Tape rankings @ Flyweight
Who won Honorio vs Morales?
Joseph Morales beat Sidemar Honorio by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of Cage Warriors 133, on Friday 4th March 2022 at Del Mar Arena in San Diego.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Joseph Morales.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Honorio vs Morales stats
Sidemar Honorio stepped into the ring with a record of 13 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, 3 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Joseph Morales made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Honorio had a large advantage in power over Morales, boasting at 23% knock out percentage over Morales' 0%.
Sidemar Honorio was the older man by 15 years, at 42 years old.
Morales had a height advantage of 1 inch over Honorio. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Honorio was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 20 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 15 year and 7 months later than Morales, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 50 more professional rounds, 50 to Morales' 0.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Joseph Morales had been fighting more than Sidemar Honorio.
Going to this contest, Sidemar Honorio had last fought 2 years, 10 months and 20 days ago, while Joseph Morales' last outing had been 10 months and 27 days ago.