This fight between Artur Beterbiev and Marcus Browne took place on at Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
At 187 cm, Marcus Browne is the taller of the two by 7 cms; Artur Beterbiev is 180 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 192 cm, Browne also has a good reach advantage of 7 cms over Beterbiev's 185 cm. They have the same ape index of 5 cm.
Beterbiev is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 16-0 (16 KOs). His last fight was 8 months and 27 days ago against Adam Deines, which he won via 10th round TKO. And Browne comes in with a record of 24-1 (16 KOs). His last fight was 7 months and 27 days ago against Denis Grachev, which he won via 10 round unanimous decision.
Artur Beterbiev fights out of the orthodox stance, while Marcus Browne fights out of the southpaw stance.
On the day of the fight, Beterbiev will be 36 years and 10 months old; Browne will be 31 years and 1 month 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 Marcus Browne via 9th round KO to retain the WBC and IBF light-heavyweight titles. Browne's 1 fight win streak comes to an end, and Beterbiev advances his win streak to 17. Beterbiev is now 17-0, and Browne 24-2.