Conlan vs Santos Info
Michael Conlan beat Adeilson Dos Santos by points in the 8th round on Saturday 30th June 2018 at Odyssey Arena in Belfast.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Michael Conlan.
The fight took place over rounds in the Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Conlan vs Santos stats
Michael Conlan stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Adeilson Dos Santos made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 4 loses and draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Santos had a slight advantage in power over Conlan, with a 79% knock out percentage over Conlan's 71%.
Michael Conlan was the same age as Adeilson Dos Santos, at 28 years old.
Both Michael Conlan & Adeilson Dos Santos fought out of an orthodox stance.
Conlan was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 4 year and 9 months later than Santos, who’s first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 21 less professional rounds, 91 to Santos' 112.
Conlan vs Santos form
Conlan remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 4 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Ibon Larrinaga on 12th May 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat David Berna on 17th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Going into that contest, he had won against Luis Fernando Molina on 9th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Before that, he had beat Kenny Guzman on 22nd September 2017 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Convention Center, Arizona.
Santos had lost to all of his last 2 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Jessie Magdaleno on 22nd April 2017 by knockout in the 2nd round in their WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Kid Galahad on 20th September 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Ponds Forge Arena, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Conlan's last 4 fights had come over a period of 7 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.5 rounds on average.
Santos' last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years 7 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What time did Conlan vs Santos start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:45 pm BST at Odyssey Arena, Belfast, United Kingdom, which was 5:45 pm EST or 2:45 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Conlan vs Santos?
Conlan vs Santos was broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.