In an undisputed world title fight, Cecilia Brækhus (The First Lady) defends her welterweight WBA, WBC, IBF, and WBO belts against Mikaela Laurén. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.
This fight between Cecilia Brækhus and Mikaela Laurén took place on at the Oslofjord Convention Center, Stokke, Norway.
At 178 cm, Mikaela Laurén is the taller of the two by 7 cms; Cecilia Brækhus is 171 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 178 cm, Laurén also has a good reach advantage of 8 cms over Brækhus' 170 cm. On top of that, Laurén also has a 1 cm ape index advantage over Brækhus.
Brækhus is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 31-0 (8 KOs). Her last fight was 4 months and 12 days ago against Erica Farias, which she won via 10 round unanimous decision.
Laurén comes in with a record of 28-4 (14 KOs). Her last fight was 5 months and 29 days ago against Kita Watkins, which she won via 6 round unanimous decision.
Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.
On the day of the fight, Brækhus will be 36 years old. Laurén will be 41 years and 9 months old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at a rare 50-50 for both the fighters — either fighter could win this fight with equal probability. Here is the prediction for Brækhus vs Laurén II.
Cecilia Brækhus defeated Mikaela Laurén via 6th round TKO to retain the WBA, WBC, IBF, and WBO welterweight titles. Laurén's 2 fight win streak comes to an end, and Brækhus advances her win streak to 32. Brækhus is now 32-0, and Laurén 28-5.