Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Eubank Jr vs Kelly?
Chris Eubank Jr could take on Josh Kelly in Autumn/Fall 2024 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Eubank Jr vs Kelly stats
Chris Eubank Jr would step into the ring with a record of 33 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 24 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Josh Kelly would make his way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Eubank Jr would have advantage in power over Kelly, with a 73% knock out percentage over Kelly's 53%.
Chris Eubank Jr is the older man by 5 years, at 34 years old.
Eubank Jr has a height advantage of 1 inch over Kelly. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Both Chris Eubank Jr & Josh Kelly fight out of an orthodox stance.
Eubank Jr is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 19 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 5 years and 5 months earlier than Kelly, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 113 more professional rounds, 227 to Kelly's 114.
Chris Eubank Jr goes into the fight ranked number 9 by the WBA, 3 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO and 4 by the RING at middleweight.
Eubank Jr vs Kelly form
Eubank Jr has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Liam Smith on 2nd September 2023 by technical knockout in the 10th round at AO Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Liam Smith on 21st January 2023 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Liam Williams on 5th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Motorpoint Arena, Wales.
Before that, he had beat Wanik Awdijan on 16th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear.
He had won against Marcus Morrison on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Kelly has won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 2 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he beat Placido Ramirez on 16th December 2023 by knockout in the 3rd round at Beacon of Light, Sunderland, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Gabriel Alberto Corzo on 15th July 2023 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Vertu Motors Arena, Newcastle.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Troy Williamson on 2nd December 2022 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Super Welterweight championship fight at Utilita Arena, Newcastle.
Before that, he had won against Lucas Brian Ariel Bastida on 30th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Vertu Motors Arena, Newcastle.
He had defeated Peter Kramer on 17th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Echo Arena, Merseyside.
In terms of recent activity, Josh Kelly has been fighting more than Chris Eubank Jr.
Chris Eubank Jr last fought 1 year and 10 days ago, while Josh Kelly's last outing was 8 months and 27 days ago.
Eubank Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.2 rounds on average.
Kelly's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 41 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.2 rounds on average.
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