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Chris Eubank Jr
Chris Eubank Jr

Record

32-2-0

Form

UD 12
TKO 5
UD 10
TKO 2
UD 12

Stats

age
33
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
Reach
72.4" / 184 cm
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

Wins
32
By KO
23
KO%
72%
Lost
2
Stopped
0
Draws
0
Debut
2011
Pro RDS
213

Ranking @ Middleweight

ring
6
wbo
2
ibf
-
wbc
2
wba
6

The story

Chris Eubank Jr is one of those fighters who can truthfully state that boxing is in his blood, as he’s the son of former WBO middleweight and super middleweight champion Chris Eubank Sr. He was born in Hove, East Sussex, England, and even gained a bit of exposure during his early years when he appeared on the reality TV show “At Home with the Eubanks.” When he was 16, he went to the United States with his brother to live with a guardian. Their mother later explained that this was done so both boys would have dual citizenship, and to give them a better chance of success in professional sports.

Eubank started his amateur boxing career shortly after getting to the United States, and he quickly climbed the ranks. First, he became Nevada’s Amateur Golden Glove Champion. Next, he became the Amateur Golden Glove Champion for the Western States, and that was after having only eight amateur fights. He also competed in the 2008 National Golden Gloves, where he had one win and one loss. Overall, he went 24-2 as an amateur, for a successful but short amateur career.

By 2011, he had decided to turn pro, and he made his debut in Manchester on November 12, 2011. He fought Kirilas Psonko and had a dominant performance, scoring a TKO in the fourth round. He quickly built up a streak of wins, fighting often in England, Ireland and Denmark. Although three out of his first five wins went to the scorecards, he still demonstrated solid power in his bouts, and as he got further into his career he became more dangerous, collecting more TKO victories.

The one criticism that could be levelled at him during the start of his career was the lack of high-level competition, which is the case for many boxers when they begin their professional careers. His early fights were against what many would refer to as subpar competition. The only fighter he faced with much of a name was Bradley Pryce on December 8, 2012. Pryce had held multiple national titles, although he was on the downswing of his career by that point. Still, Chris Eubank Jr picked up a solid, albeit unspectacular win on points.

He had amassed an impressive 18-0 record and had finished 10 straight opponents when he earned his first title fight. It was on November 29, 2014, and the opponent was Billy Joe Saunders, a slick fighter who had boxed in the 2008 Olympics. The fight was for Saunders’ European, British and Commonwealth middleweight titles, and it was also a title-eliminator fight for WBO world middleweight title. Saunders’ big fight experience was apparent from the outset, as he controlled the fight for the first six rounds. Eubank, on the other hand, didn’t do much for that first half of the fight, keeping a very slow pace that led many to think he was nervous from the pressure of his first big fight. To his credit, he started fighting with much more intensity from the seventh round through the end of the fight, turning the match into an exciting slugfest. However, his slow start likely cost him the fight, as he lost the fight via split decision, with the scores being 115-114, 115-114 and 113-116.

Three months later, the young fighter bounced back with a dominant victory over Dmitry Chudinov for the WBA interim middleweight title, stopping Chudinov in the 12th round. He then destroyed Tony Jeter in two rounds later that year and closed the year out with another stoppage against Gary O’Sullivan.

His next fight was against Nick Blackwell for the British middleweight championship, and the fight received international attention for what happened in the ring and afterwards. With Eubank dominating the fight from the beginning, it was clear that Blackwell was outclassed and could get badly hurt. That’s when the young boxer’s father instructed him between rounds to hit Blackwell to the body instead of the head, both to stop him more quickly and to prevent further serious damage since the referee wasn’t taking the initiative to stop the fight.

The referee eventually did call the fight in the 10th round, but Blackwell still needed to go to the hospital immediately afterwards. Tests showed that he had bleeding in his brain, and he was put in a medically-induced coma. Fortunately, he did make a full recovery, although he had to retire because of his injuries.

Chris Eubank Jr moved on to a fight against Tom Doran at the 02 Arena, the site of a few of his memorable performances. He put on another one against Doran, knocking the game fighter down once in the third round and then three times in the fourth to earn himself a TKO victory. He also called out Gennady Golovkin in his post-fight interview, which is impressive merely for how few fighters wanted to take on the dangerous boxer known as “GGG” at that time.

Eubank followed in his father’s footsteps for his next fight, as he jumped up a division to take on Renold Quinlan for his IBO super middleweight title. As the smaller fighter, he was able to use his superior speed to his advantage, particularly after about the fifth round, when he started to pour it on with ferocious punching combinations. After several rounds of Quinlan absorbing punishment, the referee stopped the fight in the 10th round, as he was simply leaning on the ropes taking shot after shot.

Eubank would return five months later to fight the ageing veteran Arthur Abraham, picking up a comfortable points victory over the slow German. Just before the fight, it was announced that the winner would enter the World Boxing Super Series at Super Middleweight.

Eubank would face off against Turk, Avni Yildirim, in the quarter-final in Stuttgart in October 2017. Arguably his most impressive victory to date, he knocked Yildirim out in spectacular fashion in the third round. This victory would set up an all British semi-final against Geroge Groves in Manchester in February 2018.

