Barclays Center, New York, United States
Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight
Who won Browne vs Kalajdzic?
Marcus Browne beat Radivoje Kalajdzic by split decision in their 8 round contest on Saturday 16th April 2016 at Barclays Center in New York.
The scorecards were announced as 76-74, 74-76, 76-75 in favor of winner Marcus Browne.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Browne vs Kalajdzic stats
Marcus Browne stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 17 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Radivoje Kalajdzic made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 21 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested that Browne and Kalajdzic have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Marcus Browne was the same age as Radivoje Kalajdzic, at 31 years old.
Both Marcus Browne & Radivoje Kalajdzic fought out of an orthodox stance.
Browne was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 5 months later than Kalajdzic, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 30 more professional rounds, 122 to Kalajdzic's 92.
Browne vs Kalajdzic form
Browne had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat Denis Grachev on 20th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Shrine Exposition Center, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Jean Pascal on 3rd August 2019 by technical decision in their WBA Interim World Light heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had beat Badou Jack on 19th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Light heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Lenin Castillo on 4th August 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Nassau Coliseum, New York.
He had beat Francy Ntetu on 20th January 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Barclays Center, New York.
Browne's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 19 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Browne vs Kalajdzic?
Marcus Browne was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Radivoje Kalajdzic made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.