Joseph Parker vs. Andy Ruiz Jr.: Date, Odds, Stats, Prediction

Joseph Parker challenges Andy Ruiz Jr.'s (Destroyer) heavyweight belts. The winner also wins the vacant WBO heavyweight belt. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

24
Jul 5, 2012
21-0
87
85.7%
193 cm
193 cm
0 cm
Orthodox
Joseph Parker
70 days
21
Age
Debut
Record
Rounds
KOpct
Height
Reach
apeIndex
Stance
Lay Off
winStreak
27
Mar 28, 2009
29-0
116
65.5%
188 cm
188 cm
0 cm
Orthodox
Joseph Parker
91 days
29
heavyweight
Saturday, 10 Dec 2016
Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand
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Joseph Parker vs. Andy Ruiz Jr., Dec 10, 2016

Parker vs. Ruiz Jr. Date

This heavyweight world title fight between Joseph Parker and Andy Ruiz Jr. took place on at Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.

Parker was coming off a 3 round KO win against Alexander Dimitrenko on 1 October, 2016. On the day of this fight, he was 24 years and 11 months old with a record of 21-0 (18 KO).

Ruiz Jr. was coming off a 10 round UD win against Franklin Lawrence on 10 September, 2016. He was 27 years and 2 months old with a record of 29-0 (19 KO) on the day of the fight.

Parker vs. Ruiz Jr. Stats

Joseph Parker is 193 cm tall with a reach of 193 cm. He fights out of the orthodox stance and has an ape-index of 0. He has a 85.7% KO rate.

Andy Ruiz Jr. 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 65.5% KO rate.

Parker vs. Ruiz Jr. Odds

The winning odds is 64-36 in favor of Joseph Parker. Based on these numbers, our AI makes the following prediction.

It is going to be hard for Andy Ruiz Jr. to win this one. Joseph Parker is the likely winner of the fight.

Parker vs. Ruiz Jr. Result

Joseph Parker deafeated Andy Ruiz Jr. via 12 round MD. Ruiz Jr.'s undefeated record of 29 wins comes to an end, and Parker advances his win streak to 22. Parker is now 22-0, and Ruiz Jr. 29-1.

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