Teraji vs Juarez Info
Kenshiro Teraji beat Saul Juarez by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Sunday 30th December 2018 at Ota-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo.
The scorecards were announced as 119-109, 120-108, 119-109 in favor of winner Kenshiro Teraji.
The fight took place over rounds .
This contest was for the WBC championship of the world.
Teraji vs Juarez stats
Kenshiro Teraji stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins, zero loses and draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Saul Juarez made his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 8 loses and 2 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Teraji had a slight advantage in power over Juarez, with a 57% knock out percentage over Juarez's 54%.
Kenshiro Teraji was the younger man by 1 year, at 28 years old.
Both Kenshiro Teraji & Saul Juarez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Teraji was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 20 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 4 year and 4 months later than Juarez, who’s first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 125 less professional rounds, 112 to Juarez's 237.
Teraji vs Juarez form
Teraji remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Ganigan Lopez on 25th May 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round in their WBC World Light Flyweight championship fight at Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan.
Previous to that, he had defeated Gilberto Pedroza on 30th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBC World Light Flyweight championship fight at Bunka Gym, Kanagawa.
Going into that contest, he had beat Pedro Guevara on 22nd October 2017 by majority decision in their WBC World Light Flyweight championship fight at Kokugikan, Tokyo.
Before that, he had won against Ganigan Lopez on 20th May 2017 by majority decision in their WBC World Light Flyweight championship fight at Ariake Colosseum, Tokyo.
Juarez had lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Wanheng Menayothin on 2nd August 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Minimumweight championship fight at City Hall Ground, Chonburi, Thailand.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Wanheng Menayothin on 2nd August 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Minimumweight championship fight at City Hall Ground, Chonburi.
Teraji's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.5 rounds on average.
Juarez's last 2 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 12 rounds on average.