This fight between Bektemir Melikuziev and Ulises Sierra took place on 28 January, 2023 at YouTube Theater, Inglewood.
At 185 cm, Ulises Sierra is the taller of the two by 10 cms; Bektemir Melikuziev is 175 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 183 cm, Sierra also has reach advantage of 4 cms over Melikuziev's 179 cm. Melikuziev has a 6 cm ape index advantage over Sierra.
Melikuziev is coming in to this fight with a record of 10-1 (8 KOs). His last fight was 5 months and 22 days ago against Sladan Janjanin, which he won via 3rd round TKO. And Sierra comes in with a record of 17-2-2 (10 KOs). His last fight was 1 year, 3 months, and 6 days ago against Pedro Solis Rodriguez, which he won via 6 round majority decision.
Bektemir Melikuziev fights out of the southpaw stance, while Ulises Sierra fights out of the orthodox stance.
On the day of the fight, Melikuziev will be 26 years and 9 months old; Sierra will be 34 years old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 63-37 in favor of Bektemir Melikuziev. Based on these numbers, our AI makes the following prediction.
Bektemir Melikuziev defeated Ulises Sierra via 3rd round KO. Sierra's 2 fight win streak comes to an end, and Melikuziev advances his win streak to 4. Melikuziev is now 11-1, and Sierra 17-3-2.