Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Babic vs Spilmont?
Alen Babic beat David Spilmont by knockout in the 6th round on Saturday 18th December 2021 at Manchester Arena in Lancashire.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This fight appeared on the undercard of Joseph Parker beating Dereck Chisora. Also, on the undercard Carlos Gongora was overcome by Lerrone Richards, Jack Cullen was defeated by Kevin Lele Sadjo and Zelfa Barrett beat Bruno Tarimo.
Babic vs Spilmont stats
Alen Babic stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 9 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
David Spilmont made his way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Babic had a massive power advantage over Spilmont, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Spilmont's 64%.
Alen Babic was the older man by 31 years, at 31 years old.
Spilmont had a height advantage of 2 inches over Babic.
Both Alen Babic & David Spilmont fought out of an orthodox stance.
Babic was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2019, 6 year and 3 months later than Spilmont, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 79 less professional rounds, 23 to Spilmont's 102.
Babic vs Spilmont form
Babic remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Eric Molina on 30th October 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Mark Bennett on 7th August 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex.
Going into that contest, he had beat Tom Little on 21st November 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Wembley Arena, London.
Before that, he had won against Niall Kennedy on 4th October 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
He had beat Shawndell Terell Winters on 22nd August 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex.
Babic's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
What time did Babic vs Spilmont start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 6:00 PM GMT at Manchester Arena, Lancashire, United Kingdom, which was 1:00 PM EST or 10:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America.
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What were the odds on Babic vs Spilmont?
Alen Babic was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while David Spilmont made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.