Canelo Álvarez (Canelo) defends his WBC super-welterweight title against Alfonso Gómez. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.
This fight between Canelo Álvarez and Alfonso Gómez took place on at the Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
At 175 cm, Alfonso Gómez is the taller of the two by 2 cms; Canelo Álvarez is 173 cm. Despite being the shorter fighter, Canelo has longer reach of 179 cm, which is 4 cms longer than Gómez' 175 cm. Canelo also has a 6 cm ape index advantage over Gómez.
Canelo is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 37-0-1 (27 KOs). His last fight was 2 months and 30 days ago against Ryan Rhodes, which he won via 12th round TKO.
Gómez comes in with a record of 23-4-2 (12 KOs). His last fight was 3 months and 27 days ago against Calvin Green, which he won via 2nd round KO.
Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.
On the day of the fight, Canelo will be 21 years and 1 month old. Gómez will be 30 years and 10 months old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 68-32 in favor of Canelo Álvarez. Here is the prediction for Canelo vs Gómez.
Canelo Álvarez defeated Alfonso Gómez via 6th round TKO. Gómez' 5 fight win streak comes to an end, and Canelo advances his win streak to 34. Canelo is now 38-0-1, and Gómez 23-5-2.