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Martínez vs. Burns: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

Román Martínez (Rocky) defends his WBO super-featherweight title against Ricky Burns (The Rickster). Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

Dec 22, 2001
15 (60%)
173 cm
170 cm
-3 cm
May 29, 2010
3m, 6d
Title Fights
Ape Index
Last Fight
Win Streak
Oct 20, 2001
7 (23.3%)
175 cm
178 cm
3 cm
May 15, 2010
3m, 20d
Saturday, 4 Sep 2010
Kelvin Hall, Glasgow, Scotland
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Román Martínez vs. Ricky Burns


This fight between Román Martínez and Ricky Burns took place on at the Kelvin Hall, Glasgow, Scotland.

Tale of the Tape

At 175 cm, Ricky Burns is the taller of the two by 2 cms; Román Martínez is 173 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 178 cm, Burns also has a good reach advantage of 8 cms over Martínez' 170 cm. On top of that, Burns also has a 6 cm ape index advantage over Martínez.

Martínez is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 24-0-1 (15 KOs). His last fight was 3 months and 6 days ago against Gonzalo Munguía, which he won via 4th round KO.

Burns comes in with a record of 28-2 (7 KOs). His last fight was 3 months and 20 days ago against Youssef Al Hamidi, which he won via 8 round PTS.

Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.

On the day of the fight, Martínez will be 27 years and 7 months old. Burns will be 27 years and 4 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 Román Martínez. Here is the prediction for Martínez vs Burns.

The chances of Román Martínez winning is higher, but Ricky Burns cannot be counted out. Burns could make it competitive, maybe even win.


Ricky Burns defeated Román Martínez via 12 round UD to win the WBO super-featherweight title. Martínez' undefeated record comes to an end, and Burns advances his win streak to 14. Burns is now 29-2, and Martínez 24-1-1.

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