Dignity Health Sports Park , California, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Romero vs Velazquez?
Rolando Romero beat Nicolas Atilio Velazquez by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 9th March 2019 at Dignity Health Sports Park in California.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 6 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Romero vs Velazquez stats
Back in March 2019, Rolando Romero stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Nicolas Atilio Velazquez made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Romero had a massive power advantage over Velazquez, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Velazquez's 30%.
Rolando Romero was the younger man by 6 years, at 24 years old.
Rolando Romero fought out of the orthodox stance, while Nicolas Atilio Velazquez was a southpaw.
Romero was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 7 year and 2 months later than Velazquez, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 11 less professional rounds, 66 to Velazquez's 77.
What were the odds on Romero vs Velazquez?
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