Tape rankings @ Strawweight
Who won Silva vs Miao?
Alex Silva beat Li Tao Miao by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the co-main event of ONE Championship – Battleground 2, on Friday 13th August 2021 at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Alex Silva.
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 Miao stats
Alex Silva stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws and 8 by submission.
Li Tao Miao made his way to the ring with a record of 5 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Miao had a massive power advantage over Silva, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Silva's 0%.
Alex Silva was the older man by 39 years, at 39 years old.
Silva was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 4 years and 3 months earlier than Miao, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He had fought 21 more professional rounds, 43 to Miao's 22.
Silva vs Miao form
Alex Silva had beaten 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Hiroshi Minowa at ONE Championship – Fists of Fury 3 on 19th March 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Joshua Pacio at ONE Championship – Fire & Fury on 31st January 2020 by split decision in their ONE Strawweight championship fight at Mall Of Asia Arena, Manila, Philippines.
Going into that contest, he had won against Stefer Rahardian at ONE Championship – Dreams of Gold on 16th August 2019 by split decision in the 2nd round at Impact Arena, Bangkok, Thailand.
Before that, he had lost to Yosuke Saruta at ONE Championship – Destiny of Champions on 7th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
He had been beaten by Yoshitaka Naito at ONE Championship – Grit and Glory on 12th May 2018 by split decision in their ONE Strawweight championship fight at Jakarta Convention Center, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Silva's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 9 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.6 rounds on average.
Miao's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 8 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.