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Dorticos vs. Gassiev: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

In a unification world title fight, Yuniel Dorticos and Murat Gassiev (Iron) put their cruiserweight belts on the line. Dorticos brings the WBA belt. Gassiev brings the IBF belt. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

31
Aug 14, 2009
22-0
1
21 (95.5%)
191 cm
203 cm
12 cm
Orthodox
Sep 23, 2017
4m, 11d
22
Age
Debut
Record
Title Fights
KOs
Height
Reach
Ape Index
Stance
Last Fight
Layoff
Win Streak
24
Sep 21, 2011
25-0
2
18 (72%)
192 cm
193 cm
1 cm
Orthodox
Oct 21, 2017
3m, 13d
25
WBA
CR
e1
d1
IBF
CR
w1
d1
cruiserweight
Saturday, 3 Feb 2018
Bolshoy Ice Dome, Sochi, Russia
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Yuniel Dorticos vs. Murat Gassiev

Date

This fight between Yuniel Dorticos and Murat Gassiev took place on at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, Sochi, Russia.

Tale of the Tape

At 192 cm, Murat Gassiev is the taller of the two by 1 cm; Yuniel Dorticos is 191 cm. Despite being the shorter fighter, Dorticos has a significantly longer reach of 203 cm, which is 10 cms longer than Gassiev's 193 cm. Dorticos also has a 11 cm ape index advantage over Gassiev.

Dorticos is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 22-0 (21 KOs). His last fight was 4 months and 11 days ago against Dmitry Kudryashov, which he won via 2nd round KO.

Dmitry Kudryashov's boxing career

Gassiev also comes in with an undefeated record of 25-0 (18 KOs). His last fight was 3 months and 13 days ago against Krzysztof Włodarczyk, which he won via 3rd round KO.

Krzysztof Włodarczyk's boxing career

Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.

On the day of the fight, Dorticos will be 31 years and 10 months old. Gassiev will be 24 years and 3 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 a rare 50-50 for both the fighters — either fighter could win this fight with equal probability. Here is the prediction for Dorticos vs Gassiev.

Looks like this is going to be a very close fight, either could win. Maybe Murat Gassiev wins?

Result

Murat Gassiev defeated Yuniel Dorticos via 12th round TKO to win the WBA (Unified) cruiserweight title and retain the IBF cruiserweight title. Dorticos' undefeated record of 22 wins comes to an end, and Gassiev advances his win streak to 26. Gassiev is now 26-0, and Dorticos 22-1.

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  3. Yuniel Dorticos defeats Mateusz Masternak via 12-round unanimous decision
  4. Oleksandr Usyk defeats Murat Gassiev via 12-round unanimous decision
  5. Yuniel Dorticos knocks out Dmitry Kudryashov in the 2nd round
  6. Murat Gassiev defeats Denis Lebedev via 12-round split decision
  7. Yuniel Dorticos defeats Edison Miranda via 10-round unanimous decision