Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Wilder vs Martin?
Deontay Wilder could square off against Charles Martin in Summer 2022 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Wilder vs Martin stats
Deontay Wilder would step into the ring with a record of 42 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 41 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Charles Martin would make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, with 25 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Wilder would have a slight advantage in power over Martin, with a 98% knock out percentage over Martin's 89%.
Deontay Wilder is the same age as Charles Martin, at 36 years old.
Wilder has a height advantage of 2 inches over Martin. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Deontay Wilder fights out of the orthodox stance, while Charles Martin is a southpaw.
Wilder is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 3 years and 11 months earlier than Martin, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 50 more professional rounds, 161 to Martin's 111.
Deontay Wilder goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBC and 3 by the RING at heavyweight.
Charles Martin is currently ranked number 14 by the IBF in the 201lb division.
Wilder vs Martin form
Deontay Wilder has stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Tyson Fury on 9th October 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Tyson Fury on 22nd February 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Heavyweight and The Ring Heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had won against Luis Ortiz on 23rd November 2019 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Dominic Breazeale on 18th May 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
He had drawn with Tyson Fury on 1st December 2018 by split draw in their 12 round contest in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.
Martin has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Luis Ortiz on 1st January 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their IBF World Heavyweight eliminator fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Gerald Washington on 22nd February 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had won against Daniel Martz on 13th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Armory, Minnesota.
Before that, he had defeated Gregory Corbin on 16th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 8th round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
He had lost to Adam Kownacki on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Deontay Wilder has been fighting more than Charles Martin.
Deontay Wilder last fought 10 months and 7 days ago, while Charles Martin's last outing was 7 months and 15 days ago.
Wilder's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
Martin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Wilder vs Martin?
Charles Martin is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Deontay Wilder if you fancy the incredible upset.