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Monzón vs. Valdez II: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

In an undisputed world title fight, Carlos Monzón (Escopeta) defends his middleweight WBA, WBC, and The Ring belts against Rodrigo Valdez (Rocky). Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

34
Feb 6, 1963
86-3-9
14
59 (60.2%)
182 cm
193 cm
11 cm
Orthodox
Jun 26, 1976
1y, 1m, 4d
30
Age
Debut
Record
Title Fights
KOs
Height
Reach
Ape Index
Stance
Last Fight
Layoff
Win Streak
31
Oct 25, 1963
59-5-2
6
40 (60.6%)
177 cm
175 cm
-2 cm
Orthodox
Mar 19, 1977
4m, 11d
2
WBAWBCTheRing
MD
w1
d13
MD
w1
d10
MD
w1
d13
WBC
MD
w1
d4
middleweight
Saturday, 30 Jul 1977
Stade Louis II, Fontvieille, Monte Carlo, Monaco
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Carlos Monzón vs. Rodrigo Valdez II

Date

This fight between Carlos Monzón and Rodrigo Valdez took place on at the Stade Louis II, Fontvieille, Monaco.

Tale of the Tape

At 182 cm, Carlos Monzón is the taller of the two by 5 cms; Rodrigo Valdez is 177 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 193 cm, Monzón also has a significant reach advantage of 18 cms over Valdez' 175 cm. On top of that, Monzón also has a 13 cm ape index advantage over Valdez.

Monzón is coming in to this fight with a record of 86-3-9 (59 KOs). His last fight was 1 year, 1 month, and 4 days ago against Rodrigo Valdéz, which he won via 15 round unanimous decision.

Rodrigo Valdéz' boxing career

Valdez comes in with a record of 59-5-2 (40 KOs). His last fight was 4 months and 11 days ago against Oreste Lebron, which he won via 5th round TKO.

Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.

On the day of the fight, Monzón will be 34 years and 11 months old. Valdez will be 31 years and 5 months old.

Prediction and Odds

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After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 56-44 in favor of Carlos Monzón. Here is the prediction for Monzón vs Valdez II.

The chances of Carlos Monzón winning is higher, but Rodrigo Valdez cannot be counted out. Valdez could make it competitive, maybe even win.

Result

Carlos Monzón defeated Rodrigo Valdez via 15 round UD to retain the WBA, WBC, and The Ring middleweight titles. Valdez' 2 fight win streak comes to an end, and Monzón advances his win streak to 31. Monzón is now 87-3-9, and Valdez 59-6-2.

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