Ward vs Beterbiev

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  • Ward vs Beterbiev
  • 32-0-0 15-0-0
  • Potential : Late 2020
  • California, USA
  • IBF World Lightweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Light Heavyweight
  • TKO 9UD 12UD 12UD 12TKO 8 < form TKO 1KO 12KO 4KO 5TKO 10 <
  • Tape
  • 36 age 35
  • 6' 0" / 183cm height 6' 0" / 182cm
  • 70.9" / 180cm reach 72.8" / 185cm
  • Orthodox (r) stance Orthodox (r)
  • full record
  • 32 wins 15
  • 16 by ko 15
  • 50% Ko% 100%
  • 0 Losses 0
  • 0 Stopped 0
  • 0 draws 0
  • 2004 Debut 2013
  • 238 Pro rds 62
  • current rankings @ Light Heavyweight
  • The Ring 1
  • WBA
  • WBC
  • WBO
  • IBF

Ward vs Beterbiev Info

Andre Ward could take on Artur Beterbiev in Late 2020 in California.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).

The contest would be for the IBF light heavyweight championship of the world.

Beterbiev will be defending his WBC World Light heavyweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Oleksandr Gvozdyk in October 2019. He has held this belt for 11 months and 9 days.

He will also be making his 4th defence of the IBF World Light heavyweight Championship. He won this belt against Enrico Koelling in November 2017. He has held this title for 2 years 10 months and 16 days.

Ward vs Beterbiev stats

Andre Ward would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 32 wins and zero loses, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Artur Beterbiev would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins, with 15 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Beterbiev would have a massive power advantage over Ward, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Ward's 50%.

Andre Ward is the older man by 1 year, at 36 years old.

Beterbiev has 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Andre Ward & Artur Beterbiev fight out of an orthodox stance.

Ward is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 17 more fights, and made his debut in 2004, 8 years and 5 months earlier than Beterbiev, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 176 more professional rounds, 238 to Beterbiev's 62.

Artur Beterbiev is currently ranked number 1 by the RING in the 175lb division.

Ward vs Beterbiev form

Ward remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Sergey Kovalev on 17th June 2017 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight, IBF World Light heavyweight, WBO World Light heavyweight and The Ring Light Heavyweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Sergey Kovalev on 19th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight, IBF World Light heavyweight and WBO World Light heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Alexander Brand on 6th August 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Oracle Arena, Oakland.

Before that, he had won against Sullivan Barrera on 26th March 2016 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Oracle Arena, Oakland.

He had beat Paul Smith on 20th June 2015 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Oracle Arena, Oakland.

Artur Beterbiev remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his last opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Oleksandr Gvozdyk on 18th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Light heavyweight and IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Radivoje Kalajdzic on 4th May 2019 by knockout in the 5th round in their IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at Stockton Arena, California.

Going into that contest, he had won against Callum Johnson on 6th October 2018 by knockout in the 4th round in their IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at Wintrust Arena, Chicago, Illionis.

Before that, he had defeated Enrico Koelling on 11th November 2017 by knockout in the 12th round in their IBF World Light heavyweight championship fight at Save Mart Arena, California.

He had beat Isidro Ranoni Prieto on 23rd December 2016 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Lac Leamy Casino, Gatineau, Canada.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Andre Ward has been fighting more than Artur Beterbiev.

Andre Ward last fought 3 years 3 months and 10 days ago, while Artur Beterbiev's last outing was 11 months and 9 days ago.

Ward's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 11 months and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.6 rounds on average.

Beterbiev's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 9 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.

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