Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Bugner I: Date, Odds, Stats, Prediction

Muhammad Ali (The Greatest) and Joe Bugner (Aussie Joe) are scheduled to meet in a non-title fight on at the Las Vegas, Nevada. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

31
Oct 29, 1960
40-1
305
75.6%
191 cm
198 cm
7 cm
Orthodox
Muhammad Ali
85 days
9
Age
Debut
Record
Rounds
KOpct
Height
Reach
apeIndex
Stance
Lay Off
winStreak
22
Dec 20, 1967
43-4-1
290
58.3%
193 cm
210 cm
17 cm
Orthodox
Muhammad Ali
29 days
9
WBAWBCTheRing
HV
w1
d2
HV
w1
d9
HV
w1
d9
Wednesday, 14 Feb 1973
Las Vegas, Nevada
v0.1.3-beta 2022-10-07
Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Bugner I, Feb 14, 1973

Ali vs. Bugner Date

This is the first fight between Muhammad Ali and Joe Bugner. Ali was 31 years old with a record of 40 wins and 1 loss. Bugner was 22 years and 11 months old with a record of 43 wins, 4 losses, and 1 draw.

This undefined fight between Muhammad Ali and Joe Bugner took place on 14 February, 1973 at Las Vegas Convention Center, Winchester, Nevada, U.S..

Ali was coming off a 8 round KO win against Bob Foster on 21 November, 1972. On the day of this fight, he was 31 years old with a record of 40-1 (31 KO).

Bugner was coming off a 15 round UD win against Rudie Lubbers on 16 January, 1973. He was 22 years and 11 months old with a record of 43-4-1 (28 KO) on the day of the fight.

Ali vs. Bugner Stats

Joe Bugner is 193 cm tall with a reach of 210 cm. He fights out of the orthodox stance and has an ape-index of 17 cm. He has a 58.3% KO rate.

Ali vs. Bugner Odds

The winning odds is 70-30 in favor of Muhammad Ali. Based on these numbers, our AI makes the following prediction.

There is almost no chance of Joe Bugner winning this fight. Muhammad Ali should win easily.

Ali vs. Bugner Result

Muhammad Ali deafeated Joe Bugner via 12 round UD. Bugner's 9 fight win streak comes to an end, and Ali advances his win streak to 10. Ali is now 41-1, and Bugner 43-5-1.

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