José Luis Castillo (El Temible) challenges Joel Casamayor's (El Cepillo) WBC and The Ring lightweight belts. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.
This fight between José Luis Castillo and Joel Casamayor took place on at the Mandalay Bay Events Center, Paradise, Nevada, U.S.
At 171 cm, José Luis Castillo is the taller of the two by 1 cm; Joel Casamayor is 170 cm. The fighters have the same reach of 175 cm. Casamayor has a 1 cm ape index advantage over Castillo.
Castillo is coming in to this fight with a record of 50-6-1 (45 KOs). His last fight was 5 months and 29 days ago against Juan Lazcano, which he won via 12 round unanimous decision.Casamayor comes in with a record of 31-2 (19 KOs). His last fight was 5 months and 1 day ago against Daniel Seda, which he won via 10 round unanimous decision.
José Luis Castillo fights out of the orthodox stance, while Joel Casamayor fights out of the southpaw stance.
On the day of the fight, Castillo will be 30 years and 11 months old. Casamayor will be 33 years and 4 months old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 66-34 in favor of José Luis Castillo. Here is the prediction for Castillo vs. Casamayor.
José Luis Castillo defeated Joel Casamayor via 12 round SD. Casamayor's 1 fight win streak comes to an end, and Castillo advances his win streak to 5. Castillo is now 51-6-1, and Casamayor 31-3.