Teixeira vs Castano Info
Patrick Teixeira is set to face the challenge of Brian Carlos Castano on Saturday 13th February 2021 at The Avalon in California.
The fight will take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This contest is for the WBO super welterweight championship of the world.
Teixeira will be defending WBO World Junior Middleweight Championship for the first time. He was promoted from a secondary belt in December 2019. He has held this belt for a total of 413 days (1 year 1 month and 16 days).
Teixeira vs Castano stats
Patrick Teixeira steps into the ring with a record of 31 wins and 1 loss, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Brian Carlos Castano will make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 16 wins and 1 draw, with 12 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Castano has a slight advantage in power over Teixeira, with a 75% knock out percentage over Teixeira's 71%.
Patrick Teixeira is the younger man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Teixeira has a height advantage of 5 inches over Castano. This also extends to a 9-inch reach advantage.
Patrick Teixeira fights out of the southpaw stance, while Brian Carlos Castano is an orthodox fighter.
Teixeira is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 1 month earlier than Castano, who’s first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 43 more professional rounds, 139 to Castano's 96.
Patrick Teixeira goes into the fight ranked number 9 by the RING in the 154lb division.
Brian Carlos Castano is currently ranked number 1 by the WBO and 5 by the RING in the 154lb division.
Teixeira vs Castano form
Patrick Teixeira has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Carlos Adames on 30th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO Interim World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Nathaniel Gallimore on 1st September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Going into that contest, he had beat Davi Eliasquevici on 7th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Jundiaí, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Before that, he had defeated Andrew Hernandez on 29th July 2017 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Casino Del Sol, Arizona, United States.
He had been beaten by Curtis Stevens on 7th May 2016 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Castano remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Wale Omotoso on 2nd November 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland, United States.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Erislandy Lara on 2nd March 2019 by split draw in their WBA World Super Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had won against Cedric Vitu on 10th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBA World Super Welterweight championship fight at Paris, France.
Before that, he had defeated Michel Soro on 1st July 2017 by split decision in their WBA Interim World Super Welterweight championship fight at Casino d'Evian, Haute-Savoie.
He had beat Michel Soro on 1st July 2017 by split decision in their WBA Interim World Super Welterweight championship fight at Casino d'Evian, Evian les Bains.
In terms of recent activity, Brian Carlos Castano has been fighting more than Patrick Teixeira.
Patrick Teixeira last fought 1 year 1 month and 22 days ago, while Brian Carlos Castano's last outing was 1 year 2 months and 19 days ago.
Teixeira's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years 6 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
Castano's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 4 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.6 rounds on average.
What time does Teixeira vs Castano start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 pm EST / 6:00 pm PST at The Avalon, California, United States, which is around 2:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who is showing Teixeira vs Castano?
Teixeira vs Castano will be broadcast on DAZN in the US, while the fight will be broadcast in the United Kingdom by DAZN Global (UK).
How do you stream Teixeira vs Castano?
In the US you can stream Teixeira vs Castano via the DAZN app and platform. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others. Note: You save over 60% if you pay for a full year of DAZN.
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