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Terence Crawford vs Jose Zepeda preview
When is Crawford vs Zepeda?
Terence Crawford could fight Jose Zepeda in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Crawford vs Zepeda stats
Terence Crawford would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 39 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 30 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jose Zepeda would make his way to the ring with a record of 36 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 27 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Crawford would have a slight advantage in power over Zepeda, with a 77% knock out percentage over Zepeda's 75%.
Terence Crawford is the older man by 2 years, at 35 years old.
Crawford has 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Terence Crawford & Jose Zepeda fight out of a southpaw stance.
Crawford is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2008, 1 year and 9 months earlier than Zepeda, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 46 more professional rounds, 224 to Zepeda's 178.
Terence Crawford goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the RING at welterweight.
Crawford vs Zepeda form
Crawford remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated David Avanesyan on 10th December 2022 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at CHI Health Center, Omaha, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Shawn Porter on 20th November 2021 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kell Brook on 14th November 2020 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had won against Egidijus Kavaliauskas on 14th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had beat Amir Khan on 20th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Zepeda has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Neeraj Goyat on 25th March 2023 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Domo Alcalde, Guadalajara, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Regis Prograis on 26th November 2022 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Francisco Javier Perez on 19th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Gimnasio Municipal "Jose Neri Santos", Chihuahua, Mexico.
Before that, he had won against Josue Vargas on 30th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York, United States.
He had defeated Henry Lundy on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, Nevada.
In terms of recent activity, Jose Zepeda has been fighting more than Terence Crawford.
Terence Crawford last fought 3 months and 19 days ago, while Jose Zepeda's last outing was 4 days ago.
Crawford's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 11 months and 9 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7 rounds on average.
Zepeda's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 34 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.8 rounds on average.
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