Alberto Puello last fought 8 months and 18 days ago, while Rolando Romero's last outing was 11 months and 10 days ago.
The stats suggest Romero would have a massive power advantage over Puello, boosting at 86% knockout percentage over Puello's 48%.
Puello has a height advantage of 1 inch over Romero. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
The showtime championship telecast begins at 9 p.m.
Date: Saturday, May 13, Las Vegas.
Start time: 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.
The fight will be held at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
What has been Said:
“’Rolly’ has fought at the elite level, so I’m looking forward to testing myself and showing why I am the champion. I’m confident in my skills and I’m coming with everything I’ve got. This is going to be one of the best fights of the year, so make sure you tune in.”
“I’m excited to become a world champion on May 13,” said Romero. “Everyone knows what I bring to the ring. It’s gonna be an entertaining show. I hope Puello comes in 100%, because I ready to show that I’m an elite fighter in this division.”
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