Santillan vs DeMarco Info
Giovani Santillan beat Antonio DeMarco by majority decision in their 10 round contest on Tuesday 16th June 2020 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 96-94, 95-95, 96-94 in favor of winner Giovani Santillan.
The fight took place over rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Santillan vs DeMarco stats
Giovani Santillan stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 25 wins, zero loses and draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Antonio DeMarco made his way to the ring with a record of 33 wins, 8 loses and 1 draw, with 24 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested DeMarco had advantage in power over Santillan, with a 73% knock out percentage over Santillan's 60%.
Giovani Santillan was the younger man by 6 years, at 29 years old.
DeMarco had a height advantage of 2 inches over Santillan.
Both Giovani Santillan & Antonio DeMarco fought out of a southpaw stance.
Santillan was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 17 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 7 year and 10 months later than DeMarco, who’s first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 136 less professional rounds, 115 to DeMarco's 251.
Santillan vs DeMarco form
Santillan remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Wilfrido Buelvas on 22nd November 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at DoubleTree Hotel, California, United States.
Antonio DeMarco had stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Jamal James on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Welterweight championship fight at Armory, Minnesota, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Maxim Dadashev on 20th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Park Theater, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had won against Eddie Ramirez on 14th October 2017 by technical knockout in the 1st round at StubHub Center, Carson.
Before that, he had lost to Omar Figueroa Jr on 12th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio.
He had been beaten by Rances Barthelemy on 21st June 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
DeMarco's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
What time did Santillan vs DeMarco start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 pm EST / 8:00 pm PST at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Santillan vs DeMarco?
Santillan vs DeMarco was broadcast on ESPN in the US.