Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Flyweight
When is Edwards vs Sandoval?
Sunny Edwards could face Ricardo Rafael Sandoval in Late 2021 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 112 pounds (8 stone or 50.8 KG).
Edwards vs Sandoval stats
Sunny Edwards would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 16 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ricardo Rafael Sandoval would make his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Sandoval would have a massive power advantage over Edwards, boosting at 74% knock out percentage over Edwards' 25%.
Sunny Edwards is the older man by 25 years, at 25 years old.
Sandoval has a height advantage of 3 inches over Edwards.
Both Sunny Edwards & Ricardo Rafael Sandoval fight out of an orthodox stance.
Edwards' experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Sandoval's, having had 4 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 3 months later than Sandoval, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 27 more professional rounds, 113 to Sandoval's 86.
Sunny Edwards goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the RING at flyweight.
Ricardo Rafael Sandoval is currently ranked number 11 by the WBA, 4 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO, 1 by the IBF and 6 by the RING in the 112lb division.
Edwards vs Sandoval form
Edwards remains undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight, he defeated Moruti Mthalane on 30th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Thomas Essomba on 29th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at BT Sport Studio, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Marcel Braithwaite on 21st December 2019 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Super Flyweight championship fight at Copper Box Arena, London.
Before that, he had won against Hugo Rosendo Guarneros on 14th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at York Hall, London.
He had beat Hiram Gallardo on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at O2 Arena, London.
Ricardo Rafael Sandoval has stopped all of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Jay Harris on 25th June 2021 by knockout in the 8th round in their IBF World Flyweight championship fight at Bolton Whites Hotel (formerly De Vere Whites), Lancashire, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Raymond Tabugon on 6th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States.
Going into that contest, he had won against Gilbert Gonzalez on 16th November 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Plaza De Toros, Guanajuato, Mexico.
Before that, he had defeated Marco Sustaita on 18th July 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States.
Hehad beat Christian Aranda Orenday on 13th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Bufalo Wild Wings, Sinaloa, Mexico.
In terms of recent activity, Sunny Edwards has been fighting more than Ricardo Rafael Sandoval.
Sunny Edwards last fought 5 months and 27 days ago, while Ricardo Rafael Sandoval's last outing was 4 months and 2 days ago.
Edwards' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 56 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11.2 rounds on average.
Sandoval's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 31 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Edwards vs Sandoval?
Ricardo Rafael Sandoval is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Sunny Edwards if you fancy the incredible upset.