• Fight Date: Sat, Mar 25, 2023

On Saturday, March 25 at the AO Arena Manchester in Manchester, United Kingdom Lawrence «The Sauce» Okolie will meet David «The Great White» Light for WBO title in a 12-round cruiserweight bout.

Lawrence Okolie vs. David Light
Lawrence Okolie
Lawrence Okolie
The Sauce
David Light
David Light
The Great White
Country United KingdomUnited Kingdom
Hackney, London, United Kingdom
New ZealandNew Zealand
Takapuna, New Zealand
Age 30 years 31 years
Pro 6 years 5 years
Height 6′ 5″ (196 cm) 6′ 1½″ (187 cm)
Reach 82½″ (209 cm) -
Division cruiserweight
(200 lbs / 90,72 kg)
cruiserweight
(200 lbs / 90,72 kg)
Stance

orthodox

orthodox
Titles
WBO (cruiserweight)
-
Record 18 - 0 - 0
(14 KOs)
20 - 0 - 0
(12 KOs)
KOs 77% 60%
Inactive 391 days 113 days
Advant.
Lawrence Okolie won by unanimous decision (UD) (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, March 25 at 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the AO Arena Manchester in Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom.

On which TV channel or streaming service can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Lawrence Okolie versus David Light?

  • To Be Announced

Okolie vs. Light Full Fight Highlights

Okolie vs. Light Fight Promo

Who fights on Saturday, March 25?
Fight card subject to change.

Division Fighter #1 Fighter #2 Notes
cruiserweight (200 lbs)Lawrence Okolie
(18 - 0 - 0)
David Light
(20 - 0 - 0)
WBO World
super featherweight (130 lbs)Michael Gomez Jnr
(18 - 1 - 0)
Levi Giles
(13 - 0 - 0)
BBBofC English (vacant)
heavyweight (200+ lbs)Frazer Clarke
(5 - 0 - 0)
Bogdan Dinu
(20 - 4 - 0)
super middleweight (168 lbs)Callum Simpson
(10 - 0 - 0)
Celso Neves
(9 - 3 - 2)
middleweight (160 lbs)Aaron McKenna
(15 - 0 - 0)
Lukas Ndafoluma
(22 - 6 - 0)
super welterweight (154 lbs)Samuel Antwi
(14 - 2 - 0)
Omir Rodriguez
(13 - 4 - 1)
middleweight (160 lbs)Shakiel Thompson
(9 - 0 - 0)
Robert Talarek
(27 - 17 - 3)
featherweight (126 lbs)Karriss Artingstall
(2 - 0 - 0)
Linzi Buczynskyj
(4 - 1 - 0)
featherweight (126 lbs)Rhys Edwards
(13 - 0 - 0)
Brian Phillips
(12 - 3 - 0)
lightweight (135 lbs)Frankie Stringer
(4 - 0 - 0)
Jakub Laskowski
(4 - 22 - 1)
super welterweight (154 lbs)Harvey Lambert
(1 - 0 - 0)
Casey Brown
(4 - 1 - 0)
Lawrence «The Sauce» Okolie

Lawrence «The Sauce» Okolie

Lawrence Okolie is a British boxer.
As a professional athlete, Okolie has been performing for 6 years and remains unbeaten.

Last fight

The last fight of Lawrence Okolie took place on February 27, 2022 against Michal CieslakMichal Cieslak.
Okolie won by unanimous decision (UD).

Lawrence Okolie vs. Michal Cieslak 

Lawrence Okolie's last fight

First world title

On March 20, 2021 Lawrence Okolie became the WBO cruiserweight champion in a fight for the vacant title.

Boxing record

  • Total fights: 18
  • Wins: 18
  • Wins by KO: 14
  • Wins by dec: 4
  • Losses: 0
  • Draws: 0

Professional career

How many fights did Lawrence Okolie have?

