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Mario Barrios vs Regis Prograis preview
When is Barrios vs Prograis?
Mario Barrios could face Regis Prograis in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Barrios vs Prograis stats
Mario Barrios would step into the ring with a record of 27 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Regis Prograis would make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 24 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Prograis would have advantage in power over Barrios, with a 86% knock out percentage over Barrios' 67%.
Mario Barrios is the younger man by 7 years, at 27 years old.
Barrios has a height advantage of 2 inches over Prograis. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Mario Barrios & Regis Prograis fight out of an orthodox stance.
Barrios' experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Prograis', having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2013, 1 year and 6 months later than Prograis, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 26 more professional rounds, 162 to Prograis' 136.
Regis Prograis is currently ranked number 1 by the RING in the 140lb division.
Barrios vs Prograis form
Barrios has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he beat Jovanie Santiago on 11th February 2023 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Alamodome, San Antonio, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Keith Thurman on 5th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight eliminator fight at Michelob Ultra Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis on 26th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA World Super Lightweight championship fight at State Farm Arena, Atlanta.
Before that, he had beat Ryan Karl on 31st October 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBA World Super Lightweight championship fight at Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas.
He had won against Batyr Akhmedov on 28th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Super Lightweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.
Regis Prograis has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Jose Zepeda on 26th November 2022 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Tyrone McKenna on 19th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Duty Free Tennis Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Ivan Redkach on 17th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, United States.
Before that, he had won against Juan Heraldez on 31st October 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas.
He had been beaten by Josh Taylor on 26th October 2019 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Super Lightweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
In terms of recent activity, Regis Prograis has been fighting more than Mario Barrios.
Mario Barrios last fought 1 month and 18 days ago, while Regis Prograis' last outing was 4 months and 3 days ago.
Barrios' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
Prograis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
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