Michael Nunn (Second To) and Graciano Rocchigiani (Rocky) fight for the vacant WBC light-heavyweight title. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.
This fight between Michael Nunn and Graciano Rocchigiani took place on at the Max-Schmeling-Halle, Berlin, Germany.
At 185 cm, both the fighters are of the same height. Despite being of the same height, Nunn has a nice longer reach of 196 cm, which is 7 cms longer than Rocchigiani's 189 cm. Nunn also has a 7 cm ape index advantage over Rocchigiani.
Nunn is coming in to this fight with a record of 52-3 (34 KOs). His last fight was 8 months and 16 days ago against Lonnie Horn, which he won via 1st round KO.Rocchigiani comes in with a record of 39-4-1 (19 KOs). His last fight was 11 months and 27 days ago against John Scully, which he won via 10 round unanimous decision.
Both the fighters fight out of the southpaw stance.
On the day of the fight, Nunn will be 34 years and 11 months old. Rocchigiani will be 34 years and 2 months old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 87-13 in favor of Michael Nunn. Here is the prediction for Nunn vs. Rocchigiani.
Graciano Rocchigiani defeated Michael Nunn via 12 round SD to win the vacant WBC light-heavyweight title. Nunn's 9 fight win streak comes to an end, and Rocchigiani advances his win streak to 2. Rocchigiani is now 40-4-1, and Nunn 52-4.