Michael Moorer vs. Francois Botha: Date, Odds, Stats, Prediction

Michael Moorer (Double M) defends his IBF heavyweight belt against Francois Botha. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

28
Mar 4, 1988
37-1
177
81.6%
188 cm
198 cm
10 cm
Southpaw
Michael Moorer
140 days
2
Age
Debut
Record
Rounds
KOpct
Height
Reach
apeIndex
Stance
Lay Off
winStreak
28
Feb 11, 1990
35-0
168
58.3%
188 cm
188 cm
0 cm
Orthodox
Michael Moorer
336 days
35
WBAIBFWBO
HV
w1
d0
HV
w2
d0
HV
w1
d0
lHV
w1
d9
heavyweight
Saturday, 9 Nov 1996
MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
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Michael Moorer vs. Francois Botha, Nov 9, 1996

Moorer vs. Botha Date

This heavyweight world title fight between Michael Moorer and Francois Botha took place on at MGM Grand Garden Arena, Paradise, Nevada, U.S..

Moorer was coming off a 12 round SD win against Axel Schulz on 22 June, 1996. On the day of this fight, he was 28 years and 11 months old with a record of 37-1 (31 KO).

Botha was coming off a 12 round SD nc against Axel Schulz on 9 December, 1995. He was 28 years and 1 month old with a record of 35-0 (21 KO) on the day of the fight.

Moorer vs. Botha Stats

Michael Moorer is 188 cm tall with a reach of 198 cm. He fights out of the southpaw stance and has an ape-index of 10 cm. He has a 81.6% KO rate.

Francois Botha is 188 cm tall with a reach of 188 cm. He fights out of the orthodox stance and has an ape-index of 0. He has a 58.3% KO rate.

Moorer vs. Botha Odds

The winning odds is 74-26 in favor of Michael Moorer. Based on these numbers, our AI makes the following prediction.

This should be an easy win for Michael Moorer. The chances of Francois Botha winning is very slim.

Moorer vs. Botha Result

Michael Moorer deafeated Francois Botha via 12th round TKO. Botha's undefeated record of 35 wins comes to an end, and Moorer advances his win streak to 3. Moorer is now 38-1, and Botha 35-1.

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