Current rankings @ Welterweight
When is Benn vs McKinson?
Conor Benn could potentially square off against Michael McKinson in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Benn vs McKinson stats
Conor Benn would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 21 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Michael McKinson would make his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Benn would have a massive power advantage over McKinson, boosting at 67% knock out percentage over McKinson's 9%.
Conor Benn is the younger man by 2 years, at 26 years old.
McKinson has a height advantage of 1 inch over Benn. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Conor Benn fights out of the orthodox stance, while Michael McKinson is a southpaw.
Benn is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 6 months later than McKinson, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 74 less professional rounds, 84 to McKinson's 158.
Conor Benn goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBA, 4 by the WBO and 9 by the RING at welterweight.
Michael McKinson is currently ranked number 15 by the WBA in the 147lb division.
Benn vs McKinson form
Benn remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Chris Van Heerden on 16th April 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Chris Algieri on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Echo Arena, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had beat Adrian Granados on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Headingley Rugby League Stadium, Yorkshire.
Before that, he had won against Samuel Vargas on 10th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
He had beat Sebastian Formella on 21st November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
Michael McKinson has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Vergil Ortiz Jr on 6th August 2022 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Welterweight eliminator fight at Dickies Arena, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Alex Martin on 19th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at USC Galen Center, California.
Going into that contest, he had won against Przemyslaw Runowski on 14th August 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had defeated Chris Kongo on 27th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Europa Point Sports Complex, Gibraltar, Gibraltar.
He had beat Martin Harkin on 18th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Production Park Studios, Yorkshire, United Kingdom.
In terms of recent activity, Conor Benn has been fighting more than Michael McKinson.
Conor Benn last fought 7 months and 16 days ago, while Michael McKinson's last outing was 3 months and 26 days ago.
Benn's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.4 rounds on average.
McKinson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 1 month and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
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