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Who won Hrgovic vs Ahmatovic?
Filip Hrgovic beat Emir Ahmatovic by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 4th December 2021 at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena in Nevada.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
This fight appeared on the undercard of Devin Haney beating Joseph ‘Jo Jo’ Diaz for the WBC World Lightweight championship. Also, on the undercard Montana Love defeated Carlos Diaz Ramirez and Jessica McCaskill was victorious over Kandi Wyatt.
Hrgovic vs Ahmatovic stats
Filip Hrgovic stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 13 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Emir Ahmatovic made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 10 wins and 0 draws, with 7 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Hrgovic had advantage in power over Ahmatovic, with a 85% knock out percentage over Ahmatovic's 70%.
Filip Hrgovic was the older man by 29 years, at 29 years old.
Hrgovic had a height advantage of 4 inches over Ahmatovic.
Both Filip Hrgovic & Emir Ahmatovic fought out of an orthodox stance.
Hrgovic was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2017, 6 months later than Ahmatovic, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 49 to Ahmatovic's 33.
Filip Hrgovic went into the fight ranked number 11 by the WBA, 9 by the WBC, 12 by the WBO and 3 by the IBF at heavyweight.
Hrgovic vs Ahmatovic form
Hrgovic remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Rydell Booker on 7th November 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Alexandre Kartozia on 26th September 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at Struer Arena, Struer, Denmark.
Going into that contest, he had beat Eric Molina on 7th December 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Before that, he had won against Mario Heredia on 24th August 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Centro de Usos Multiples, Sonora, Mexico.
He had beat Gregory Corbin on 25th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland, United States.
Hrgovic's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What time did Hrgovic vs Ahmatovic start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM EST / 4:00 PM PST at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States, which was around 12:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Hrgovic vs Ahmatovic?
Filip Hrgovic was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Emir Ahmatovic made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.