vs Andres Figueroa report
Who won Romero vs Figueroa?
Rolando Romero beat Andres Figueroa by knockout in the 4th round on Saturday 20th April 2019 at Dignity Health Sports Park in California.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Romero vs Figueroa stats
Rolando Romero stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 8 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Andres Figueroa made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Romero had a massive power advantage over Figueroa, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Figueroa's 56%.
Rolando Romero was the younger man by 7 years, at 27 years old.
Romero had a height advantage of 2 inches over Figueroa. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Rolando Romero & Andres Figueroa fought out of an orthodox stance.
Romero was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 year and 3 months later than Figueroa, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 12 more professional rounds, 66 to Figueroa's 54.
Romero vs Figueroa form
Romero 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 defeated Jackson Marinez on 15th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Lightweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Arturs Ahmetovs on 22nd February 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Juan Carlos Cordones on 1st November 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Nevada.
Before that, he had won against Andres Figueroa on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Dignity Health Sports Park , California.
He had beat Nicolas Atilio Velazquez on 9th March 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Dignity Health Sports Park , California.
Romero's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
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