Moloney vs. Franco: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

Andrew Moloney (The Monster) defends his WBA (Regular) super-flyweight title against Joshua Franco (El Profesor). Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

Oct 31, 2014
14 (66.7%)
165 cm
165 cm
0 cm
Nov 15, 2019
7m, 8d
Title Fights
Ape Index
Last Fight
Win Streak
Aug 6, 2015
8 (42.1%)
165 cm
170 cm
5 cm
Jan 11, 2020
5m, 12d
Tuesday, 23 Jun 2020
MGM Grand Conference Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
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This fight between Andrew Moloney and Joshua Franco took place on at the MGM Grand Conference Center, Paradise, Nevada, U.S.

Tale of the Tape

At 165 cm, both the fighters are of the same height. Despite being of the same height, Franco has longer reach of 170 cm, which is 5 cms longer than Moloney's 165 cm. Franco also has a 5 cm ape index advantage over Moloney.

Moloney is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 21-0 (14 KOs). His last fight was 7 months and 8 days ago against Elton Dharry, which he won via 8th round RTD.

Franco comes in with a record of 16-1-2 (8 KOs). His last fight was 5 months and 12 days ago against Jose Alejandro Burgos, which he won via 9th round TKO.

Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.

On the day of the fight, Moloney will be 29 years and 5 months old. Franco will be 24 years and 7 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 51-49 in favor of Joshua Franco. Note, this is a very close margin, just barely better than a 50-50 case. Here is the prediction for Moloney vs Franco.

A very close matchup, could go either way. Joshua Franco may have a slighly better chance of winning — unless something crazy happens.


Joshua Franco defeated Andrew Moloney via 12 round UD. Moloney's undefeated record of 21 wins comes to an end, and Franco advances his win streak to 2. Franco is now 17-1-2, and Moloney 21-1.

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