Summer 2022
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Welterweight
20-0-0
27-2-3

The tape

25
Age
32
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 11" / 180 cm
N/A
Reach
79.9" / 203 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

KO 4UD 10TKO 1UD 10TKO 4
Form
TKO 7KO 1TKO 6UD 12TKO 7
20
Wins
27
13
By KO
18
65
KO%
67
0
Losses
2
0
Stopped
2
0
Draws
3
2016
Debut
2011
82
Pro rounds
148

Current rankings @ Welterweight

9
The Ring
-
5
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
7
WBO
-
6
IBF
-

Conor Benn vs Maurice Hooker preview

When is Benn vs Hooker?

Conor Benn could face the challenge of Maurice Hooker in Summer 2022 in the United States.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

Benn vs Hooker stats

Conor Benn would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Maurice Hooker would make his way to the ring with a record of 27 wins, 2 loses and 3 draws, with 18 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Hooker would have a slight advantage in power over Benn, with a 67% knock out percentage over Benn's 65%.

Conor Benn is the younger man by 7 years, at 25 years old.

Hooker has a height advantage of 3 inches over Benn.

Both Conor Benn & Maurice Hooker fight out of an orthodox stance.

Benn is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 4 year and 11 months later than Hooker, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 66 less professional rounds, 82 to Hooker's 148.

Conor Benn goes into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBA, 7 by the WBO, 6 by the IBF and 9 by the RING at welterweight.

Benn vs Hooker form

Benn remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Chris Algieri on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Echo Arena, Merseyside, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had won against Adrian Granados on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Headingley Rugby League Stadium, Yorkshire.

Going into that contest, he had beat Samuel Vargas on 10th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.

Before that, he had defeated Sebastian Formella on 21st November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.

He had won against Steve Jamoye on 26th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at O2 Arena, London.

Hooker has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he lost to Vergil Ortiz Jr on 20th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Dickies Arena, Texas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Uriel Perez on 20th December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Arizona.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jose Carlos Ramirez on 27th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Super Lightweight and WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at College Park Center, Texas.

Before that, he had beat Mikkel LesPierre on 9th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.

Hehad won against Alex Saucedo on 16th November 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Conor Benn has been fighting more than Maurice Hooker.

Conor Benn last fought 1 month and 18 days ago, while Maurice Hooker's last outing was 10 months and 9 days ago.

Benn's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.

Hooker's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.6 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Benn vs Hooker?

Maurice Hooker is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Conor Benn if you fancy the incredible upset.

Conor Benn vs Maurice Hooker news

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