Monte Carlo Resort and Casino, Nevada, United States
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Rosado vs Tapia?
Gabriel Rosado beat Glen Tapia by technical knockout in the 6th round on Thursday 19th October 2017 at Monte Carlo Resort and Casino in Nevada.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Rosado vs Tapia stats
Back in October 2017, Gabriel Rosado stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 11 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Glen Tapia made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Tapia had a slight advantage in power over Rosado, with a 65% knock out percentage over Rosado's 57%.
Gabriel Rosado was the older man by 4 years, at 32 years old.
Rosado had a height advantage of 1 inch over Tapia. Despite this, Tapia had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Gabriel Rosado & Glen Tapia fought out of an orthodox stance.
Rosado was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 2 years and 11 months earlier than Tapia, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 228 more professional rounds, 340 to Tapia's 112.
Rosado vs Tapia form
Rosado had lost to all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Martin Murray on 22nd April 2017 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Martin Murray on 22nd April 2017 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Echo Arena, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Willie Monroe Jr on 17th September 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States.
Before that, he had been beaten by David Lemieux on 6th December 2014 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Barclays Center, New York.
He had lost to Peter Quillin on 26th October 2013 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBO World Middleweight championship fight at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City.
Rosado's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 23 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 56 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.2 rounds on average.
Tapia's last 3 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
What time did Rosado vs Tapia start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Monte Carlo Resort and Casino, Nevada, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Rosado vs Tapia?
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