Arena Coliseo, Mexico City, Mexico
Tape rankings @ Lightweight
Who won Jardon vs Saguilan?
Dante Jardon beat Nery Saguilan by knockout in the 10th round on Saturday 6th August 2016 at Arena Coliseo in Mexico City.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Jardon vs Saguilan stats
Dante Jardon stepped into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Nery Saguilan made his way to the ring with a record of 37 wins, 6 loses and 1 draw, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Jardon had a massive power advantage over Saguilan, boosting at 76% knock out percentage over Saguilan's 35%.
Dante Jardon was the same age as Nery Saguilan, at 33 years old.
Jardon had a height advantage of 1 inch over Saguilan.
Both Dante Jardon & Nery Saguilan fought out of an orthodox stance.
Jardon was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2006, 1 year and 2 months earlier than Saguilan, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 316 less professional rounds, 0 to Saguilan's 316.
Jardon vs Saguilan form
Jardon had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Juan Carlos Salgado on 26th March 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Arena Coliseo, Mexico City, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had defeated Reyes Sanchez on 31st October 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Arena Coliseo, Mexico City.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jairo Lopez on 8th August 2015 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Arena Coliseo, Mexico City.
Before that, he had won against Jeffrey Arienza on 25th April 2015 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Arena Coliseo, Mexico City.
He had beat Patricio Moreno on 31st January 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Arena Coliseo, Mexico City.
Jardon's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 3 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
What time did Jardon vs Saguilan start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM UTC at Arena Coliseo, Mexico City, Mexico, which was 6:00 PM EST or 3:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 11:00 PM BST in the UK.
What were the odds on Jardon vs Saguilan?
Dante Jardon was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Nery Saguilan made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.