VS
Jul 13 2019
Saturday

Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States

12 round contest @ Super Bantamweight
33-0-0
UD 12

Score cards

  • 117-110
  • 117-110
  • 117-110
UD 12
36-2-0

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Belts on The Line

WBC World Super Bantamweight Championship

The tape

29
Age
28
5' 8" / 172 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
70.5" / 179 cm
Reach
66.1" / 168 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

UDUDUDUDMD
Form
UDUDUDUDKO
33
Wins
36
22
By KO
20
67
KO%
56
0
Loses
2
0
Draws
0
2010
Debut
2008

Tape rankings @ Super Bantamweight

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Rey Vargas vs Tomoki Kameda report


Who won Vargas vs Kameda?

Rey Vargas beat Tomoki Kameda by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday, July 13th, 2019, at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.

The scorecards were announced as 117-110, 117-110, 117-110 in favor of winner Rey Vargas.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 kg).

This contest was for the WBC super bantamweight championship of the world.

Also on the undercard Diego De La Hoya was defeated by Ronny Rios for the WBA Interim World Featherweight championship, and Joet Gonzalez beat Manuel Avila.

Vargas vs Kameda stats

Back in July 2019, Rey Vargas stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 33 wins, zero losses, and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Tomoki Kameda made his way to the ring with a record of 36 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, with 20 of those wins by knockout.

The stats suggested Vargas had an advantage in power over Kameda, with a 67% knockout percentage compared to Kameda's 56%.

Rey Vargas was the older man by 1 year, at 29 years old.

Vargas had a height advantage of 1 inch over Kameda. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Both Rey Vargas and Tomoki Kameda fought out of an orthodox stance.

Vargas was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 4 months later than Kameda, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 79 fewer professional rounds, totaling 246 compared to Kameda's 325.

Vargas vs Kameda form

Rey Vargas had beaten 5 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Franklin Manzanilla on February 9, 2019, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States.

Prior to that, he had won against Azat Hovhannisyan on May 12, 2018, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Oscar Negrete on December 2, 2017, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Before that, he had defeated Ronny Rios on August 26, 2017, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.

He had won against Gavin McDonnell on February 25, 2017, by majority decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Ice Arena, Hull, United Kingdom.

Tomoki Kameda had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Abigail Medina on November 12, 2018, by unanimous decision in their WBC Interim World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan.

Prior to that, he had defeated Pipat Chaiporn on March 10, 2017, by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jamie McDonnell on September 6, 2015, by unanimous decision in their WBA World Bantamweight championship fight at American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, United States.

Before that, he had lost to Jamie McDonnell on May 9, 2015, by unanimous decision in their WBA World Bantamweight championship fight at State Farm Arena, Hidalgo.

He had beaten Alejandro Hernandez on November 1, 2014, by split decision in their WBO World Bantamweight championship fight at UIC Pavilion, Chicago.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Rey Vargas had been fighting more than Tomoki Kameda.

Going into this contest, Rey Vargas had last fought 5 months and 4 days ago, while Tomoki Kameda's last outing had been 8 months and 1 day ago.

Vargas' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 18 days, which means he had been fighting approximately every 5 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 60 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 12 rounds on average.

Kameda's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 8 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 58 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.6 rounds on average.

What time did Vargas vs Kameda start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who broadcast Vargas vs Kameda?

Vargas vs Kameda was broadcast on DAZN in the US.

What were the odds on Vargas vs Kameda?

Rey Vargas was a 29/100 (-340) favorite going into the contest, while Tomoki Kameda made his way into the ring at 12/5 (+240) with oddsmakers.

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Tomoki

Kameda

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