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Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis vs Radzhab Butaev preview
When is Ennis vs Butaev?
Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis could face Radzhab Butaev 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).
Ennis vs Butaev stats
Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 30 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 27 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Radzhab Butaev would make his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Ennis would have advantage in power over Butaev, with a 90% knock out percentage over Butaev's 79%.
Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis is the younger man by 4 years, at 25 years old.
Ennis has 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis & Radzhab Butaev fight out of an orthodox stance.
Ennis is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 month later than Butaev, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 13 more professional rounds, 91 to Butaev's 78.
Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the RING at welterweight.
Radzhab Butaev is currently ranked number 3 by the WBA and 9 by the RING in the 147lb division.
Ennis vs Butaev form
Ennis remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Karen Chukhadzhyan on 7th January 2023 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Capital One Arena, Washington, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Custio Clayton on 14th May 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
Going into that contest, he had beat Thomas Dulorme on 30th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Nevada.
Before that, he had won against Sergey Lipinets on 10th April 2021 by knockout in the 6th round at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
He had won against Chris Van Heerden on 19th December 2020 by technical decision in their 1 round contest at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
Butaev has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Eimantas Stanionis on 16th April 2022 by split decision in their WBA World Welterweight and WBA Super World Welterweight eliminator fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Jamal James on 30th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Alexander Besputin on 30th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Casino de Monte Carlo Salle Medecin, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Before that, he had defeated Silverio Ortiz on 3rd May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Pennsylvania, United States.
He had won against Lanardo Tyner on 8th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Maryland Live Casino, Maryland.
In terms of recent activity, Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis has been fighting more than Radzhab Butaev.
Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis last fought 2 months and 13 days ago, while Radzhab Butaev's last outing was 11 months and 4 days ago.
Ennis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 22 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.4 rounds on average.
Butaev's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
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