Stadion Miejski, ul. Hetmańska, Rzeszow, Poland
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Szeremeta vs Palacios?
Kamil Szeremeta beat Edwin Palacios by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 6th July 2019 at Stadion Miejski, ul. Hetmańska in Rzeszow.
The scorecards were announced as 80-72, 80-72, 79-73 in favor of winner Kamil Szeremeta.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Szeremeta vs Palacios stats
Kamil Szeremeta stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 19 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Edwin Palacios made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 9 loses and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Palacios had a massive power advantage over Szeremeta, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Szeremeta's 21%.
Kamil Szeremeta was the younger man by 2 years, at 31 years old.
Both Kamil Szeremeta & Edwin Palacios fought out of an orthodox stance.
Szeremeta was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 year and 5 months later than Palacios, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He had fought 50 more professional rounds, 157 to Palacios' 107.
Kamil Szeremeta went into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBA, 2 by the WBC and 4 by the IBF at middleweight.
What were the odds on Szeremeta vs Palacios?
Kamil Szeremeta was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Edwin Palacios made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.