Brant vs Horn Info
Rob Brant will face the challenge of Jeff Horn in Late 2020 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
The contest would be for the WBA middleweight championship of the world.
Brant vs Horn stats
Rob Brant would step into the ring with a record of 25 wins and 2 loses, 17 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jeff Horn would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Brant would have a slight advantage in power over Horn, with a 68% knock out percentage over Horn's 65%.
Rob Brant is the younger man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Brant has a height advantage of 3 inches over Horn. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Rob Brant & Jeff Horn fight out of an orthodox stance.
Brant's experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Horn's, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 8 months earlier than Horn, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 33 less professional rounds, 113 to Horn's 146.
Rob Brant goes into the fight ranked number 9 by the RING in the 160lb division.
Jeff Horn is currently ranked number 13 by the IBF in the 160lb division.
Brant vs Horn form
Brant has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Ryota Murata on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at EDION Arena Osaka, Osaka, Japan.
Previous to that, he had beat Khasan Baysangurov on 15th February 2019 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Grand Casino, Minnesota, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Ryota Murata on 20th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had been beaten by Juergen Braehmer on 27th October 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Sport and Congress Center, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.
He had beat Alexis Hloros on 20th January 2017 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Grand Casino, Hinckley, United States.
Horn has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Michael Zerafa on 18th December 2019 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
Previous to that, he had lost to Michael Zerafa on 31st August 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Bendigo Stadium, Victoria.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Anthony Mundine on 30th November 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Suncorp Stadium, Queensland.
Before that, he had been beaten by Terence Crawford on 9th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO World Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
He had won against Gary Corcoran on 13th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
In terms of recent activity, Jeff Horn has been fighting more than Rob Brant.
Rob Brant last fought 1 year and 23 days ago, while Jeff Horn's last outing was 7 months and 17 days ago.
Brant's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 5 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
Horn's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.