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Potential contest @ Lightweight
25-1-0
25-1-0

The tape

25
Age
26
5' 10" / 178 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
70.1" / 178 cm
Reach
70.9" / 180 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

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Form
UD 10UD 12UD 10UD 10UD 10
25
Wins
25
20
By KO
14
80
KO%
56
1
Losses
1
1
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2016
Debut
2016
112
Pro rounds
164

Current rankings @ Lightweight

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Ryan Garcia vs Michel Rivera preview


When is Garcia vs Rivera?

Ryan Garcia could potentially square off against Michel Rivera in Summer 2024 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).

Garcia vs Rivera stats

Ryan Garcia would step into the ring with a record of 25 wins, 1 loss, and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Michel Rivera would make his way to the ring with a record of 25 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knockout.

The stats suggest Garcia would have a large advantage in power over Rivera, boasting a 80% knockout percentage compared to Rivera's 56%.

Ryan Garcia is the younger man by 1 year, at 25 years old.

Garcia has a height advantage of 2 inches over Rivera. Despite this, Rivera has a 1-inch reach advantage.

Both Ryan Garcia and Michel Rivera fight out of an orthodox stance.

Garcia is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2016, 2 months later than Rivera, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 52 fewer professional rounds, totaling 112 compared to Rivera's 164.

Garcia vs Rivera form

Garcia has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he defeated Devin Haney on April 20, 2024, by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.

Prior to that, he had defeated Oscar Duarte Jurado on December 2, 2023, by knockout in the 8th round at Toyota Center, Houston.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis on April 22, 2023, by knockout in the 7th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had beaten Javier Fortuna on July 16, 2022, by knockout in the 6th round at Crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles.

He had won against Emmanuel Tagoe on April 9, 2022, by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Alamodome, San Antonio.

Michel Rivera has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he beat Sergey Lipinets on November 25, 2023, by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Michelob ULTRA Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Prior to that, he had lost to Frank Martin on December 17, 2022, by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Jerry Perez on October 15, 2022, by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, Brooklyn.

Before that, he had defeated Joseph Adorno on March 26, 2022, by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Armory, Minnesota.

He had won against Jose Matias Romero on October 30, 2021, by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Nevada.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Ryan Garcia has been fighting more than Michel Rivera.

Ryan Garcia last fought 3 months and 6 days ago, while Michel Rivera's last outing was 8 months and 1 day ago.

Garcia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 17 days, which means he has been fighting approximately every 5 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.

Rivera's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 8 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.4 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Garcia vs Rivera?

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