Sanchez vs Fernandez Info
Frank Sanchez beat Julian Fernandez by technical knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 19th December 2020 at Alamodome in Texas.
The fight took place over rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Sanchez vs Fernandez stats
Frank Sanchez stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Julian Fernandez made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Fernandez had a slight advantage in power over Sanchez, with a 79% knock out percentage over Sanchez's 75%.
Frank Sanchez was the older man by 1 year, at 28 years old.
Both Frank Sanchez & Julian Fernandez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Sanchez was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2017, 9 months later than Fernandez, who’s first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 19 more professional rounds, 63 to Fernandez's 44.
Frank Sanchez went into the fight ranked number 14 by the WBA, 14 by the WBC and 7 by the WBO in the heavyweight division.
Sanchez vs Fernandez form
Sanchez remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Joey Dawejko on 7th March 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Jack Mulowayi on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Santander Arena, Reading.
Going into that contest, he had won against Victor Bisbal on 31st August 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota.
Before that, he had beat Jason Bergman on 13th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota.
He had defeated Willie Jake Jr on 11th January 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at StageWorks, Louisiana.
Fernandez had lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Tom Schwarz on 15th September 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Stadthalle, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany.
Sanchez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year 1 month and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.6 rounds on average.
What time did Sanchez vs Fernandez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm EST / 5:00 pm PST at Alamodome, Texas, United States, which was around 1:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Sanchez vs Fernandez?
Sanchez vs Fernandez was broadcast on DAZN in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by DAZN Global (UK).