Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States
Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Romero vs Pauldo?
Rolando Romerocould face the challenge of Justin Pauldo in Spring 2021 at Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Romero vs Pauldo stats
Rolando Romero would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Justin Pauldo would make his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Romero would have a massive power advantage over Pauldo, boosting at 85% knock out percentage over Pauldo's 50%.
Rolando Romero is the younger man by 1 year, at 25 years old.
Romero has a height advantage of 1 inch over Pauldo. Despite this, Pauldo has 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Rolando Romero & Justin Pauldo fight out of an orthodox stance.
Romero is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 2 year and 5 months later than Pauldo, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 14 less professional rounds, 44 to Pauldo's 58.
Rolando Romero goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBA in the 135lb division.
Justin Pauldo is currently ranked number 13 by the WBA in the 135lb division.
Romero vs Pauldo form
Romero remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Avery Sparrow on 23rd January 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Jackson Marinez on 15th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Lightweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
Going into that contest, he had won against Arturs Ahmetovs on 22nd February 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Juan Carlos Cordones on 1st November 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Nevada.
He had defeated Andres Figueroa on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Dignity Health Sports Park , California.
Romero's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 26 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.2 rounds on average.