claimed that Escalera took an easier road than
Tyson, look at the bare facts:
was 18-0 (18) after ten months and eighteen days,
whereas Tyson needed twenty-three days more to
reach the same tally. “Tito” even won a fight more
in less time!
combined record of Tyson´s first eighteen
opponents is 152-101-5, for an average of 8,4 wins
and 5,6 losses.
number nineteen and it is 177-110-5 for Tyson´s
foes, with an average of 9,3 wins and 5,7 losses.
from Puerto Rico but based in Florida, beat
opponents with a combined record of 249-146-7 in
his first eighteen, the average being 13,8 wins
and 9 losses.
nineteen fights he has won to out-do Tyson in
knockout-victories inside a year, his adversaries
were a combined 289-162-7, averaging 15,2 wins and
statistic the legend from Brooklyn were slightly
more effective than the UBO world champion:
victories Tyson needed 34 rounds to get the jobs
done, Escalera 45 rounds. In nineteen it was 37
for Tyson and 48 for Escalera.
scheduled to return on November 4 against former
WBA world title-challenger Jonathan Guidry
(19-1-2) as part of his new deal with Don King.