Burnett vs Butler

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  • Burnett vs Butler
  • 20-1-0 31-2-0
  • Potential : Late 2020
  • UK
  • WBA Super World Bantamweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Bantamweight
  • SD 12UD 12UD 12RTD 4TKO 6 < form KO 1TKO 6TKO 9UD 12UD 12 <
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  • 28 age 31
  • 5' 4" / 163cm height
  • 65.7" / 167cm reach
  • Orthodox (r) stance Orthodox (r)
  • full record
  • 20 wins 31
  • 10 by ko 15
  • 50% Ko% 48%
  • 1 Losses 2
  • 1 Stopped 1
  • 0 draws 0
  • 2013 Debut 2010
  • 127 Pro rds 224
  • current rankings @ Bantamweight
  • The Ring
  • WBA
  • WBC 11
  • WBO
  • IBF 3

Burnett vs Butler Info

Ryan Burnett could fight Paul Butler in Late 2020 in the United Kingdom.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).

The contest would be for the WBA bantamweight championship of the world.

Burnett vs Butler stats

Ryan Burnett would step into the ring with a record of 20 wins and 1 loss, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Paul Butler would make his way to the ring with a record of 31 wins and 2 loses, with 15 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Burnett would have a slight advantage in power over Butler, with a 50% knock out percentage over Butler's 48%.

Ryan Burnett is the younger man by 3 years, at 28 years old.

Both Ryan Burnett & Paul Butler fight out of an orthodox stance.

Burnett is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 12 less fights, and made his debut in 2013, 2 year and 5 months later than Butler, who’s first professional fight was in 2010. He has fought 97 less professional rounds, 127 to Butler's 224.

Paul Butler is currently ranked number 11 by the WBC and 3 by the IBF in the 118lb division.

Burnett vs Butler form

Burnett has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he won against Jelbirt Gomera on 17th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Ulster Hall, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Nonito Donaire on 3rd November 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBA Super World Bantamweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.

Going into that contest, he had won against Yonfrez Parejo on 31st March 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight championship fight at Principality Stadium, Wales.

Before that, he had beat Zhanat Zhakiyanov on 21st October 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight and IBF World Bantamweight championship fight at The SSE Arena, Belfast.

He had defeated Lee Haskins on 10th June 2017 by split decision in their IBF World Bantamweight championship fight at Odyssey Arena, Belfast.

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

In his last fight, he lost to Emmanuel Rodriguez on 5th May 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Bantamweight championship fight at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had won against Stuart Hall on 30th September 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Echo Arena, Liverpool.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Sebastian Sanchez on 12th March 2016 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Echo Arena, Liverpool.

Before that, he had beat Silvio Olteanu on 19th December 2015 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.

He had won against Hector Rolando Gusman on 3rd October 2015 by knockout in the 1st round at Civic Hall, Wolverhampton.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Ryan Burnett has been fighting more than Paul Butler.

Ryan Burnett last fought 1 year 4 months and 13 days ago, while Paul Butler's last outing was 2 years 4 months and 25 days ago.

Burnett's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 11 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

Butler's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 7 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.

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