Farmer vs Rakhimov Info
Tevin Farmer could fight Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov in Spring 2020 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
The contest would be for the IBF super featherweight championship of the world.
Farmer vs Rakhimov stats
Tevin Farmer would step into the ring with a record of 30 wins, 5 loses and 1 draw, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 15 wins, with 12 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Rakhimov would have a massive power advantage over Farmer, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Farmer's 20%.
Tevin Farmer is the older man by 4 years, at 30 years old.
Rakhimov has a height advantage of 3 inches over Farmer.
Tevin Farmer fights out of the orthodox stance, while Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov is a southpaw.
Farmer is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 21 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 4 years and 9 months earlier than Rakhimov, who’s first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 208 more professional rounds, 276 to Rakhimov's 68.
Tevin Farmer goes into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBC, 6 by the IBF and 5 by the RING in the 130lb division.
Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov is currently ranked number 4 by the WBC, 1 by the IBF and 10 by the RING in the 130lb division.
Farmer vs Rakhimov form
Farmer has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he lost to Joseph ‘Jo Jo’ Diaz on 30th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Meridian at Island Gardens, Florida, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Guillaume Frenois on 27th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at College Park Center, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jono Carroll on 15th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.
Before that, he had defeated Francisco Fonseca on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had won against James Tennyson on 20th October 2018 by knockout in the 5th round in their IBF World Junior Lightweight championship fight at TD Garden, Massachusetts.
Rakhimov remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Azinga Fuzile on 29th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 8th round at Orient Theatre, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Previous to that, he had defeated Rofhiwa Maemu on 23rd March 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Robinson Castellanos on 19th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at DIVS, Ekaterinburg.
Before that, he had won against Emanuel Lopez on 9th September 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Traktor Sport Palace, Chelyabinsk.
He had beat Jimmy Paypa on 5th May 2017 by technical knockout in the 6th round at DIVS, Ekaterinburg.
In terms of recent activity, Tevin Farmer has been fighting more than Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov.
Tevin Farmer last fought 9 months and 30 days ago, while Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov's last outing was 1 year and 2 months ago.
Farmer's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 3 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 3 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.6 rounds on average.
Rakhimov's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 4 months and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 32 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.4 rounds on average.