Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Wilder vs Ngannou?
Deontay Wilder could square off against Francis Ngannou in Summer 2024 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 Ngannou stats
Deontay Wilder would step into the ring with a record of 43 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 42 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Francis Ngannou would make his way to the ring with a record of 0 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.
The stats suggest Wilder would have a massive power advantage over Ngannou, boosting at 98% knock out percentage over Ngannou's 0%.
Deontay Wilder is the older man by 1 year, at 38 years old.
Wilder has a height advantage of 3 inches over Ngannou. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Both Deontay Wilder & Francis Ngannou fight out of an orthodox stance.
Wilder is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 46 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 14 years and 11 months earlier than Ngannou, whose first professional fight was in 2023. He has fought 164 more professional rounds, 174 to Ngannou's 10.
Deontay Wilder goes into the fight ranked number 9 by the WBA, 8 by the WBC, 13 by the WBO and 9 by the RING at heavyweight.
Francis Ngannou is currently ranked number 10 by the WBC in the 201lb division.
Wilder vs Ngannou form
Deontay Wilder has stopped 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Joseph Parker on 23rd December 2023 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Previous to that, he had won against Robert Helenius on 15th October 2022 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by 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.
Before that, he had lost to 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.
He had beat Luis Ortiz on 23rd November 2019 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Heavyweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Wilder's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Wilder vs Ngannou?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Wilder vs Ngannou yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.
|Winner / Verdict
|% of users
Be the first to leave your prediction on Wilder vs Ngannou