Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Bantamweight
Who won Pasillas vs Aleem?
Vic Pasillas beat Raeese Aleem by technical knockout in the 11th round on Saturday 23rd January 2021 at Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut.
The fight took place over 11 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Pasillas vs Aleem stats
Vic Pasillas stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Raeese Aleem made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 17 wins and 0 draws, with 11 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Aleem had a slight advantage in power over Pasillas, with a 65% knock out percentage over Pasillas' 56%.
Vic Pasillas was the younger man by 2 years, at 28 years old.
Aleem had a height advantage of 1 inch over Pasillas. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Vic Pasillas fought out of the southpaw stance, while Raeese Aleem was an orthodox fighter.
Pasillas was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 months later than Aleem, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 9 less professional rounds, 73 to Aleem's 82.
Vic Pasillas went into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBA and 14 by the IBF in the 122lb division.
Raeese Aleem was ranked number 2 by the WBA and 10 by the IBF in the 122lb division.
Pasillas vs Aleem form
Raeese Aleem remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had beat Marcus Bates on 1st August 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Adam Lopez on 14th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 4th round at 2300 Arena, Pennsylvania.
Aleem's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 months and 18 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What time did Pasillas vs Aleem start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 pm EST / 6:00 pm PST at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States, which was around 2:00 am GMT in the UK.
Who broadcast Pasillas vs Aleem?
Pasillas vs Aleem was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.