Artur Beterbiev vs. Oleksandr Gvozdyk: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

In a unification world title fight, Artur Beterbiev (King Artur) and Oleksandr Gvozdyk (The Nail) put their light-heavyweight belts on the line. Beterbiev brings the IBF belt. Gvozdyk brings the WBC belt. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

34
Jun 8, 2013
14-0
52
14 (100%)
180 cm
185 cm
5 cm
Orthodox
167 days
14
Age
Debut
Record
Rounds
KOs
Height
Reach
apeIndex
Stance
Lay Off
winStreak
32
Apr 12, 2014
17-0
88
14 (82.4%)
188 cm
192 cm
4 cm
Orthodox
202 days
17
IBF
lHV
w1
d2
WBC
lHV
w1
d1
light-heavyweight
Friday, 18 Oct 2019
Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
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Beterbiev vs. Gvozdyk

Date

This fight between Artur Beterbiev and Oleksandr Gvozdyk took place on at Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Statistics

At 188 cm, Oleksandr Gvozdyk is the taller of the two by 8 cms; Artur Beterbiev is 180 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 192 cm, Gvozdyk also has a good reach advantage of 7 cms over Beterbiev's 185 cm. Beterbiev has a 1 cm ape index advantage over Gvozdyk.

Beterbiev is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 14-0 (14 KOs). His last fight was 5 months and 14 days ago against Radivoje Kalajdzic, which he won via 5th round KO. Gvozdyk also comes in with an undefeated record of 17-0 (14 KOs). His last fight was 6 months and 18 days ago against Doudou Ngumbu, which he won via 5th round TKO.

Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.

On the day of the fight, Beterbiev will be 34 years and 8 months old; Gvozdyk will be 32 years and 6 months old.

Prediction and Odds

[ Early Beta ]

After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 51-49 in favor of Artur Beterbiev. Note, this is a very close margin, just barely better than a 50-50 case. Based on these numbers, our AI makes the following prediction.

A very close matchup, could go either way. Artur Beterbiev may have a slighly better chance of winning - unless something crazy happens.

Result

Artur Beterbiev defeated Oleksandr Gvozdyk via 10th round TKO to win the WBC light-heavyweight title and retain the IBF light-heavyweight title. Gvozdyk's undefeated record of 17 wins comes to an end, and Beterbiev advances his win streak to 15. Beterbiev is now 15-0, and Gvozdyk 17-1.

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