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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, Daniel Roman defeated Gavin McDonnell for the WBA World Super Bantamweight belt, Lewis Ritson was victorious over Scott Cardle for the BBBOC British Lightweight title, Jarrell Miller beat Tomasz Adamek and Artur Beterbiev defeated Callum Johnson for the IBF World Light heavyweight championship.
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.
The stats suggested that Whyte and Browne have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Dillian Whyte was the younger man by 9 years, at 33 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 21 more professional rounds, 164 to Browne's 143.
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
Whyte had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Robert Helenius on 28th October 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Principality Stadium, Wales, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Dereck Chisora on 10th December 2016 by split decision in their BBBOC British Heavyweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ian Lewison on 7th October 2016 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their BBBOC British Heavyweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow.
Before that, he had won against David Allen on 30th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United States.
He had beat Ivica Bacurin on 25th June 2016 by knockout in the 6th round at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Browne had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to David Allen on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Kamil Sokolowski on 2nd March 2019 by points in the 6th round at Trump Turnberry, Scotland.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Dillian Whyte on 24th March 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at The O2 Arena, London.
Before that, he had won against Ruslan Chagaev on 5th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA World Heavyweight championship fight at Colosseum Sport Hall, Grozny, Russia.
Hehad defeated Julius Long on 14th August 2015 by knockout in the 9th round at The Melbourne Pavilion, Flemington, Australia.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Dillian Whyte had been fighting more than Lucas Browne.
Going to this contest, Dillian Whyte had last fought 3 years, 11 months and 26 days ago, while Lucas Browne's last outing had been 2 years, 6 months and 4 days ago.
Whyte's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
Browne's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 2 months and 10 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.8 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.
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What were the odds on Whyte vs Browne?
Dillian Whyte was a 33/100 (-303) favourite going into the contest, while Lucas Browne made his way into the ring at 221/100 (+221) with oddsmakers.