Barboza Jr vs Ndongeni Info
Arnold Barboza Jr could fight Xolisani Ndongeni in Summer 2021 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Nevada.
The fight would take place over 10 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Naoya Inoue's and John Riel Casimero's clash for the WBA Super World Bantamweight, IBF World Bantamweight and WBO World Bantamweight champions.
Barboza Jr vs Ndongeni stats
Arnold Barboza Jr would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 25 wins and zero loses, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Xolisani Ndongeni would make his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins and 1 loss, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Ndongeni would have advantage in power over Barboza Jr, with a 52% knock out percentage over Barboza Jr's 40%.
Arnold Barboza Jr is the older man by 29 years, at 29 years old.
Both Arnold Barboza Jr & Xolisani Ndongeni fight out of an orthodox stance.
Barboza Jr is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 3 year later than Ndongeni, who’s first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 27 less professional rounds, 140 to Ndongeni's 167.
Arnold Barboza Jr goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBC, 3 by the WBO and 5 by the RING in the 140lb division.
Barboza Jr vs Ndongeni form
Barboza Jr remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Alex Saucedo on 17th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Tony Luis on 29th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had beat William Silva on 30th November 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had defeated Ricky Sismundo on 17th August 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Banc of California Stadium, California.
He had won against Mike Alvarado on 12th April 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Staples Center, LA.
Ndongeni has lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Devin Haney on 11th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at StageWorks of Louisiana, Shreveport, United States.
Barboza Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 6 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.