Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Flyweight
Who won Ruenroeng vs Zou?
Amnat Ruenroeng beat Shiming Zou by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 7th March 2015 at Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort in Macao.
The scorecards were announced as 116-111, 116-111, 116-111 in favor of winner Amnat Ruenroeng.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 KG).
This contest was for the IBF flyweight championship of the world.
Ruenroeng vs Zou stats
Amnat Ruenroeng stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 14 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Shiming Zou made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 6 wins and 0 draws, with 1 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Ruenroeng had advantage in power over Zou, with a 36% knock out percentage over Zou's 17%.
Amnat Ruenroeng was the older man by 2 years, at 41 years old.
Ruenroeng had 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Amnat Ruenroeng & Shiming Zou fought out of an orthodox stance.
Ruenroeng was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 10 months earlier than Zou, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 92 more professional rounds, 190 to Zou's 98.
Ruenroeng vs Zou form
Amnat Ruenroeng had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to John Riel Casimero on 25th May 2016 by knockout in the 4th round in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Diamond Court, Beijing, China.
Previous to that, he had beat Myung Ho Lee on 7th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Hua Hin Center, Hua Hin, Thailand.
Going into that contest, he had won against John Riel Casimero on 27th June 2015 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Hua Mark Indoor Stadium, Bangkok.
Before that, he had beat Shiming Zou on 7th March 2015 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China.
He had defeated McWilliams Arroyo on 10th September 2014 by split decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Liptapanlop Hall, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.
Ruenroeng's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 7 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.4 rounds on average.
Zou's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 9 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 4 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Ruenroeng vs Zou?
Amnat Ruenroeng was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Shiming Zou made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.