Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Seldin vs Silva?
Cletus Seldin beat William Silva by knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 16th October 2021 at Barclays Center in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Seldin vs Silva stats
Cletus Seldin stepped into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
William Silva made his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Seldin had a large advantage in power over Silva, boosting at 84% knock out percentage over Silva's 57%.
Cletus Seldin was the older man by 1 year, at 35 years old.
Silva had a height advantage of 6 inches over Seldin. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Cletus Seldin & William Silva fought out of an orthodox stance.
Seldin was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 4 year and 11 months later than Silva, whose first professional fight was in 2006. He had fought 59 less professional rounds, 118 to Silva's 177.
Cletus Seldin went into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBA and 14 by the IBF at super lightweight.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Cletus Seldin had been fighting more than William Silva.
Going to this contest, Cletus Seldin had last fought 2 years, 4 months and 12 days ago, while William Silva's last outing had been 1 year, 10 months and 19 days ago.
Seldin's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
Silva's last 3 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 7 months and 22 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 10 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 21 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
What time did Seldin vs Silva start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Barclays Center, New York, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Seldin vs Silva?
Cletus Seldin was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while William Silva made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.