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

In an undisputed world title fight, Muhammad Ali (The Greatest) defends his heavyweight WBA, WBC, and The Ring belts against Joe Bugner (Aussie Joe). Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

33
Oct 29, 1960
47-2
399
69.4%
191 cm
198 cm
7 cm
Orthodox
Muhammad Ali
45 days
6
Age
Debut
Record
Rounds
KOpct
Height
Reach
apeIndex
Stance
Lay Off
winStreak
25
Dec 20, 1967
51-6-1
378
55.2%
193 cm
210 cm
17 cm
Orthodox
Muhammad Ali
122 days
8
WBAWBCTheRing
HV
w2
d4
HV
w2
d11
HV
w2
d11
heavyweight
Monday, 30 Jun 1975
Merdeka Stadium, Kuala Lumpur
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Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Bugner II, Jun 30, 1975

Ali vs. Bugner Date

Muhammad Ali and Joe Bugner fought again in a rematch on 30 June, 1975. Their first fight took place on 14 February, 1973. Ali was 31 years old with a record of 40 wins and 1 loss; Bugner was 22 years old with a record of 43 wins, 4 losses, and 1 draw. Ali defeated Bugner via 12 round unanimous decision. It had been 2 years and 4 months since this fight.

On the day of the fight, Ali was 33 years and 5 months old, and Bugner was 25 years and 3 months old.

Since their last fight, Ali had fought 7 times with 6 wins and 1 loss (3 knock out wins), Bugner had fought 9 times, with 8 wins and 1 loss (4 knock out wins).

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 55.2% KO rate.

Ali vs. Bugner Odds

The winning odds is 73-27 in favor of Muhammad Ali. Based on these numbers, our AI makes the following prediction.

There is no way Joe Bugner wins this fight. Bugner will need a miracle to beat Muhammad Ali.

Ali vs. Bugner Result

Muhammad Ali deafeated Joe Bugner via 15 round UD. Bugner's 8 fight win streak comes to an end, and Ali advances his win streak to 7. Ali is now 48-2, and Bugner 51-7-1.

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