For most of the fight Magdaleno did a very good job of moving, tying up, and blunting Figueroa’s offense. Figueroa came into the fight averaging 92.9 punches thrown per round. Against Magdaleno, he averaged 52 punches thrown per round. After four rounds, Magdaleno was out-landing Figueroa 42-29. In rounds five through nine, Figueroa came on, out-landing Magdaleno 100-73. A body shot at the end of round nine put Magdaleno down and out.