In his biggest contest to date, Eubank struggled to gain a foothold in their eventual fight, losing on the scorecards. This loss would yet again draw criticisms of Eubanks training methods and boxing ability at the highest level.

It's not easy to be the son of a champion, but Eubank Jr has done an admirable job of living up to the family name. Despite some deserved criticism, he’s an excellent all-around fighter, with great technical skills, speed, and power, along with the heart to press forward even in difficult fights. He also benefits from having his father in his corner to guide him, learning from the retired champion’s wealth of experience.

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What is Chris Eubank Jr's Record?

Chris Eubank Jr's record currently stands at 32 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws. Of those 32 wins he has stopped 23 of his opponents, so his current knock-out ratio is 72%. Despite his 2 loses, he has never been stopped. He's boxed a total of 213 rounds, meaning his professional fights last 6.3 rounds on average.

What was Eubank Jr's last fight?

Chris Eubank Jr's last fight took place against Liam Williams' on 5th Feb 2022, in Wales, United Kingdom. He won by unanimous decision after 12 rounds. That fight was 10 months ago.

How active is Chris Eubank Jr?

Eubank Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.2 rounds on average.

Where is Chris Eubank Jr From?

Eubank Jr was born in the United Kingdom.

How Old Is Chris Eubank Jr?

The middleweight is currently 33 years old. He was born on 18th September 1989, so he will turn 34 in 9 months and 13 days.

How long has Eubank Jr been fighting?

Chris Eubank Jr made his professional debut in November 2011, so he has been a pro for 11 years.

How good is Chris Eubank Jr?

Eubank Jr is currently ranked 6th by the The Ring, 2nd by the WBO, 2nd by the WBC and 6th by the WBA at Middleweight.

How tall is Chris Eubank Jr?

Eubank Jr is 5' 11" (5 Foot and 11 inches) which is 180cm (1 meter and 80 centimeters).

What is Eubank Jr's Reach?

His reach is 72.4 inches (72.4") which is 184 cm (1 meter and 84 centimeters).

What stance does Chris Eubank Jr use?

Eubank Jr fights from a traditional orthodox stance, which means he favours his right hand as his power hand when fighting.

What are some potential opponents for Chris Eubank Jr?

Some potential future fights for Eubank Jr include Conor Benn, Billy Joe Saunders, Unified Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin, Callum Smith and Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez.

What will be Chris Eubank Jr's Next Fight?

Chris Eubank Jr is to face Liam Smith next on Saturday 21st January 2023. The fight will take place at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom. The fight will be broadcast on Sky Box Office HD in the UK

How can I stream Chris Eubank Jr's Fights?

In the UK you stream Eubank Jr's fight against Smith on Sky Sports Box Office.

What are some recent Chris Eubank Jr results?

Eubank Jr has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he beat Liam Williams on 5th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Motorpoint Arena, Wales, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had beat Wanik Awdijan on 16th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear.

Going into that contest, he had won against Marcus Morrison on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

Before that, he had beat Matt Korobov on 7th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Interim World Middleweight and WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.

He had defeated James DeGale on 23rd February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Chris Eubank Jr Stats
AgeDate Of BirthNationalityHeightReachStanceWeight Division
33September 18, 1989United Kingdom180 cm184 cmorthodoxMiddleweight (160 lb)
Chris Eubank Jr Record
Professional RecordWinsWins By KOKnockout PercentageLossesLosses By StoppageDrawsPro RoundsDebut
32-2-0322372%2002132011
Chris Eubank Jr Rankings
WeightThe Ring MagazineWBCIBFWBAWBO
Middleweight62-62
Chris Eubank Jr Recent Contests
DateOpponentResultVenue
2022-02-05Liam WilliamsWon (UD 12)Motorpoint Arena, Wales, United Kingdom
2021-10-16Wanik AwdijanWon (TKO 5)Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
2021-05-01Marcus MorrisonWon (UD 10)Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
2019-12-07Matt KorobovWon (TKO 2)Barclays Center, New York, United States
2019-02-23James DeGaleWon (UD 12)The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
2018-09-28JJ McDonaghWon (TKO 3)King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
2018-02-17George GrovesLost (UD 12)Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
2017-10-07Avni YildirimWon (KO 3)Hanns-Martin-Schleyer Halle, Stuttgart, Germany
2017-07-15Arthur AbrahamWon (UD 12)Wembley (SSE) Arena, London, United Kingdom
2017-02-04Renold QuinlanWon (TKO 10)Olympia, London, United Kingdom
2016-06-25Tom DoranWon (TKO 4)The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
2016-03-26Nick BlackwellWon (TKO 10)Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom
2015-12-12Gary ‘Spike’ O’SullivanWon (TKO 7)The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
2015-10-24Tony JeterWon (TKO 2)Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, United Kingdom
2015-02-28Dmitry ChudinovWon (TKO 12)The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
2014-11-29Billy Joe SaundersLost (SD 12)ExCel Arena, London, United Kingdom

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Chris Eubank Jr's next fight

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32-3-1
Saturday, Jan 21 2023

When is Chris Eubank Jr's Next Fight?

Chris Eubank Jr is to face Liam Smith next on Saturday 21st January 2023. The fight will take place at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom. The fight will be broadcast on Sky Box Office HD in the UK

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Saturday, 21 January 2023

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Main event starts: 10pm (UK)

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