Spring 2023
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Light Heavyweight
18-0-0
29-1-0

Belts on The Line

WBC World Light heavyweight
IBF World Light heavyweight
WBO World Light heavyweight

The tape

37
Age
32
6' 0" / 182 cm
Height
6' 3" / 191 cm
72.8" / 185 cm
Reach
N/A
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 2KO 9TKO 10TKO 10KO 5
Form
KO 4KO 2UD 12UD 12TKO 3
18
Wins
29
18
By KO
21
100
KO%
72
0
Losses
1
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2012
83
Pro rounds
152

Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight

2
The Ring
3
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
1
-
WBO
2
-
IBF
10

Artur Beterbiev vs Callum Smith preview

When is Beterbiev vs Smith?

Artur Beterbiev could fight Callum Smith in Spring 2023 in the United States.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).

Beterbiev vs Smith stats

Artur Beterbiev would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Callum Smith would make his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 21 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Beterbiev would have a large advantage in power over Smith, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Smith's 72%.

Artur Beterbiev is the older man by 5 years, at 37 years old.

Smith has a height advantage of 3 inches over Beterbiev.

Both Artur Beterbiev & Callum Smith fight out of an orthodox stance.

Beterbiev is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 6 months later than Smith, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 69 less professional rounds, 83 to Smith's 152.

Artur Beterbiev goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the RING at light heavyweight.

Callum Smith is currently ranked number 1 by the WBC, 2 by the WBO, 10 by the IBF and 3 by the RING in the 175lb division.

Beterbiev vs Smith form

Beterbiev remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Joe Smith Jr on 18th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBC World Light heavyweight, IBF World Light heavyweight and WBO World Light heavyweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Marcus Browne on 17th December 2021 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Light heavyweight and IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at Bell Centre, Quebec, Canada.

Going into that contest, he had beat Adam Deines on 20th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Light heavyweight and IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at Khodynka Ice Palace, Moscow, Russia.

Before that, he had won against Oleksandr Gvozdyk on 18th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Light heavyweight and IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, United States.

He had beat Radivoje Kalajdzic on 4th May 2019 by knockout in the 5th round in their IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at Stockton Arena, California.

Smith has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he defeated Mathieu Bauderlique on 20th August 2022 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBA World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Jeddah Superdome, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Previous to that, he had defeated Lenin Castillo on 25th September 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 19th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight and WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Alamodome, Texas, United States.

Before that, he had won against John Ryder on 23rd November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.

He had defeated Hassan N’Dam on 1st June 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Callum Smith has been fighting more than Artur Beterbiev.

Artur Beterbiev last fought 5 months and 11 days ago, while Callum Smith's last outing was 3 months and 9 days ago.

Beterbiev's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.

Smith's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Beterbiev vs Smith?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Beterbiev vs Smith yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

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