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Andrew Moloney vs Luis Concepcion report
Who won Moloney vs Concepcion?
Andrew Moloney beat Luis Concepcion by technical knockout in the 10th round on Saturday 8th September 2018 at Bendigo Stadium in Victoria.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Moloney vs Concepcion stats
Andrew Moloney stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 17 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Luis Concepcion made his way to the ring with a record of 37 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 26 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Concepcion had advantage in power over Moloney, with a 70% knock out percentage over Moloney's 59%.
Andrew Moloney was the younger man by 5 years, at 32 years old.
Moloney had a height advantage of 3 inches over Concepcion.
Both Andrew Moloney & Luis Concepcion fought out of an orthodox stance.
Moloney was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 26 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 8 year and 7 months later than Concepcion, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 114 less professional rounds, 186 to Concepcion's 300.
Andrew Moloney went into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA, 4 by the WBC, 9 by the WBO and 11 by the IBF at super flyweight.
Luis Concepcion was ranked number 5 by the WBA and 15 by the WBC in the 115lb division.
Moloney vs Concepcion form
Moloney had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Norbelto Jimenez on 16th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia.
Previous to that, he had won against Alexander Espinoza on 5th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Marvel Stadium, Victoria.
Going into that contest, he had beat Gilberto Mendoza on 9th April 2022 by knockout in the 8th round at The Hangar, California, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Froilan Saludar on 21st December 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Star Event Centre, New South Wales, Australia.
He had been beaten by Joshua Franco on 14th August 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Flyweight championship fight at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Oklahoma, United States.
Moloney's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
Concepcion's last 4 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 3 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 3 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.5 rounds on average.
What time did Moloney vs Concepcion start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 AM UTC at Bendigo Stadium, Victoria, Australia, which was 7:00 AM EST or 4:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 12:00 PM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Moloney vs Concepcion?
The fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.
What were the odds on Moloney vs Concepcion?
Andrew Moloney was a 1/4 (-400) favourite going into the contest, while Luis Concepcion made his way into the ring at 11/4 (+280) with oddsmakers.
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