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Gennady Golovkin vs Jarrett Hurd preview
When is Golovkin vs Hurd?
Gennady Golovkin could face Jarrett Hurd in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Golovkin vs Hurd stats
Gennady Golovkin would step into the ring with a record of 42 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 37 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jarrett Hurd would make his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Golovkin would have a large advantage in power over Hurd, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Hurd's 67%.
Gennady Golovkin is the older man by 8 years, at 40 years old.
Hurd has a height advantage of 3 inches over Golovkin. This also extends to a 6-inch reach advantage.
Both Gennady Golovkin & Jarrett Hurd fight out of an orthodox stance.
Golovkin is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 18 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 6 years and 4 months earlier than Hurd, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 84 more professional rounds, 240 to Hurd's 156.
Gennady Golovkin goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO and 1 by the RING at middleweight.
Golovkin vs Hurd form
Golovkin has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Canelo Alvarez on 17th September 2022 by unanimous decision in their The Ring Super Middleweight, WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight and IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ryota Murata on 9th April 2022 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kamil Szeremeta on 18th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States.
Before that, he had won against Sergiy Derevyanchenko on 5th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had beat Steve Rolls on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Hurd has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Jose Armando Resendiz on 4th March 2023 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Toyota Arena, Ontario, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Luis Arias on 6th June 2021 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Hard Rock Stadium, Florida.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Francisco Santana on 25th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had lost to Julian Williams on 11th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Middleweight and WBA Super World Super Welterweight championship fight at Washington, District of Columbia.
He had won against Jason Welborn on 1st December 2018 by knockout in the 4th round in their IBF World Junior Middleweight and WBA Super World Super Welterweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.
In terms of recent activity, Gennady Golovkin has been fighting more than Jarrett Hurd.
Gennady Golovkin last fought 6 months and 5 days ago, while Jarrett Hurd's last outing was 18 days ago.
Golovkin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Hurd's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.
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