Centro de Espectáculos del Recinto Ferial, Metepec, Mexico
Tape rankings @ Featherweight
Who won Vargas vs Gonzalez?
Rey Vargas beat Lucian Gonzalez by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 5th September 2015 at Centro de Espectáculos del Recinto Ferial in Metepec.
The scorecards were announced as 78-73, 78-74, 77-75 in favor of winner Rey Vargas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Vargas vs Gonzalez stats
Back in September 2015, Rey Vargas stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 24 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Lucian Gonzalez made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 8 loses and 2 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Vargas had a massive power advantage over Gonzalez, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Gonzalez's 24%.
Rey Vargas was the younger man by 6 years, at 25 years old.
Both Rey Vargas & Lucian Gonzalez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Vargas was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 4 year and 6 months later than Gonzalez, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 90 more professional rounds, 234 to Gonzalez's 144.
Vargas' last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Vargas vs Gonzalez?
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