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Who won Nietes vs Carrillo?
Donnie Nietes beat Pablo Carrillo by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 3rd April 2021 at Caesars Palace Dubai in Dubai.
The scorecards were announced as 99-91, 98-92, 96-95 in favor of winner Donnie Nietes.
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).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Jamel Herring's and Carl Frampton's clash for the WBO World Junior Lightweight championship.
Nietes vs Carrillo stats
Donnie Nietes stepped into the ring with a record of 42 wins, 1 loss and 5 draws, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Pablo Carrillo made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Carrillo had a slight advantage in power over Nietes, with a 64% knock out percentage over Nietes' 55%.
Donnie Nietes was the older man by 6 years, at 40 years old.
Nietes had a height advantage of 2 inches over Carrillo.
Both Donnie Nietes & Pablo Carrillo fought out of an orthodox stance.
Nietes was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2003, 7 years and 5 months earlier than Carrillo, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He had fought 205 more professional rounds, 390 to Carrillo's 185.
Pablo Carrillo was ranked number 10 by the WBA in the 115lb division.
Nietes vs Carrillo form
Nietes had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Kazuto Ioka on 31st December 2018 by split decision in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Wynn Palace Cotai, Macao, Macao.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Aston Palicte on 8th September 2018 by split draw in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Forum, Inglewood, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Juan Carlos Reveco on 24th February 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Forum, Inglewood.
Before that, he had beat Komgrich Nantapech on 29th April 2017 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Cebu City Waterfront Hotel & Casino, Cebu City, Philippines.
He had won against Edgar Sosa on 24th September 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at StubHub Center, Carson, United States.
Nietes' last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 10 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.
What time did Nietes vs Carrillo start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 7:00 PM UTC at Caesars Palace Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, which was 3:00 PM EST or 12:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 8:00 PM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Nietes vs Carrillo?
Donnie Nietes was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Pablo Carrillo made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.