VS
Mar 13 2021
Saturday

Bendigo Stadium, Victoria, Australia

10 round contest @ Middleweight
27-4-0
TKO 1
TKO 1
48-10-0

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The tape

29
Age
46
5' 11" / 180 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
70.1" / 178 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

TKOKOUDTKOUD
Form
KOKOMDTKOSD
27
Wins
48
16
By KO
28
59
KO%
58
4
Loses
10
0
Draws
0
2011
Debut
2000

Tape rankings @ Middleweight

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The Ring
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9
WBA
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WBC
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WBO
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IBF
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Michael Zerafa vs Anthony Mundine report


Who won Zerafa vs Mundine?

Michael Zerafa beat Anthony Mundine by technical knockout in the 1st round on Saturday, March 13th, 2021 at Bendigo Stadium in Victoria.

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).

Zerafa vs Mundine stats

Back in March 2021, Michael Zerafa stepped into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws, 16 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Anthony Mundine made his way to the ring with a record of 48 wins, 10 losses and 0 draws, with 28 of those wins by knockout.

The stats suggested Zerafa had a slight advantage in power over Mundine, with a 59% knockout percentage over Mundine's 58%.

Michael Zerafa was the younger man by 17 years, at 29 years old.

Zerafa had 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Michael Zerafa & Anthony Mundine fought out of an orthodox stance.

Zerafa was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 27 fewer fights, and made his debut in 2011, 10 years and 8 months later than Mundine, whose first professional fight was in 2000. He had fought 214 more professional rounds, totaling 214 compared to Mundine's 0.

Michael Zerafa went into the fight ranked number 9 by the WBA at middleweight.

Zerafa vs Mundine form

Zerafa had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Jeff Horn on December 18, 2019 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.

Prior to that, he had defeated Jeff Horn on August 31, 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Bendigo Stadium, Victoria.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Kell Brook on December 8, 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had beaten Jose Agustin Feria on August 31, 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Croatian Club, Victoria, Australia.

He had won against Wade Ryan on June 1, 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Melbourne Pavilion, Victoria.

Anthony Mundine had stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Jeff Horn on November 30, 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Suncorp Stadium, Queensland, Australia.

Prior to that, he had beaten Tommy Browne on January 17, 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at The Star, Sydney, New South Wales.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Danny Green on February 3, 2017 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Adelaide Oval, North Adelaide.

Before that, he had been beaten by Danny Green on February 3, 2017 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Adelaide Oval, South Australia.

He had lost to Charles Hatley on November 11, 2015 by technical knockout in the 11th round at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Victoria.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Michael Zerafa had been fighting more than Anthony Mundine.

Going to this contest, Michael Zerafa had last fought 1 year, 2 months and 23 days ago, while Anthony Mundine's last outing had been 2 years, 3 months and 11 days ago.

Zerafa's last 5 fights come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.

Mundine's last 5 fights come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 6.8 rounds on average.

What time did Zerafa vs Mundine start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 AM UTC at Bendigo Stadium, Victoria, Australia, which was 6:00 AM EST or 3:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 11:00 AM GMT in the UK.

What were the odds on Zerafa vs Mundine?

Michael Zerafa was a 1/20 (-2000) favourite going into the contest, while Anthony Mundine made his way into the ring at 9/1 (+900) with oddsmakers.

Michael Zerafa vs Anthony Mundine news

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Anthony

Mundine

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Michael Zerafa

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