Tape rankings @ Strawweight
Who won Silva vs Catalan?
Alex Silva beat Ruel Catalan by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of ONE Championship – Spirit of Champions, on Friday 11th December 2015 at Mall of Asia Arena in Manila.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Strawweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Silva vs Catalan stats
Alex Silva stepped into the ring with a record of 2 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws and 2 by submission.
Ruel Catalan made his way to the ring with a record of 2 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Catalan had a massive power advantage over Silva, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Silva's 0%.
Alex Silva was the older man by 6 years, at 39 years old.
Catalan had a height advantage of 3 inches over Silva.
Silva's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Catalan's, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 22 days earlier than Catalan, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 26 more professional rounds, 43 to Catalan's 17.