Apr 24 2021
Saturday

York Hall, London, United Kingdom

10 rounds contest
@ Light Heavyweight
Emil Markic
Markic
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18-1-0

est. ringwalk:

2021-04-24T20:00:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

UK - Sat 7:30pm / US - N/A

32-2-0

The tape

35
Age
38
6' 0" / 182 cm
Height
6' 0" / 182 cm
72.8" / 185 cm
Reach
74" / 188 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 3KO 4TKO 1KO 9TKO 1
Form
18
Wins
32
13
By KO
24
72
KO%
75
1
Losses
2
1
Stopped
2
0
Draws
0
2010
Debut
2012
61
Pro rounds
117

Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight

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The Ring
-
-
WBA
-
14
WBC
-
-
WBO
15
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IBF
-

Callum Johnson vs Emil Markic preview

When is Johnson vs Markic?

Callum Johnson is set to square off against Emil Markic on Saturday 24th April 2021 at York Hall in London.

The fight is scheduled for 10 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit will be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).

This fight will appear 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

Callum Johnson steps 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 will make 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 suggest Markic has a slight advantage in power over Johnson, with a 75% knock out percentage over Johnson's 72%.

Callum Johnson is the younger man by 3 years, at 35 years old.

Markic has 1-inch reach advantage.

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

Johnson is 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 has fought 56 less professional rounds, 61 to Markic's 117.

Callum Johnson goes into the fight ranked number 14 by the WBC at light heavyweight.

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

Johnson vs Markic form

Callum Johnson has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he 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 have come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.6 rounds on average.

What time does Johnson vs Markic start?

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

Who is showing Johnson vs Markic?

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

How do you stream Johnson vs Markic?

In the UK you can stream Johnson vs Markic on BT Sport, and all their boxing cards, via the BT Sport app and online player. This is included for free if you order BT Sport on Sky TV, TalkTalk TV or BT TV.
If you don’t have a TV package, it’s only available as a standalone app to existing or new BT broadband customers. Note, it’s not currently available on Roku or NowTV sticks, or games consoles.

The stream is free for existing BT Sport 1 customers, while 1 month (for tv) costs £25.

What were the odds on Johnson vs Markic?

Emil Markic is currently (+100) to win the fight outright, while you can get (+100) on Callum Johnson if you fancy the incredible upset.

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