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Danny Garcia vs Jessie Vargas preview
When is Garcia vs J.Vargas?
Danny Garcia could face the challenge of Jessie Vargas in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Garcia vs J.Vargas stats
Danny Garcia would step into the ring with a record of 37 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jessie Vargas would make his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins, 4 loses and 2 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Garcia would have advantage in power over Vargas, with a 57% knock out percentage over Vargas' 38%.
Danny Garcia is the older man by 2 years, at 35 years old.
Vargas has a height advantage of 1 inch over Garcia. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Danny Garcia & Jessie Vargas fight out of an orthodox stance.
Garcia is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 9 months earlier than Vargas, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 19 more professional rounds, 282 to Vargas' 263.
Garcia vs J.Vargas form
Garcia has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he beat Jose Benavidez on 30th July 2022 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Errol Spence Jr on 5th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight and IBF World Welterweight championship fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ivan Redkach on 25th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had won against Adrian Granados on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California.
He had lost to Shawn Porter on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Jessie Vargas has stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Liam Smith on 30th April 2022 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Mikey Garcia on 29th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Humberto Soto on 26th April 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Forum, Inglewood.
Before that, he had drawn with Thomas Dulorme on 6th October 2018 by majority draw at Wintrust Arena, Illinois.
He had drawn with Adrien Broner on 21st April 2018 by majority draw at Barclays Center, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Danny Garcia has been fighting more than Jessie Vargas.
Danny Garcia last fought 7 months and 26 days ago, while Jessie Vargas' last outing was 10 months and 26 days ago.
Garcia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11 rounds on average.
Vargas' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.4 rounds on average.
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