Gassiev vs Dawejko Info
Murat Gassiev could fight Joey Dawejko in Spring 2020 at College Park Center in Texas.
The fight would take place over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
This fight will appear on the undercard of Jose Carlos Ramirez's and Maurice Hooker's clash for the WBC World Super Lightweight and WBO World Junior Welterweight championships. Also, on the undercard will be Tevin Farmer's and Guillaume Frenois' clash for the IBF World Junior Lightweight belt.
Gassiev vs Dawejko stats
Murat Gassiev would step into the ring with a record of 26 wins and 1 loss, 19 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Joey Dawejko would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 8 loses and 4 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Gassiev would have advantage in power over Dawejko, with a 73% knock out percentage over Dawejko's 55%.
Murat Gassiev is the younger man by 4 years, at 26 years old.
Gassiev has a height advantage of 6 inches over Dawejko. This also extends to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Both Murat Gassiev & Joey Dawejko fight out of an orthodox stance.
Gassiev is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 2011, 1 year and 11 months later than Dawejko, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 166 less professional rounds, to Dawejko's 166.
Gassiev vs Dawejko form
Gassiev has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Oleksandr Usyk on 21st July 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Cruiserweight, WBA Super World Cruiserweight, WBC World Cruiserweight and WBO World Cruiserweight championship fight at Olimpiyskiy, Moscow, Russia.
Previous to that, he had won against Yuniel Dorticos on 3rd February 2018 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their IBF World Cruiserweight and WBA Super World Cruiserweight championship fight at Bolshoy Ice Dome, Adler.
Going into that contest, he had beat Krzysztof Wlodarczyk on 21st October 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round in their IBF World Cruiserweight championship fight at Prudential Center, New Jersey, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had defeated Denis Lebedev on 3rd December 2016 by split decision in their IBF World Cruiserweight championship fight at Khodynka Ice Palace, Moscow, Russia.
He had won against Jordan Shimmell on 17th May 2016 by knockout in the 1st round at Black Bear Casino, Carlton, United States.
Dawejko has lost to all of his last 3 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Frank Sanchez on 7th March 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Sergey Kuzmin on 9th March 2019 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Bryant Jennings on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania.