Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Golovkin vs Munguia?
Gennady Golovkin could fight Jaime Munguia in Summer 2021 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Golovkin vs Munguia stats
Gennady Golovkin would step into the ring with a record of 41 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 36 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jaime Munguia would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 36 wins and 0 draws, with 29 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Golovkin would have a slight advantage in power over Munguia, with a 88% knock out percentage over Munguia's 81%.
Gennady Golovkin is the older man by 14 years, at 38 years old.
Munguia has a height advantage of 2 inches over Golovkin.
Both Gennady Golovkin & Jaime Munguia fight out of an orthodox stance.
Golovkin is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 7 years and 2 months earlier than Munguia, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 70 more professional rounds, 219 to Munguia's 149.
Gennady Golovkin goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING in the 160lb division.
Jaime Munguia is currently ranked number 6 by the WBA, 1 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO, 4 by the IBF and 9 by the RING in the 160lb division.
Golovkin vs Munguia form
Golovkin has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he won against 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.
Previous to 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.
Going into that contest, he had beat Steve Rolls on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Before that, he had been beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 15th September 2018 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Middleweight, WBC World Middleweight and The Ring Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had defeated Vanes Martirosyan on 5th May 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and WBC World Middleweight championship fight at StubHub Center, Carson.
Munguia remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Tureano Johnson on 30th October 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan on 11th January 2020 by technical knockout in the 11th round at Alamodome, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Patrick Allotey on 14th September 2019 by knockout in the 4th round in their WBO World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, California.
Before that, he had beat Dennis Hogan on 13th April 2019 by majority decision in their WBO World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Arena Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
He had won against Takeshi Inoue on 26th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Houston, Texas, United States.
In terms of recent activity, Jaime Munguia has been fighting more than Gennady Golovkin.
Gennady Golovkin last fought 1 month and 8 days ago, while Jaime Munguia's last outing was 2 months and 27 days ago.
Golovkin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.
Munguia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.