Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
Tape rankings @ Super Flyweight
Who won Butler vs Olteanu?
Paul Butler beat Silvio Olteanu by technical knockout in the 6th round on Saturday 19th December 2015 at Manchester Arena in Manchester.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Butler vs Olteanu stats
Paul Butler stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Silvio Olteanu made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 8 loses and 1 draw, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Butler had advantage in power over Olteanu, with a 53% knock out percentage over Olteanu's 40%.
Paul Butler was the younger man by 11 years, at 33 years old.
Butler had a height advantage of 4 inches over Olteanu.
Both Paul Butler & Silvio Olteanu fought out of an orthodox stance.
Butler was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 5 year and 11 months later than Olteanu, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 65 more professional rounds, 254 to Olteanu's 189.
Butler's last 4 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Butler vs Olteanu?
Paul Butler was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Silvio Olteanu made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.