VS
June 2024
Potentially

Las Vegas, United States

Potential contest @ Light Heavyweight
28-0-0
20-1-0

Belts on The Line

Vacant WBC Interim World Light heavyweight Championship

The tape

27
Age
37
6' 1" / 185 cm
Height
6' 2" / 188 cm
76" / 193 cm
Reach
75.6" / 192 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 6UD 12TKO 3TKO 7TKO 11
Form
KO 2TKO 6UD 6TKO 10TKO 5
28
Wins
20
24
By KO
1
86
KO%
5
0
Losses
1
0
Stopped
1
0
Draws
0
2013
Debut
2014
136
Pro rounds
112

Current rankings @ Light Heavyweight

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The Ring
7
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WBA
7
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WBC
2
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WBO
2
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IBF
6

David Benavidez vs Oleksandr Gvozdyk preview


When is Benavidez vs Gvozdyk?

David Benavidez could fight Oleksandr Gvozdyk in June 2024 in Las Vegas.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).

The contest would be for the vacant WBC light heavyweight championship of the world.

Benavidez vs Gvozdyk stats

David Benavidez would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 28 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 24 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Oleksandr Gvozdyk would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Benavidez would have a massive power advantage over Gvozdyk, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Gvozdyk's 5%.

David Benavidez is the younger man by 10 years, at 27 years old.

Gvozdyk has a height advantage of 1 inch over Benavidez. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.

Both David Benavidez & Oleksandr Gvozdyk 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, 7 months earlier than Gvozdyk, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 24 more professional rounds, 136 to Gvozdyk's 112.

Oleksandr Gvozdyk is currently ranked number 7 by the WBA, 2 by the WBC, 2 by the WBO, 6 by the IBF and 7 by the RING in the 175lb division.

Benavidez vs Gvozdyk form

Benavidez remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Demetrius Andrade on 25th November 2023 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC Interim World Super Middleweight championship fight at Michelob ULTRA Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Caleb Plant on 25th March 2023 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat David Lemieux on 21st May 2022 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBC Interim World Super Middleweight championship fight at Gila River Arena, Glendale.

Before that, he had defeated Kyrone Davis on 13th November 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Footprint Center, Arizona.

He had won against Ronald Ellis on 13th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 11th round at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.

Gvozdyk has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he defeated Isaac Rodrigues on 30th September 2023 by knockout in the 2nd round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Ricards Bolotniks on 6th May 2023 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Estadio Akron, Zapopan, Mexico.

Going into that contest, he had beat Josue Obando on 11th February 2023 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at The Derby Room Pomona at Fairplex, Pomona, United States.

Before that, he had been beaten by Artur Beterbiev on 18th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Light heavyweight and IBF World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Liacouras Center, Philadelphia.

He had won against Doudou Ngumbu on 30th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBC World Light heavyweight championship fight at 2300 Arena, Pennsylvania.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, David Benavidez has been fighting more than Oleksandr Gvozdyk.

David Benavidez last fought 6 months and 28 days ago, while Oleksandr Gvozdyk's last outing was 8 months and 23 days ago.

Benavidez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.8 rounds on average.

Gvozdyk's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.

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