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Who won Warren vs Vazquez?
Rau’shee Warren beat Damien Vazquez by knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 14th August 2021 at Dignity Health Sports Park in California.
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).
This fight appeared on the undercard of John Riel Casimero beating Guillermo Rigondeaux for the WBO World Bantamweight championship. Also, on the undercard Gary Antonio Russell beat Emmanuel Rodriguez and Brandun Lee defeated Ezequiel Victor Fernandez.
Warren vs Vazquez stats
Back in August 2021, Rau’shee Warren stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Damien Vazquez made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Vazquez had a large advantage in power over Warren, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Warren's 22%.
Rau’shee Warren was the older man by 11 years, at 35 years old.
Rau’shee Warren fought out of the orthodox stance, while Damien Vazquez was a southpaw.
Warren was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 2 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 9 months earlier than Vazquez, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 69 more professional rounds, 166 to Vazquez's 97.
Rau’shee Warren went into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBA, 7 by the WBC, 7 by the WBO and 13 by the IBF at bantamweight.
Warren vs Vazquez form
Rau’shee Warren had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Gilberto Mendoza on 15th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Bridgestone Arena, Tennessee, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Nordine Oubaali on 19th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Bantamweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat McJoe Arroyo on 29th July 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, 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.
He had won against Juan Carlos Payano on 18th June 2016 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight championship fight at UIC Pavilion, Chicago.
Warren's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 1 month and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 58 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11.6 rounds on average.
Vazquez's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
What time did Warren vs Vazquez start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States, which was around 1:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Warren vs Vazquez?
Warren vs Vazquez was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.
What were the odds on Warren vs Vazquez?
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