Zepeda vs Castaneda Info
Jose Zepeda will take on Kendo Castaneda on Tuesday 7th July 2020 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The fight will be contested over 10 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit will be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Carlos Castro's and Cesar Juarez's clash.
Zepeda vs Castaneda stats
Jose Zepeda steps into the ring with a record of 31 wins and 2 loses, 25 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kendo Castaneda will make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 17 wins, with 8 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Zepeda has a massive power advantage over Castaneda, boosting at 81% knock out percentage over Castaneda's 47%.
Jose Zepeda is the older man by 5 years, at 31 years old.
Castaneda has a height advantage of 2 inches over Zepeda.
Jose Zepeda fights out of the southpaw stance, while Kendo Castaneda is an orthodox fighter.
Zepeda is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 16 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 2 years and 10 months earlier than Castaneda, who’s first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 50 more professional rounds, 131 to Castaneda's 81.
Zepeda vs Castaneda form
Zepeda has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he beat Jose Pedraza on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he beat Eleazar Valenzuela on 18th May 2019 by unanimous decision in the 10th round at Deportivo del Sindicato del Metro , Distrito Federal, Mexico.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jose Carlos Ramirez on 10th February 2019 by majority decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Save Mart Arena, California, United States.
Before that, he had beat Domicio Rondon on 20th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Gimnasio Municipal Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, Baja California, Mexico.
He had won against Carlos Diaz Ramirez on 16th June 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Auditorio del Estado, Baja California.
Kendo Castaneda remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Stan Martyniouk on 25th October 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Silver Legacy Resort Casino, Nevada, United States.
What time does Zepeda vs Castaneda start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 am UTC at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which is 11:00 pm EST or 8:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 am BST in the UK.
Who is showing Zepeda vs Castaneda?
Zepeda vs Castaneda will be broadcast on ESPN in the US.
How do you stream Zepeda vs Castaneda?
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