Current rankings @ Super Middleweight
When is Benavidez vs Berlanga?
David Benavidez could take on Edgar Berlanga in Summer 2021 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Benavidez vs Berlanga stats
David Benavidez would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 24 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Edgar Berlanga would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 17 wins and 0 draws, with 16 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Berlanga would have a slight advantage in power over Benavidez, with a 94% knock out percentage over Benavidez's 88%.
David Benavidez is the same age as Edgar Berlanga, at 24 years old.
Both David Benavidez & Edgar Berlanga fight out of an orthodox stance.
Benavidez is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 years and 8 months earlier than Berlanga, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 84 more professional rounds, 108 to Berlanga's 24.
David Benavidez goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBA, 1 by the WBC, 6 by the IBF and 1 by the RING at super middleweight.
Edgar Berlanga is currently ranked number 6 by the WBA and 7 by the WBO in the 168lb division.
Benavidez vs Berlanga form
Benavidez remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Ronald Ellis on 13th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 11th round at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Roamer Alexis Angulo on 15th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Connecticut.
Going into that contest, he had won against Anthony Dirrell on 28th September 2019 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.
Before that, he had beat J’Leon Love on 16th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
He had defeated Ronald Gavril on 17th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Las Vegas, Nevada.
Benavidez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Berlanga's last 4 fights have come over a period of 11 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 2 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Benavidez vs Berlanga?
Edgar Berlanga is currently (+100) to win the clash outright, while you can get (+100) on David Benavidez if you fancy the incredible upset.