Eubank Jr vs Murray Info
Chris Eubank Jr could face the challenge of Martin Murray in Late 2020 at The O2 Arena in London.
The fight would take place over 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 Murray stats
Chris Eubank Jr would step into the ring with a record of 29 wins and 2 loses, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Martin Murray would make his way to the ring with a record of 39 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, with 17 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Eubank Jr would have a massive power advantage over Murray, boosting at 76% knock out percentage over Murray's 44%.
Chris Eubank Jr is the younger man by 7 years, at 30 years old.
Murray has a height advantage of 1 inch over Eubank Jr. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Chris Eubank Jr & Martin Murray fight out of an orthodox stance.
Eubank Jr is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 14 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 4 year and 1 month later than Murray, who’s first professional fight was in 2007. He has fought 110 less professional rounds, 186 to Murray's 296.
Chris Eubank Jr goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBA and 7 by the RING in the 160lb division.
Eubank Jr vs Murray form
Eubank Jr has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he won against Matt Korobov on 7th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Interim World Middleweight and WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against James DeGale on 23rd February 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had beat JJ McDonagh on 28th September 2018 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Before that, he had been beaten by George Groves on 17th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
He had defeated Avni Yildirim on 7th October 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round at Hanns-Martin-Schleyer Halle, Stuttgart, Germany.
Martin Murray has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Sladan Janjanin on 15th November 2019 by points in the 8th round at Olympia, Merseyside, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Rui Manuel Pavanito on 12th July 2019 by points in the 10th round at Olympia, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Hassan N’Dam on 22nd December 2018 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Before that, he had defeated Roberto Garcia on 23rd June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London.
He had beat Gabriel Rosado on 22nd April 2017 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
In terms of recent activity, Chris Eubank Jr has been fighting more than Martin Murray.
Chris Eubank Jr last fought 8 months and 7 days ago, while Martin Murray's last outing was 8 months and 30 days ago.
Eubank Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 2 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.
Murray's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 6 months and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.8 rounds on average.