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Brandon Figueroa vs Ronny Rios preview
When is Figueroa vs Rios?
Brandon Figueroa could take on Ronny Rios in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Figueroa vs Rios stats
Brandon Figueroa would step into the ring with a record of 24 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ronny Rios would make his way to the ring with a record of 33 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Figueroa would have a large advantage in power over Rios, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Rios' 48%.
Brandon Figueroa is the younger man by 7 years, at 26 years old.
Figueroa has a height advantage of 1 inch over Rios. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Brandon Figueroa & Ronny Rios fight out of an orthodox stance.
Figueroa is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 6 year and 6 months later than Rios, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 76 less professional rounds, 153 to Rios' 229.
Ronny Rios is currently ranked number 7 by the RING in the 122lb division.
Figueroa vs Rios form
Figueroa has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he defeated Mark Magsayo on 4th March 2023 by unanimous decision in their WBC Interim World Featherweight championship fight at Toyota Arena, Ontario, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Carlos Castro on 9th July 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Alamodome, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Stephen Fulton on 27th November 2021 by majority decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Park Theater, Nevada.
Before that, he had beat Luis Nery on 15th May 2021 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBA World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson.
He had won against Damien Vazquez on 26th September 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA World Super Bantamweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
Rios has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Murodjon Akhmadaliev on 25th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBA Super World Super Bantamweight and IBF World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Tech Port Arena, Texas, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Oscar Negrete on 13th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Diego De La Hoya on 13th July 2019 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBA Interim World Featherweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
Before that, he had won against Daniel Olea on 26th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Forum, Inglewood.
He had lost to Azat Hovhannisyan on 9th March 2018 by knockout in the 6th round at The Hangar, California.
In terms of recent activity, Brandon Figueroa has been fighting more than Ronny Rios.
Brandon Figueroa last fought 25 days ago, while Ronny Rios' last outing was 9 months and 4 days ago.
Figueroa's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 3 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
Rios' last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
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