Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Hunter vs Wilson?
Michael Hunter beat Mike Wilson by technical knockout in the 4th round on Tuesday 3rd August 2021 at Hulu Theater at MSG in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
The undercard featured the clash of Algieri vs LesPierre.
Hunter vs Wilson stats
Back in August 2021, Michael Hunter stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mike Wilson made his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hunter had advantage in power over Wilson, with a 68% knock out percentage over Wilson's 48%.
Michael Hunter was the younger man by 6 years, at 33 years old.
Wilson had a height advantage of 1 inch over Hunter.
Both Michael Hunter & Mike Wilson fought out of an orthodox stance.
Hunter was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 year and 6 months later than Wilson, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 29 more professional rounds, 137 to Wilson's 108.
Michael Hunter went into the fight ranked number 6 by the WBA, 6 by the WBC and 6 by the WBO at heavyweight.
Mike Wilson was ranked number 14 by the WBA in the 201lb division.
Hunter vs Wilson form
Hunter had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had drawn with Alexander Povetkin on 7th December 2019 by split draw in their 12 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Previous to that, he had won against Sergey Kuzmin on 13th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Fabio Maldonado on 25th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.
Before that, he had defeated Alexander Ustinov on 24th November 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Casino de Monte Carlo Salle Medecin, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
He had won against Martin Bakole Ilunga on 13th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Hunter's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 21 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
What time did Hunter vs Wilson start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Hulu Theater at MSG, New York, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Hunter vs Wilson?
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