Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Butler vs DeLuca?
Steven Butler beat Mark DeLuca by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Friday 16th September 2022 at Montreal Casino in Montreal.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
This fight appeared on the undercard of Arslanbek Makhmudov's and Carlos Takam's clash.
Butler vs DeLuca stats
Steven Butler stepped into the ring with a record of 30 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw.
Mark DeLuca made his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws.
The stats suggested that Butler and DeLuca have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Steven Butler was the younger man by 7 years, at 27 years old.
Butler had a height advantage of 3 inches over DeLuca.
Both Steven Butler & Mark DeLuca fought out of an orthodox stance.
Butler was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 6 year and 11 months later than DeLuca, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 27 less professional rounds, 143 to DeLuca's 170.
Butler vs DeLuca form
Butler 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 Jose De Jesus Macias on 29th January 2021 by knockout in the 5th round at Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Ryota Murata on 23rd December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Arena, Kanagawa, Japan.
Going into that contest, he had won against Paul Valenzuela Jr on 26th September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Montreal Casino, Quebec, Canada.
Before that, he had beat Vitalii Kopylenko on 2nd May 2019 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, The Joint, Nevada, United States.
He had defeated Jesus Antonio Gutierrez on 24th November 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Le Centre Financiere Sun Life, Quebec, Canada.
Butler's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 10 months and 7 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 23 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.6 rounds on average.
What time did Butler vs DeLuca start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 1:00 AM UTC at Montreal Casino, Montreal, Canada, which was 9:00 PM EST or 6:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America, or 2:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Butler vs DeLuca?
The fight was broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.
What were the odds on Butler vs DeLuca?
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