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Stephen Fulton vs Michael Conlan preview
When is Fulton vs Conlan?
Stephen Fulton could square off against Michael Conlan in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Fulton vs Conlan stats
Stephen Fulton would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 21 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Michael Conlan would make his way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Conlan would have advantage in power over Fulton, with a 50% knock out percentage over Fulton's 38%.
Stephen Fulton is the younger man by 3 years, at 28 years old.
Conlan has a height advantage of 1 inch over Fulton. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Stephen Fulton & Michael Conlan fight out of an orthodox stance.
Fulton is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 2 years and 5 months earlier than Conlan, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought the same amount of professional rounds, 143 to Conlan's 143.
Stephen Fulton goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING at super bantamweight.
Fulton vs Conlan form
Fulton remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Daniel Roman on 4th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Armory, Minnesota, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Brandon Figueroa on 27th November 2021 by majority decision in their WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Park Theater, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had beat Angelo Leo on 23rd January 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
Before that, he had defeated Arnold Khegai on 25th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
He had won against Isaac Avelar on 24th August 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Bert Ogden Arena, Texas.
Conlan has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Luis Alberto Lopez on 27th May 2023 by knockout in the 5th round in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at The SSE Arena (Odyssey Arena), Belfast, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Karim Guerfi on 10th December 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at The SSE Arena (Odyssey Arena), Belfast.
Going into that contest, he had beat Miguel Marriaga on 6th August 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The SSE Arena, Belfast.
Before that, he had been beaten by Leigh Wood on 12th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBA World Featherweight championship fight at Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham.
He had won against TJ Doheny on 6th August 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Falls Park, Northern Ireland.
In terms of recent activity, Michael Conlan has been fighting more than Stephen Fulton.
Stephen Fulton last fought 1 year and 1 day ago, while Michael Conlan's last outing was 9 days ago.
Fulton's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 12 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.8 rounds on average.
Conlan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
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