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Who won Schofield vs Torres?
Floyd Schofield beat Ricardo Lopez Torres by technical knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 2nd December 2023 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Ryan Garcia beating Oscar Duarte. Also, on the undercard Shane Mosley Jr defeated Joshua Conley.
Schofield vs Torres stats
Floyd Schofield stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Ricardo Lopez Torres made his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 7 loses and 3 draws.
Floyd Schofield was the younger man by 5 years, at 21 years old.
Schofield had a height advantage of 1 inch over Torres.
Both Floyd Schofield & Ricardo Lopez Torres fought out of an orthodox stance.
Schofield was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2021, 4 year and 10 months later than Torres, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 67 less professional rounds, 60 to Torres' 127.
Floyd Schofield went into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBA at lightweight.
Schofield vs Torres form
Schofield remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Haskell Rhodes on 8th July 2023 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at AT&T Center, San Antonio, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Alberto Mercado on 28th January 2023 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at YouTube Theater, Inglewood.
Going into that contest, he had beat Daniel Rosas on 20th October 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio.
Before that, he had won against Rodrigo Guerrero on 11th August 2022 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Dickies Arena, Fort Worth.
He had beat Juan Antonio Lopez on 21st May 2022 by knockout in the 6th round at Davies Boxing and Fitness, San Antonio.
Schofield's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
What time did Schofield vs Torres start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Toyota Center, Houston, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Schofield vs Torres?
Floyd Schofield was a 1/40 (-5000) favourite going into the contest, while Ricardo Lopez Torres made his way into the ring at 12/1 (+1200) with oddsmakers.
|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
|Floyd Schofield - KO||75%|
|Floyd Schofield - Decision||25%|
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