Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is Moloney vs Saludar?
Andrew Moloney is set to take on Froilan Saludar on Thursday 9th December 2021 at Newcastle Entertainment Centre in Newcastle, New South Wales.
The fight is scheduled for 10 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
Moloney vs Saludar stats
Andrew Moloney steps into the ring with a record of 21 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Froilan Saludar will make his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, with 22 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Saludar has a slight advantage in power over Moloney, with a 69% knock out percentage over Moloney's 67%.
Andrew Moloney is the younger man by 2 years, at 30 years old.
Both Andrew Moloney & Froilan Saludar fight out of an orthodox stance.
Moloney is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 5 year and 3 months later than Saludar, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 37 less professional rounds, 144 to Saludar's 181.
Froilan Saludar is currently ranked number 15 by the WBO in the 118lb division.
Moloney vs Saludar form
Andrew Moloney has stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to 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.
Previous to that, he lost to Joshua Franco on 14th November 2020 by unanimous decision in the 3rd round in their WBA World Super Flyweight championship fight at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Joshua Franco on 23rd June 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Super Flyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Elton Dharry on 15th November 2019 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBA Interim World Super Flyweight championship fight at Margaret Court Arena, Victoria, Australia.
He had beat Selemani Bangaiza on 15th June 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Seagulls Rugby League Club, New South Wales.
Moloney's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Saludar's last 3 fights have come over a period of 7 years, 5 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 2 years, 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6 rounds on average.
What time does Moloney vs Saludar start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 AM UTC at Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, which is 6:00 AM EST or 3:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 11:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Moloney vs Saludar?
Froilan Saludar is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Andrew Moloney if you fancy the incredible upset.