November 2021
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Super Featherweight
16-1-0
30-5-0

The tape

25
Age
40
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 5" / 166 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Reach
65" / 165 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12UD 12TKO 11UD 12KO 1
Form
TKO 5UD 12TKO 12KO 2MD 10
16
Wins
30
6
By KO
18
38
KO%
60
1
Losses
5
0
Stopped
4
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2007
117
Pro rounds
224

Current rankings @ Super Featherweight

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The Ring
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WBA
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WBC
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WBO
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Chris Colbert vs Yuriorkis Gamboa preview

When is Colbert vs Gamboa?

Chris Colbert could fight Yuriorkis Gamboa in November 2021 in the United States.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).

Colbert vs Gamboa stats

Chris Colbert would step into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Yuriorkis Gamboa would make his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 18 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Gamboa would have a large advantage in power over Colbert, boosting at 60% knock out percentage over Colbert's 38%.

Chris Colbert is the younger man by 15 years, at 25 years old.

Colbert has a height advantage of 3 inches over Gamboa. This also extends to a 6-inch reach advantage.

Both Chris Colbert & Yuriorkis Gamboa fight out of an orthodox stance.

Colbert is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 18 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 8 year and 1 month later than Gamboa, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He has fought 107 less professional rounds, 117 to Gamboa's 224.

Colbert vs Gamboa form

Colbert has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he lost to Hector Luis Garcia on 26th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Tugstsogt Nyambayar on 3rd July 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson.

Going into that contest, he had beat Jaime Arboleda on 12th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBA Interim World Super Featherweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.

Before that, he had won against Jezreel Corrales on 18th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Super Featherweight championship fight at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.

He had beat Miguel Beltran Jr on 21st September 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Rabobank Theater, California.

Gamboa has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he lost to Isaac Cruz on 16th April 2022 by technical knockout in the 5th round at AT&T Stadium, Texas, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Devin Haney on 7th November 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida.

Going into that contest, he had lost to Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis on 28th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBA World Lightweight championship fight at State Farm Arena, Georgia.

Before that, he had defeated Roman Martinez on 27th July 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore.

Hehad won against Jason Sosa on 25th November 2017 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Chris Colbert has been fighting more than Yuriorkis Gamboa.

Chris Colbert last fought 2 months and 28 days ago, while Yuriorkis Gamboa's last outing was 1 month and 8 days ago.

Colbert's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.6 rounds on average.

Gamboa's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 29 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.2 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Colbert vs Gamboa?

Yuriorkis Gamboa is currently (+100) to win the fight outright, while you can get (+100) on Chris Colbert if you fancy the incredible upset.

Chris Colbert vs Yuriorkis Gamboa news

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