Nov 25 2017
Saturday

Madison Square Garden, New York, United States

10 rounds contest @ Super Featherweight
20-2-4
MD 10
MD 10
27-2-0

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The tape

34
Age
40
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 5" / 166 cm
66.9" / 170 cm
Reach
65" / 165 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

RTDUDTKOMDKO
Form
MDRTDUDUDTKO
20
Wins
27
0
By KO
0
0
KO%
0
2
Loses
2
4
Draws
0
2009
Debut
2007

Tape rankings @ Super Featherweight

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The Ring
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WBA
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12
WBC
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WBO
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IBF
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Jason Sosa vs Yuriorkis Gamboa report

Who won Sosa vs Gamboa?

Yuriorkis Gamboa beat Jason Sosa by majority decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 25th November 2017 at Madison Square Garden in New York.

The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Yuriorkis Gamboa.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).

Sosa vs Gamboa stats

Jason Sosa stepped into the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 4 draws.

Yuriorkis Gamboa made his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws.

The stats suggested that Sosa and Gamboa have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.

Jason Sosa was the younger man by 6 years, at 34 years old.

Sosa had 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Jason Sosa & Yuriorkis Gamboa fought out of an orthodox stance.

Sosa was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 2 year and 6 months later than Gamboa, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 58 less professional rounds, 166 to Gamboa's 224.

Jason Sosa went into the fight ranked number 12 by the WBC at super featherweight.

Sosa vs Gamboa form

Sosa had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Vasyl Lomachenko on 8th April 2017 by in the 9th round in their WBO World Junior Lightweight and WBA Super World Super Featherweight championship fight at MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Stephen Smith on 12th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Featherweight championship fight at Salle des Étoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco.

Going into that contest, he had won against Javier Fortuna on 24th June 2016 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA World Super Featherweight championship fight at Capital Gym, Beijing, China.

Before that, he had drawn with Nicholas Walters on 19th December 2015 by majority draw in their 10 round contest at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, United States.

He had beat Jorge Pazos on 2nd October 2015 by knockout in the 6th round at 2300 Arena, Philadelphia.

Gamboa had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Jason Sosa on 25th November 2017 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Robinson Castellanos on 5th May 2017 by majority decision in the 7th round at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Rene Alvarado on 11th March 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona.

Before that, he had won against Hylon Williams Jr on 19th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona.

Hehad defeated Joel Montes de Oca on 15th November 2014 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Plaza de Toros, Cancun, Mexico.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jason Sosa had been fighting more than Yuriorkis Gamboa.

Going to this contest, Jason Sosa had last fought 5 years, 1 month and 16 days ago, while Yuriorkis Gamboa's last outing had been 4 years, 5 months and 29 days ago.

Sosa's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 7 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 4 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.6 rounds on average.

Gamboa's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 6 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.6 rounds on average.

What time did Sosa vs Gamboa start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Sosa vs Gamboa?

Sosa vs Gamboa was broadcast on HBO in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by Sky Sports Main Event.

What were the odds on Sosa vs Gamboa?

Jason Sosa was a 33/100 (-303) favourite going into the contest, while Yuriorkis Gamboa made his way into the ring at 12/5 (+240) with oddsmakers.

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