Madison Square Garden, New York, United States
Tape rankings @ Flyweight
Who won Zou vs Ajtai?
Shiming Zou beat Jozsef Ajtai by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 11th June 2016 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
The scorecards were announced as 100-89, 100-89, 100-89 in favor of winner Shiming Zou.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 KG).
Zou vs Ajtai stats
Shiming Zou stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jozsef Ajtai made his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ajtai had a massive power advantage over Zou, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over Zou's 29%.
Shiming Zou was the older man by 15 years, at 39 years old.
Zou had a height advantage of 2 inches over Ajtai. Despite this, Ajtai had 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Shiming Zou & Jozsef Ajtai fought out of an orthodox stance.
Zou was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 years and 1 month earlier than Ajtai, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He had fought 16 more professional rounds, 98 to Ajtai's 82.
Zou's last 4 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 7 months and 8 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.5 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Zou vs Ajtai?
Shiming Zou was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Jozsef Ajtai made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.