Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Yoka vs Milas?
Tony Yoka beat Petar Milas by technical knockout in the 7th round on Friday 10th September 2021 at Roland Garros in Paris.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Also, on the undercard Igor Mikhalkin was defeated by Mathieu Bauderlique and Souleymane Cissokho beat Ismail Iliev.
Yoka vs Milas stats
Tony Yoka stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 10 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Petar Milas made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins and 0 draws, with 11 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Yoka had a slight advantage in power over Milas, with a 80% knock out percentage over Milas' 73%.
Tony Yoka was the older man by 29 years, at 29 years old.
Yoka had a height advantage of 3 inches over Milas.
Both Tony Yoka & Petar Milas fought out of an orthodox stance.
Yoka was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 year and 5 months later than Milas, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 4 less professional rounds, 61 to Milas' 65.
Tony Yoka went into the fight ranked number 10 by the WBC, 15 by the WBO and 9 by the IBF at heavyweight.
Yoka vs Milas form
Yoka remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Joel Tambwe Djeko on 5th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 12th round at H Arena, Loire-Atlantique, France.
Previous to that, he had won against Christian Hammer on 27th November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at H Arena, Loire-Atlantique.
Going into that contest, he had beat Johann Duhaupas on 25th September 2020 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Paris, Paris.
Before that, he had defeated Michael Wallisch on 28th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at H Arena, Loire-Atlantique.
He had won against Alexander Dimitrenko on 13th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Azur Arena, Alpes-Maritimes.
Yoka's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 14 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
What time did Yoka vs Milas start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM UTC at Roland Garros, Paris, France, which was 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 PM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Yoka vs Milas?
The fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.
What were the odds on Yoka vs Milas?
Tony Yoka was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Petar Milas made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.