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Jose Zepeda vs Sandor Martin preview
When is Zepeda vs Martin?
Jose Zepeda could take on Sandor Martin in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Zepeda vs Martin stats
Jose Zepeda would step into the ring with a record of 36 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 27 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Sandor Martin would make his way to the ring with a record of 40 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Zepeda would have a massive power advantage over Martin, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Martin's 33%.
Jose Zepeda is the older man by 4 years, at 33 years old.
Both Jose Zepeda & Sandor Martin fight out of a southpaw stance.
Zepeda is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2009, 1 year and 9 months earlier than Martin, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 106 less professional rounds, 178 to Martin's 284.
Jose Zepeda goes into the fight ranked number 7 by the WBC and 6 by the RING at super lightweight.
Sandor Martin is currently ranked number 1 by the WBC and 6 by the WBO in the 140lb division.
Zepeda vs Martin form
Zepeda has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he beat Neeraj Goyat on 25th March 2023 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Domo Alcalde, Guadalajara, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Regis Prograis on 26th November 2022 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Francisco Javier Perez on 19th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Gimnasio Municipal "Jose Neri Santos", Chihuahua, Mexico.
Before that, he had won against Josue Vargas on 30th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York, United States.
He had beat Henry Lundy on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, Nevada.
Sandor Martin has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Teofimo Lopez on 10th December 2022 by split decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight eliminator fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jose Felix Jr on 1st April 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Palau Olímpic Vall d'Hebron, Cataluña, Spain.
Going into that contest, he had won against Mikey Garcia on 16th October 2021 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Chukchansi Park, California, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Kay Prospere on 23rd April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Palau Olímpic, Cataluña, Spain.
He had beat Joe Hughes on 12th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Palau Olímpic, Cataluña.
In terms of recent activity, Jose Zepeda has been fighting more than Sandor Martin.
Jose Zepeda last fought 6 days ago, while Sandor Martin's last outing was 3 months and 21 days ago.
Zepeda's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.8 rounds on average.
Martin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.8 rounds on average.
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