Round Rock Sports Center, Texas, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Flyweight
Who won Palicte vs Rodriguez?
Aston Palicte beat Jose Alfredo Rodriguez by technical knockout in the 5th round on Friday 8th December 2017 at Round Rock Sports Center in Texas.
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).
Palicte vs Rodriguez stats
Aston Palicte stepped into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jose Alfredo Rodriguez made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 19 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Palicte had a large advantage in power over Rodriguez, boosting at 83% knock out percentage over Rodriguez's 59%.
Aston Palicte was the younger man by 1 year, at 30 years old.
Palicte had a height advantage of 5 inches over Rodriguez. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both Aston Palicte & Jose Alfredo Rodriguez fought out of an orthodox stance.
Palicte was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 3 year and 4 months later than Rodriguez, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 53 less professional rounds, 141 to Rodriguez's 194.
Palicte vs Rodriguez form
Palicte had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Jose Martinez on 31st January 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Viejas Casino and Resort, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Donnie Nietes on 8th September 2018 by split draw in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Forum, Inglewood.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Jose Alfredo Rodriguez on 8th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Round Rock Sports Center, Texas.
Before that, he had beat John Mark Apolinario on 10th June 2017 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Robinson’s Mall Atrium, Cotabato del Sur, Philippines.
He had won against Oscar Cantu on 17th December 2016 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Downtown Las Vegas Event Center, Nevada, United States.
Palicte's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Palicte vs Rodriguez?
Aston Palicte was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Jose Alfredo Rodriguez made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.