Jesus Rojas (vs. Marrero & Lopez) is busy (66.8 thrown per round) and all about the power punch, as 25.1 of his 26.4 landed punches (95.1%) are power shots and 58.7 of his 66.8 (87.9%) thrown punches are power shots. He's accurate too, landing 42.8% of his power punches.
Rojas can be hit, as opponents landed 42.1% of their power punches.
Diaz (last 5 fights) makes his punches count, landing 18.9 per round, while throwing just 48.5 per round. Diaz is all about the power punch too, as 17 of his 18.9 landed punches (95%) are power shots and 36.5 of his 48.5 thrown punches (75.3%) are power punches.
Rojas vs. Diaz Jr. is a 12-round fight for the WBA Featherweight World Championship presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Universal Promotions. The event is sponsored by Tecate,"THE OFFICIAL BEER OF BOXING," and Hennessy, "Never Stop, Never Settle." The fights will take place Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Avalon Hollywood.
Doors to the event open at 4:00 p.m., and the first fight begins at 5:00 p.m. The action will be streamed live on Facebook Watch in the U.S. and globally on the Golden Boy Fight Night Facebook Page beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. Fans can catch all the fights by following the Golden Boy Fight Night Page.
Limited tickets for Rojas vs. Diaz Jr. are still available and are priced at $40, not including applicable service charges and taxes. Tickets are available for purchase at www.goldenboytickets.com and the Golden Boy Promotions Facebook page.