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Witter vs. Alexander: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

Junior Witter (The Hitter) and Devon Alexander (The Great) fight for the vacant WBC super-lightweight title. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

35
Jan 18, 1997
37-2-2
5
22 (53.7%)
170 cm
170 cm
0 cm
Switcher
Nov 8, 2008
8m, 24d
1
Age
Debut
Record
Title Fights
KOs
Height
Reach
Ape Index
Stance
Last Fight
Layoff
Win Streak
22
May 20, 2004
18-0
0
11 (61.1%)
174 cm
175 cm
1 cm
Southpaw
Apr 24, 2009
3m, 8d
18
WBC
sLT
w1
d2
super-lightweight
Saturday, 1 Aug 2009
Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa, Rancho Mirage, California, U.S.
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Junior Witter vs. Devon Alexander

Date

This fight between Junior Witter and Devon Alexander took place on at the Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa, Rancho Mirage, California, U.S.

Tale of the Tape

At 174 cm, Devon Alexander is the taller of the two by 4 cms; Junior Witter is 170 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 175 cm, Alexander also has reach advantage of 5 cms over Witter's 170 cm. On top of that, Alexander also has a 1 cm ape index advantage over Witter.

Witter is coming in to this fight with a record of 37-2-2 (22 KOs). His last fight was 8 months and 24 days ago against Victor Hugo Castro, which he won via 3rd round KO.

Alexander comes in with an undefeated record of 18-0 (11 KOs). His last fight was 3 months and 8 days ago against Jesús Rodríguez, which he won via 9th round KO.

Junior Witter is a switch-hitter, he can fight out of both the orthodox and the southpaw stances. Devon Alexander fights out of the southpaw stance.

On the day of the fight, Witter will be 35 years and 4 months old. Alexander will be 22 years and 5 months old.

Prediction and Odds

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After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 56-44 in favor of Devon Alexander. Here is the prediction for Witter vs Alexander.

The chances of Devon Alexander winning is higher, but Junior Witter cannot be counted out. Witter could make it competitive, maybe even win.

Result

Devon Alexander defeated Junior Witter via 8th round RTD to win the vacant WBC super-lightweight title. Witter's 1 fight win streak comes to an end, and Alexander advances his win streak to 19. Alexander is now 19-0, and Witter 37-3-2.

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