Billy Dib (Billy the Kid) and Tevin Farmer (American Idol) fight for the vacant IBF super-featherweight title. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.
This fight between Billy Dib and Tevin Farmer took place on at the Technology Park, Sydney, Australia.
At 171 cm, Billy Dib is the taller of the two by 3 cms; Tevin Farmer is 168 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 179 cm, Dib also has a good reach advantage of 9 cms over Farmer's 170 cm. On top of that, Dib also has a 6 cm ape index advantage over Farmer.
Dib is coming in to this fight with a record of 44-4 (25 KOs). His last fight was 7 months and 3 days ago against Rachamongkol Sor Pleonchit, which he won via 2nd round KO.
Farmer comes in with a record of 25-4-1 (5 KOs). His last fight was 7 months and 25 days ago against Kenichi Ogawa, which ended in a no-contest.
Billy Dib fights out of the orthodox stance, while Tevin Farmer fights out of the southpaw stance.
On the day of the fight, Dib will be 32 years and 11 months old. Farmer will be 28 years old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 51-49 in favor of Tevin Farmer. Note, this is a very close margin, just barely better than a 50-50 case. Here is the prediction for Dib vs Farmer.
Tevin Farmer defeated Billy Dib via 12 round UD. Dib's 5 fight win streak comes to an end, and Farmer advances his win streak to 19. Farmer is now 26-4-1, and Dib 44-5.