Autumn/Fall 2023
Potentially

Tokyo, Japan

Potential contest @ Super Middleweight
58-2-2
16-3-0

Belts on The Line

The Ring Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBA Super World Super Middleweight

The tape

32
Age
36
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
6' 0" / 182 cm
70.5" / 179 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12UD 12KO 11TKO 8TKO 3
Form
TKO 9TKO 5TKO 2UD 12TKO 8
58
Wins
16
39
By KO
13
67
KO%
81
2
Losses
3
0
Stopped
1
2
Draws
0
2005
Debut
2013
460
Pro rounds
120

Current rankings @ Super Middleweight

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Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs Ryota Murata preview

When is Canelo vs Murata?

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez could face the challenge of Ryota Murata in Autumn/Fall 2023 in Tokyo.

The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).

Canelo vs Murata stats

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez would step into the ring with a record of 58 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 39 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Ryota Murata would make his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Murata would have advantage in power over Canelo, with a 81% knock out percentage over Canelo's 67%.

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez is the younger man by 4 years, at 32 years old.

Murata has a height advantage of 3 inches over Canelo. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez & Ryota Murata fight out of an orthodox stance.

Canelo is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 43 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 7 years and 9 months earlier than Murata, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 340 more professional rounds, 460 to Murata's 120.

Canelo vs Murata form

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

In his last fight, he beat Gennady Golovkin on 17th September 2022 by unanimous decision in their The Ring Super Middleweight, WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight and IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Dmitry Bivol on 7th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beat Caleb Plant on 6th November 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight, IBF World Super Middleweight and WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada.

Before that, he had won against Billy Joe Saunders on 8th May 2021 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight, WBO World Super Middleweight and The Ring Super Middleweight championship fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington.

He had beat Avni Yildirim on 27th February 2021 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight and The Ring Super Middleweight championship fight at Hard Rock Stadium, Florida.

Ryota Murata has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he lost to Gennady Golovkin on 9th April 2022 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.

Previous to that, he had defeated Steven Butler on 23rd December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Arena, Kanagawa.

Going into that contest, he had won against Rob Brant on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at EDION Arena Osaka, Osaka.

Before that, he had lost to Rob Brant on 20th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, United States.

He had defeated Emanuele Blandamura on 15th April 2018 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Arena, Kanagawa, Japan.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez has been fighting more than Ryota Murata.

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez last fought 2 months and 15 days ago, while Ryota Murata's last outing was 7 months and 23 days ago.

Canelo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

Murata's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Canelo vs Murata?

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