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2023-05-27 Chris Billam-Smith
(17 - 1 - 0)
Loss
MD
WBO World Cruiserweight
2023-03-25 David Light
(20 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
WBO World Cruiserweight
2022-02-27 Michal Cieslak
(21 - 1 - 0)
Win
UD
WBO World Cruiserweight
2021-09-25 Dilan Prasovic
(15 - 0 - 0)
Win
KO
WBO World Cruiserweight
2021-03-20 Krzysztof Glowacki
(31 - 2 - 0)
Win
KO
WBO World Cruiserweight (vacant)
2020-12-12 Nikodem Jezewski
(19 - 0 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBO International Cruiserweight (vacant)
2019-10-26 Yves Ngabu
(20 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
EBU European Cruiserweight
2019-07-20 Mariano Angel Gudino
(13 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
2019-03-23 Wadi Camacho
(21 - 7 - 0)
Win
TKO
BBBofC British Cruiserweight
Commonwealth Boxing Council Cruiserweight
2019-02-02 Tamas Lodi
(20 - 11 - 2)
Win
TKO
2018-09-22 Matty Askin
(23 - 3 - 1)
Win
UD
BBBofC British Cruiserweight
2018-06-06 Luke Watkins
(13 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
Commonwealth Boxing Council Cruiserweight
2018-02-03 Isaac Chamberlain
(9 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
2017-12-13 Antonio Sousa
(4 - 7 - 1)
Win
TKO
2017-10-28 Adam Williams
(1 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
2017-09-01 Blaise Mendouo
(3 - 3 - 0)
Win
PTS
2017-07-01 Russ Henshaw
(7 - 5 - 0)
Win
TKO
2017-05-27 Rudolf Helesic
(2 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
2017-04-15 Lukasz Rusiewicz
(22 - 29 - 0)
Win
TKO
2017-03-25 Geoffrey Cave
(0 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO

All Lawrence Okolie's losses

Lawrence Okolie remains undefeated as a professional boxer.

Lawrence «The Sauce» Okolie Highlights

David «The Great White» Light

David «The Great White» Light

David Light is a New Zealand boxer.
As a professional athlete, Light has been performing for 5 years and remains unbeaten.

Last fight

The last fight of David Light took place on December 2, 2022 against Brandon Glanton.
Light won by split-decision (SD).

Boxing record

  • Total fights: 20
  • Wins: 20
  • Wins by KO: 12
  • Wins by dec: 8
  • Losses: 0
  • Draws: 0

Professional career

How many fights did David Light have?

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2023-03-25 Lawrence Okolie
(18 - 0 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBO World Cruiserweight
2022-12-02 Brandon Glanton
(17 - 0 - 0)
Win
SD
WBO Global Cruiserweight (vacant)
WBO International Cruiserweight (vacant)
2022-10-08 Vikas Singh
(11 - 3 - 1)
Win
KO
2022-05-07 Anthony Martinez
(12 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
WBO International Cruiserweight (vacant)
2020-12-19 Mose Auimatagi Jnr
(14 - 1 - 2)
Win
UD
WBO Oriental Cruiserweight
2020-11-13 Lance Bryant
(12 - 7 - 0)
Win
TKO
New Zealand Professional Boxing Commission Cruiserweight
2019-12-06 Trent Broadhurst
(22 - 3 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBO Oriental Cruiserweight
2019-08-31 German Garcia Montes
(7 - 1 - 0)
Win
UD
2019-05-18 Mark Flanagan
(24 - 6 - 0)
Win
UD
WBO Oriental Cruiserweight (vacant)
2019-03-02 Jordan Mororoa
(1 - 1 - 0)
Win
UD
2018-12-15 Lance Bryant
(12 - 5 - 0)
Win
TKO
2018-11-02 Savenaca Naliva
(9 - 1 - 1)
Win
TKO
World Boxing Foundation Intercontinental Cruiserweight (vacant)
2018-10-13 James Singh
(3 - 0 - 0)
Win
KO
2018-09-29 Hunter Sam
(11 - 11 - 2)
Win
UD
2018-08-25 Thomas Russell
(0 - 5 - 0)
Win
TKO
2018-07-21 Daniel Tai
(23 - 11 - 4)
Win
UD
2018-06-09 Thomas Russell
(0 - 4 - 0)
Win
TKO
2018-04-21 Cory Enoka
(1 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
New Zealand Professional Boxing Commission Cruiserweight (vacant)
2018-03-16 Tussi Asafo
(0 - 3 - 0)
Win
TKO
2017-11-18 Vaimoli Ioelu
(0 - 4 - 0)
Win
UD
2017-11-03 Lui Te'o
(2 - 6 - 0)
Win
KO

All David Light's losses

David Light remains undefeated as a professional boxer.

David «The Great White» Light Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Favorite
    Okolie to win: 1/4
  • Underdog
    Light to win: 3/1

Prediction

Sergey Loktev
Who will win: Okolie or Light?

Okolie and Light are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the boxers will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Lawrence Okolie will win by technical knockout.

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