Teatro Palcco, Jalisco, Mexico
Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight
Avni Yildirim vs Marco Antonio Periban report
Who won Periban vs Yildirim?
Avni Yildirim beat Marco Antonio Periban by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 13th May 2017 at Teatro Palcco in Jalisco.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Avni Yildirim.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Periban vs Yildirim stats
Avni Yildirim stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 15 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Marco Antonio Periban made his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Yildirim had a slight advantage in power over Periban, with a 67% knock out percentage over Periban's 64%.
Avni Yildirim was the younger man by 7 years, at 31 years old.
Periban had a height advantage of 2 inches over Yildirim. That also extended to a 8-inch reach advantage.
Both Avni Yildirim & Marco Antonio Periban fought out of an orthodox stance.
Yildirim was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 5 year and 6 months later than Periban, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 109 more professional rounds, 145 to Periban's 36.
Marco Antonio Periban was ranked number 8 by the WBA, 3 by the WBC, 15 by the WBO and 6 by the IBF in the 168lb division.
Yildirim's last 3 fights had come over a period of 7 years and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 4 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.7 rounds on average.
What time did Periban vs Yildirim start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 3:00 AM UTC at Teatro Palcco, Jalisco, Mexico, which was 11:00 PM EST or 8:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
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