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Rau’shee Warren vs Gilberto Mendoza report
Who won Warren vs Mendoza?
Rau’shee Warren beat Gilberto Mendoza by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 15th February 2020 at Bridgestone Arena in Tennessee.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91 in favor of winner Rau’shee Warren.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
Warren vs Mendoza stats
Rau’shee Warren stepped into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Gilberto Mendoza made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 7 loses and 3 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Mendoza had a large advantage in power over Warren, boosting at 47% knock out percentage over Warren's 25%.
Rau’shee Warren was the older man by 3 years, at 36 years old.
Both Rau’shee Warren & Gilberto Mendoza fought out of an orthodox stance.
Warren was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 6 months later than Mendoza, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 7 more professional rounds, 166 to Mendoza's 159.
Rau’shee Warren went into the fight ranked number 6 by the WBA and 13 by the WBC at bantamweight.
Warren vs Mendoza form
Warren had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Zhanat Zhakiyanov on 10th February 2017 by split decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight championship fight at Huntington Center, Toledo, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Juan Carlos Payano on 18th June 2016 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight championship fight at UIC Pavilion, Chicago.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Juan Carlos Payano on 2nd August 2015 by split decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight championship fight at Full Sail University, Winter Park.
Before that, he had beat Javier Gallo on 6th March 2015 by technical knockout in the 1st round at MGM Grand, Marquee Ballroom, Las Vegas.
He had won against Jose Luis Araiza on 6th September 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati.
Warren's last 5 fights had come over a period of 8 years and 9 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
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