Dec 18 2019
Wednesday

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia

12 rounds contest @ Middleweight
19-2-1
MD 10

Score cards

  • 98-90
  • 94-94
  • 97-92
MD 10
27-3-0

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The tape

34
Age
30
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
71.7" / 182 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

TKOKOTKOTKOUD
Form
TKOKOUDTKOUD
19
Wins
27
13
By KO
16
68
KO%
59
2
Loses
3
1
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2011

Tape rankings @ Middleweight

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The Ring
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WBA
7
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WBC
-
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WBO
4
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IBF
13

Jeff Horn vs Michael Zerafa report

Who won Horn vs Zerafa II?

Jeff Horn beat Michael Zerafa by majority decision in their 10 round contest on Wednesday 18th December 2019 at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre in Queensland.

The scorecards were announced as 98-90, 94-94, 97-92 in favor of winner Jeff Horn.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).

Horn vs Zerafa II stats

Jeff Horn stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Michael Zerafa made his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Horn had a slight advantage in power over Zerafa, with a 68% knock out percentage over Zerafa's 59%.

Jeff Horn was the older man by 4 years, at 34 years old.

Zerafa had a height advantage of 2 inches over Horn. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Both Jeff Horn & Michael Zerafa fought out of an orthodox stance.

Horn was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 8 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 11 months later than Zerafa, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 48 less professional rounds, 154 to Zerafa's 202.

Michael Zerafa was ranked number 7 by the WBA, 4 by the WBO and 13 by the IBF in the 160lb division.

Horn vs Zerafa II form

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

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Michael Zerafa on 18th December 2019 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Michael Zerafa on 31st August 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Bendigo Stadium, Victoria.

Going into that contest, he had won against Anthony Mundine on 30th November 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Suncorp Stadium, Queensland.

Before that, he had lost to Terence Crawford on 9th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO World Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.

He had beat Gary Corcoran on 13th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.

Zerafa had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Jose Agustin Feria on 31st August 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Croatian Club, Victoria, Australia.

Previous to that, he had defeated Wade Ryan on 1st June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Melbourne Pavilion, Victoria.

Going into that contest, he had won against Adam Harper on 16th March 2018 by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Super Welterweight championship fight at The Melbourne Pavilion, Victoria.

Before that, he had defeated Tomas Andres Reynoso on 17th June 2017 by knockout in the 6th round at The Melbourne Pavilion, Victoria.

He had been beaten by Peter Quillin on 12th September 2015 by knockout in the 5th round at Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket, United States.

Activity check

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

Going to this contest, Jeff Horn had last fought 2 years, 11 months and 21 days ago, while Michael Zerafa's last outing had been 4 years, 3 months and 8 days ago.

Horn's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.

Zerafa's last 5 fights had come over a period of 7 years, 2 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.2 rounds on average.

What time did Horn vs Zerafa II start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 AM UTC at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia, which was 5:00 AM EST or 2:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 10:00 AM GMT in the UK.

What were the odds on Horn vs Zerafa II?

Jeff Horn was a 47/25 (+190) underdog going into the contest, while Michael Zerafa made his way into the ring at 2/5 (-250) with oddsmakers.

Jeff Horn vs Michael Zerafa news

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