Hughes vs. Walsh: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

Maxi Hughes (Maximus) and Ryan Walsh are scheduled to meet in a non-world-title lightweight bout on at the First Direct Arena, Leeds, England. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

Sep 17, 2010
5 (16.1%)
170 cm
170 cm
0 cm
Sep 4, 2021
6m, 22d
Title Fights
Ape Index
Last Fight
Win Streak
Feb 2, 2008
12 (37.5%)
169 cm
169 cm
0 cm
Dec 18, 2021
3m, 8d
Saturday, 26 Mar 2022
First Direct Arena, Leeds, England
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This fight between Maxi Hughes and Ryan Walsh took place on 26 March, 2022 at the First Direct Arena, Leeds, England.

Tale of the Tape

At 170 cm, Maxi Hughes is the taller of the two by 1 cm; Ryan Walsh is 169 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 170 cm, Hughes also has reach advantage of 1 cm over Walsh's 169 cm. They have the same ape index of 0 cm.

Hughes is coming in to this fight with a record of 24-5-2 (5 KOs). His last fight was 6 months and 22 days ago against Jovanni Straffon, which he won via 12 round unanimous decision.

Jovanni Straffon's boxing career

Walsh comes in with a record of 27-3-2 (12 KOs). His last fight was 3 months and 8 days ago against Ronnie Clark, which he won via 6 round PTS.

Maxi Hughes fights out of the southpaw stance, while Ryan Walsh fights out of the orthodox stance.

On the day of the fight, Hughes will be 32 years old. Walsh will be 35 years and 10 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 63-37 in favor of Maxi Hughes. Here is the prediction for Hughes vs Walsh.

Maxi Hughes is the likely winner of the fight. Unless Ryan Walsh puts on a truly exceptional performance, it is going to be hard for him to win this fight.


Maxi Hughes defeated Ryan Walsh via 12 round UD. Walsh's 1 fight win streak comes to an end, and Hughes advances his win streak to 6. Hughes is now 25-5-2, and Walsh 27-4-2.

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