Whyte vs Browne Info
Dillian Whyte beat Lucas Browne by knockout in the 6th round on Saturday 24th March 2018 at The O2 Arena in London.
The fight took place over rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Whyte vs Browne stats
Dillian Whyte stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and draws.
Lucas Browne made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 25 wins and 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 32 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, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 15 more professional rounds, 155 to Browne's 140.
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 in the heavyweight division.
Lucas Browne was ranked number 14 by the WBA and 13 by the WBC in the heavyweight 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 won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 4 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated 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.
Previous to that, he had defeated Julius Long on 14th August 2015 by knockout in the 9th round at The Melbourne Pavilion, Flemington, Australia.
Going into that contest, he had won against Chauncy Welliver on 12th November 2014 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Hisense Arena, Melbourne.
Before that, he had defeated Andriy Rudenko on 1st August 2014 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom.
He had beat Eric Martel Bahoeli on 26th April 2014 by knockout in the 5th round in their CBC Commonwealth Heavyweight championship fight at Ponds Forge Arena, Sheffield.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Lucas Browne had been fighting more than Dillian Whyte.
Going to this contest, Dillian Whyte had last fought 4 months and 24 days ago, while Lucas Browne's last outing had been 2 years ago.
Whyte's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year and 4 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 2 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 1 year and 10 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 5 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.2 rounds on average.
What time did Whyte vs Browne start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:15 pm UTC at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom, which was 6:15 pm EST or 3:15 pm PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:15 pm GMT in the UK.
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.