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Current rankings @ Super Bantamweight
When is Akhmadaliev vs Fulton?
Murodjon Akhmadaliev could take on Stephen Fulton in Summer 2022 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Akhmadaliev vs Fulton stats
Murodjon Akhmadaliev would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 9 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Stephen Fulton would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 19 wins and 0 draws, with 8 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Akhmadaliev would have a massive power advantage over Fulton, boosting at 78% knock out percentage over Fulton's 42%.
Murodjon Akhmadaliev is the younger man by 1 year, at 26 years old.
Fulton has a height advantage of 2 inches over Akhmadaliev.
Murodjon Akhmadaliev fights out of the southpaw stance, while Stephen Fulton is an orthodox fighter.
Akhmadaliev is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2018, 3 year and 5 months later than Fulton, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 74 less professional rounds, 45 to Fulton's 119.
Murodjon Akhmadaliev goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING at super bantamweight.
Stephen Fulton is currently ranked number 3 by the RING in the 122lb division.
Akhmadaliev vs Fulton form
Akhmadaliev remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Ryosuke Iwasa on 3rd April 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBA Super World Super Bantamweight and IBF World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Humo Arena, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Previous to that, he had defeated Daniel Roman on 30th January 2020 by split decision in their WBA Super World Super Bantamweight and IBF World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Meridian at Island Gardens, Florida, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Wilner Soto on 13th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Before that, he had won against Carlos Carlson on 26th April 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Forum, Inglewood.
He had beat Isaac Zarate on 24th November 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Mark G. Etess Arena, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, New Jersey.
Fulton remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Angelo Leo on 23rd January 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Arnold Khegai on 25th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had won against Isaac Avelar on 24th August 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Bert Ogden Arena, Texas.
Before that, he had defeated Paulus Ambunda on 11th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at EagleBank Arena, Virginia.
Hehad beat Marlon Olea on 26th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Barclays Center, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Stephen Fulton has been fighting more than Murodjon Akhmadaliev.
Murodjon Akhmadaliev last fought 6 months and 21 days ago, while Stephen Fulton's last outing was 9 months and 1 day ago.
Akhmadaliev's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 11 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
Fulton's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 28 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Akhmadaliev vs Fulton?
Stephen Fulton is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Murodjon Akhmadaliev if you fancy the incredible upset.