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Dillian Whyte vs Lucas Browne report
Who won Whyte vs Browne?
Dillian Whyte beat Lucas Browne by knockout in the 6th round on Saturday 24th March 2018 at The O2 Arena in London.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Also, on the undercard Frank Buglioni lost to Callum Johnson for the BBBOC British Light heavyweight championship and Lewis Ritson defeated Scott Cardle for the BBBOC British Lightweight belt.
Whyte vs Browne stats
Dillian Whyte stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.
Lucas Browne made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 25 wins and 0 draws.
Dillian Whyte was the younger man by 9 years, at 34 years old.
Browne had a height advantage of 1 inch over Whyte. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Dillian Whyte & Lucas Browne fought out of an orthodox stance.
Whyte was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 2 year and 1 month later than Browne, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 25 more professional rounds, 182 to Browne's 157.
Dillian Whyte went into the fight ranked number 9 by the WBA, 1 by the WBC, 4 by the WBO and 4 by the IBF at heavyweight.
Lucas Browne was ranked number 14 by the WBA and 13 by the WBC in the 201lb division.
Whyte vs Browne form
Browne had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Junior Fa on 5th June 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at Marvel Stadium, Victoria, Australia.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Paul Gallen on 21st April 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at WIN Entertainment Centre, New South Wales.
Going into that contest, he had lost to David Allen on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had defeated Kamil Sokolowski on 2nd March 2019 by points in the 6th round at Trump Turnberry, Scotland.
He had been beaten by Dillian Whyte on 24th March 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at The O2 Arena, London.
Whyte's last 2 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 7 months and 20 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 9 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
Browne's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
What time did Whyte vs Browne start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:15 PM GMT at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom, which was 6:15 PM EST or 3:15 PM PST on the West Coast of America.
Who broadcast Whyte vs Browne?
Whyte vs Browne was broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK, while the fight was broadcast in the United States by HBO.
What were the odds on Whyte vs Browne?
Dillian Whyte was a 33/100 (-300) favourite going into the contest, while Lucas Browne made his way into the ring at 221/100 (+220) with oddsmakers.
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