Tepora vs Escandon Info
Oscar Escandon beat Jhack Tepora by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 21st December 2019 at Toyota Arena in California.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
Tepora vs Escandon stats
Jhack Tepora stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 23 wins, zero loses and draws, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Oscar Escandon made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 5 loses and draws, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Tepora had a slight advantage in power over Escandon, with a 74% knock out percentage over Escandon's 68%.
Jhack Tepora was the younger man by 9 years, at 27 years old.
Tepora had a height advantage of 5 inches over Escandon. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Jhack Tepora & Oscar Escandon fought out of an orthodox stance.
Tepora was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 3 year and 8 months later than Escandon, who’s first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 56 less professional rounds, 106 to Escandon's 162.
Tepora vs Escandon form
Tepora had won 4 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Jose Luis Gallegos on 1st June 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Soboba Casino, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Edivaldo Ortega on 15th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Yon Armed on 18th March 2017 by knockout in the 1st round at Waterfront Hotel and Casino, Cebu, Philippines.
Before that, he had won against Galih Susanto on 2nd December 2016 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Mandaue City Sports and Cultural Complex, Barangay Centro, Cebu.
Oscar Escandon had stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Brandon Figueroa on 30th September 2018 by knockout in the 10th round at Citizens Business Bank Arena, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Tugstsogt Nyambayar on 26th May 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Biloxi, Mississippi.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Gary Russell Jr on 20th May 2017 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Featherweight championship fight at MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill.
Before that, he had beat Robinson Castellanos on 5th March 2016 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Featherweight championship fight at DC Armory, Washington.
He had been beaten by Moises Flores on 18th April 2015 by split decision in their WBA Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.
Tepora's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years 5 months and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 25 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.3 rounds on average.
Escandon's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years 5 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
Who broadcast Tepora vs Escandon?
Tepora vs Escandon was broadcast on FOX in the US.