Robinson’s Mall Atrium, Cotabato del Sur, Philippines
Tape rankings @ Super Bantamweight
Who won Palicte vs Apolinario?
Aston Palicte beat John Mark Apolinario by technical knockout in the 8th round on Saturday 10th June 2017 at Robinson’s Mall Atrium in Cotabato del Sur.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Palicte vs Apolinario stats
Aston Palicte stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
John Mark Apolinario made his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 8 loses and 3 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Palicte had a massive power advantage over Apolinario, boosting at 82% knock out percentage over Apolinario's 22%.
Aston Palicte was the younger man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Palicte had a height advantage of 3 inches over Apolinario. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Aston Palicte & John Mark Apolinario fought out of an orthodox stance.
Palicte was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 year and 8 months later than Apolinario, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 110 less professional rounds, 141 to Apolinario's 251.
Palicte's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Palicte vs Apolinario?
Aston Palicte was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while John Mark Apolinario made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.