Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Flanagan vs Easter Jr?
Terry Flanagan could fight Robert Easter Jr in Summer 2021 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Flanagan vs Easter Jr stats
Terry Flanagan would step into the ring with a record of 36 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Robert Easter Jr would make his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Easter Jr would have a large advantage in power over Flanagan, boosting at 61% knock out percentage over Flanagan's 39%.
Terry Flanagan is the older man by 2 years, at 32 years old.
Easter Jr has a height advantage of 1 inch over Flanagan. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Terry Flanagan fights out of the southpaw stance, while Robert Easter Jr is an orthodox fighter.
Flanagan is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 3 years and 9 months earlier than Easter Jr, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 67 more professional rounds, 219 to Easter Jr's 152.
Flanagan vs Easter Jr form
Flanagan has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Michael Ansah on 11th October 2019 by in the 4th round at Ulster Hall, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jonas Segu on 12th July 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Olympia, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Regis Prograis on 27th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Lakefront Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Before that, he had lost to Maurice Hooker on 9th June 2018 by split decision in their WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
He had beat Petr Petrov on 8th April 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Lightweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Robert Easter Jr has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Ryan Martin on 20th February 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Adrian Granados on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Santander Arena, Reading.
Going into that contest, he had drawn with Rances Barthelemy on 27th April 2019 by split draw in their WBA World Lightweight championship fight at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada.
Before that, he had been beaten by Mikey Garcia on 28th July 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Lightweight and WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.
Hehad beat Javier Fortuna on 20th January 2018 by split decision in their IBF World Lightweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Robert Easter Jr has been fighting more than Terry Flanagan.
Terry Flanagan last fought 1 year, 8 months and 11 days ago, while Robert Easter Jr's last outing was 4 months and 2 days ago.
Flanagan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.
Easter Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 58 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Flanagan vs Easter Jr?
Robert Easter Jr is currently (+100) to win the fight outright, while you can get (+100) on Terry Flanagan if you fancy the incredible upset.