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When is Bivol vs Johnson?
Dmitry Bivol could potentially square off against Callum Johnson in Summer 2024 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Light Heavyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 175 pounds (12.5 stone or 79.4 KG).
Bivol vs Johnson stats
Dmitry Bivol would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 22 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Callum Johnson would make his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 15 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Johnson would have a large advantage in power over Bivol, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Bivol's 50%.
Dmitry Bivol is the younger man by 5 years, at 33 years old.
Johnson has 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Dmitry Bivol & Callum Johnson fight out of an orthodox stance.
Bivol's experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Johnson's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2014, 3 year and 11 months later than Johnson, whose first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 110 more professional rounds, 184 to Johnson's 74.
Dmitry Bivol goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the RING at light heavyweight.
Bivol vs Johnson form
Bivol remains undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight, he defeated Lyndon Arthur on 23rd December 2023 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Previous to that, he had defeated Gilberto ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez on 5th November 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had beat Canelo Alvarez on 7th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had won against Umar Salamov on 11th December 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at KRK “Uralets”, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
He had beat Craig Richards on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Johnson has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Server Emurlaev on 9th October 2021 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Utilita Arena, West Midlands, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Emil Markic on 24th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at York Hall, London.
Going into that contest, he had won against Sean Monaghan on 9th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, United States.
Before that, he had been beaten by Artur Beterbiev on 6th October 2018 by knockout in the 4th round in their IBF World Light Heavyweight championship fight at Wintrust Arena, Chicago, Illionis.
He had defeated Frank Buglioni on 24th March 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their BBBOC British Light heavyweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
In terms of recent activity, Dmitry Bivol has been fighting more than Callum Johnson.
Dmitry Bivol last fought 7 months and 3 days ago, while Callum Johnson's last outing was 2 years, 9 months and 17 days ago.
Bivol's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 60 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 12 rounds on average.
Johnson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.
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