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Who won Hrgovic vs Heredia?
Filip Hrgovic beat Mario Heredia by knockout in the 3rd round on Saturday 24th August 2019 at Centro de Usos Multiples in Sonora.
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 Juan Francisco Estrada beating Dewayne Beamon for the WBC World Super Flyweight and The Ring Junior Bantamweight championship. Also, on the undercard Liam Smith defeated Mario Alberto Lozano.
Hrgovic vs Heredia stats
Filip Hrgovic stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 8 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mario Heredia made his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Heredia had a slight advantage in power over Hrgovic, with a 81% knock out percentage over Hrgovic's 75%.
Filip Hrgovic was the older man by 1 year, at 29 years old.
Hrgovic had a height advantage of 8 inches over Heredia.
Both Filip Hrgovic & Mario Heredia fought out of an orthodox stance.
Hrgovic was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 15 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 5 year and 7 months later than Heredia, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 22 less professional rounds, 46 to Heredia's 68.
Filip Hrgovic went into the fight ranked number 6 by the WBA, 11 by the WBC and 12 by the IBF at heavyweight.
Hrgovic vs Heredia form
Hrgovic remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight before 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, 4 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 25 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 Heredia start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 2:00 AM UTC at Centro de Usos Multiples, Sonora, Mexico, which was 10:00 PM EST or 7:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Hrgovic vs Heredia?
Filip Hrgovic was a 1/100 (-9999) favourite going into the contest, while Mario Heredia made his way into the ring at 16/1 (+1600) with oddsmakers.