This fight between Artur Beterbiev and Enrico Kölling took place on at Save Mart Arena, Fresno, California, U.S.
At 180 cm, both the fighters are of the same height. Despite being of the same height, Beterbiev has longer reach of 185 cm, which is 1 cm longer than Kölling's 184 cm. Beterbiev also has a 1 cm ape index advantage over Kölling.
Beterbiev is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 11-0 (11 KOs). His last fight was 10 months and 19 days ago against Isidro Ranoni Prieto, which he won via 1st round TKO. And Kölling comes in with a record of 23-1 (6 KOs). His last fight was 9 months and 7 days ago against Ryno Liebenberg, which he won via 10 round unanimous decision.
Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.
On the day of the fight, Beterbiev will be 32 years and 9 months old; Kölling will be 27 years and 8 months old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 79-21 in favor of Artur Beterbiev. Based on these numbers, our AI makes the following prediction.
Artur Beterbiev defeated Enrico Kölling via 12th round KO to win the vacant IBF light-heavyweight title. Kölling's 7 fight win streak comes to an end, and Beterbiev advances his win streak to 12. Beterbiev is now 12-0, and Kölling 23-2.