Eimantas Stanionis defends his WBA (Regular) welterweight title against Vergil Ortiz Jr. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.
This fight between Eimantas Stanionis and Vergil Ortiz Jr. will take place on at the AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas, US.
At 178 cm, Vergil Ortiz Jr. is the taller of the two by 5 cms; Eimantas Stanionis is 173 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 180 cm, Ortiz Jr. also has a good reach advantage of 7 cms over Stanionis' 173 cm. On top of that, Ortiz Jr. also has a 2 cm ape index advantage over Stanionis.
Stanionis is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 14-0 (9 KOs). His last fight was 1 year, 2 months, and 22 days ago against Radzhab Butaev, which he won via 12 round split-decision.
Ortiz Jr. also comes in with an undefeated record of 19-0 (19 KOs). His last fight was 11 months and 2 days ago against Michael McKinson, which he won via 9th round TKO.
Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.
On the day of the fight, Stanionis will be 28 years and 10 months old. Ortiz Jr. will be 25 years and 3 months old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 62-38 in favor of Vergil Ortiz Jr. Here is the prediction for Stanionis vs Ortiz Jr.
While we await the outcome of this fight, what is your prediction? Do you think Ortiz Jr. can beat Stanionis? How do you think he beats Stanionis? Or will Stanionis win?