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Gennady Golovkin vs Jaime Munguia preview
When is Golovkin vs Munguia?
Gennady Golovkin could fight Jaime Munguia in Autumn/Fall 2023 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 42 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 37 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jaime Munguia would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 41 wins and 0 draws, with 33 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 80%.
Gennady Golovkin is the older man by 14 years, at 40 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 4 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 62 more professional rounds, 240 to Munguia's 178.
Gennady Golovkin goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO and 1 by the RING at middleweight.
Jaime Munguia is currently ranked number 2 by the WBC, 3 by the WBO and 2 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 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 won against 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 defeated Sergiy Derevyanchenko on 5th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had won against Steve Rolls on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Munguia remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Gonzalo Gaston Coria on 19th November 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Arena Astros, Guadalajara, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had defeated ‘Jimmy’ Kilrain Kelly on 11th June 2022 by knockout in the 5th round at Honda Center, California, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat D’Mitrius Ballard on 19th February 2022 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Plaza de Toros, Baja California, Mexico.
Before that, he had won against Gabriel Rosado on 13th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Honda Center, Anaheim, United States.
He had beat Kamil Szeremeta on 19th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Don Haskins Center, El Paso.
In terms of recent activity, Jaime Munguia has been fighting more than Gennady Golovkin.
Gennady Golovkin last fought 6 months and 6 days ago, while Jaime Munguia's last outing was 4 months and 4 days ago.
Golovkin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 15 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.
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 4 months and 8 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
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