Michelob ULTRA Arena, Las Vegas, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Welterweight
Who won Mielnicki Jr vs Salazar?
Vito Mielnicki Jr beat Alexis Salazar by technical knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 25th November 2023 at Michelob ULTRA Arena in Las Vegas.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of David Benavidez beating Demetrius Andrade for the WBC Interim World Super Middleweight championship. Also, on the undercard Jermall Charlo beat Jose Benavidez, Subriel Matias defeated Shohjahon Ergashev for the IBF World Junior Welterweight title, Hector Luis Garcia was defeated by Lamont Roach for the WBA World Super Featherweight championship, Sergey Lipinets lost to Michel Rivera and Pablo Vicente was overcome by Muhammadkhuja Yaqubov.
Mielnicki Jr vs Salazar stats
Vito Mielnicki Jr stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.
Alexis Salazar made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws.
Vito Mielnicki Jr was the younger man by 7 years, at 21 years old.
Mielnicki Jr had a height advantage of 1 inch over Salazar. Despite this, Salazar had 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Vito Mielnicki Jr & Alexis Salazar fought out of an orthodox stance.
Mielnicki Jr was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2019, 6 year and 6 months later than Salazar, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 95 less professional rounds, 76 to Salazar's 171.
Vito Mielnicki Jr went into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBA at super welterweight.
Salazar's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 30 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.5 rounds on average.
What time did Mielnicki Jr vs Salazar start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM EST / 4:00 PM PST at Michelob ULTRA Arena, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 12:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Mielnicki Jr vs Salazar?
Vito Mielnicki Jr was a 1/12 (-1200) favourite going into the contest, while Alexis Salazar made his way into the ring at 6/1 (+600) with oddsmakers.