Apr 24 2021
Saturday

York Hall, London, United Kingdom

10 round contest @ Light Heavyweight
Emil Markic
Markic
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18-1-0
TKO 2
TKO 2
32-2-0

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The tape

36
Age
38
6' 0" / 182 cm
Height
6' 0" / 182 cm
72.8" / 185 cm
Reach
74" / 188 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

TKOKOTKOKOTKO
Form
KOUDUDUDTKO
18
Wins
32
13
By KO
24
72
KO%
75
1
Loses
2
0
Draws
0
2010
Debut
2012

Tape rankings @ Light Heavyweight

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The Ring
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WBA
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14
WBC
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14
WBO
15
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IBF
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Callum Johnson vs Emil Markic report


Who won Johnson vs Markic?

Callum Johnson beat Emil Markic by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 24th April 2021 at York Hall in London.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).

This fight appeared on the undercard of Denzel Bentley's and Felix Cash's clash for the CBC Commonwealth Middleweight and BBBOC British Middleweight championship.

Johnson vs Markic stats

Back in April 2021, Callum Johnson stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Emil Markic made his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 24 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Markic had a slight advantage in power over Johnson, with a 75% knock out percentage over Johnson's 72%.

Callum Johnson was the younger man by 2 years, at 36 years old.

Markic had 1-inch reach advantage.

Both Callum Johnson & Emil Markic fought out of an orthodox stance.

Johnson was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 15 less fights, and made his debut in 2010, 1 year and 6 months earlier than Markic, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He had fought 47 less professional rounds, 74 to Markic's 121.

Callum Johnson went into the fight ranked number 14 by the WBC and 14 by the WBO at light heavyweight.

Emil Markic was ranked number 15 by the WBO in the 175lb division.

Johnson vs Markic form

Callum Johnson had stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Sean Monaghan on 9th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Artur Beterbiev on 6th October 2018 by knockout in the 4th round in their IBF World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Wintrust Arena, Chicago, Illionis.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Frank Buglioni on 24th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Light heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had beat Willbeforce Shihepo on 24th September 2016 by knockout in the 9th round in their CBC Commonwealth Light Heavyweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

He had won against Norbert Szekeres on 18th June 2016 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Event City, Trafford Park, Lancashire.

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Johnson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 6 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.6 rounds on average.

What time did Johnson vs Markic start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 9:00 PM BST at York Hall, London, United Kingdom, which was 4:00 PM EST or 1:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.

Who broadcast Johnson vs Markic?

Johnson vs Markic was broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK.

What were the odds on Johnson vs Markic?

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