Haney vs R.Garcia Info
Devin Haney could take on Ryan Garcia in Summer 2021 in 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).
Haney would be making his 2nd defence of the WBC World Lightweight Championship. He was promoted from a secondary belt in April 2020. He has held this belt for a total of 288 days (9 months and 13 days).
Garcia will be defending his WBC Interim World Lightweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Luke Campbell in January 2021. He has held this belt for 19 days.
Haney vs R.Garcia stats
Devin Haney would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 25 wins and zero loses, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ryan Garcia would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 21 wins, with 18 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Garcia would have a large advantage in power over Haney, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Haney's 60%.
Devin Haney is the same age as Ryan Garcia, at 22 years old.
Garcia has a height advantage of 1 inch over Haney. Despite this, he has 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Devin Haney & Ryan Garcia fight out of an orthodox stance.
Haney is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 months earlier than Garcia, who’s first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 71 more professional rounds, 138 to Garcia's 67.
Devin Haney goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the RING in the 135lb division.
Ryan Garcia is currently ranked number 2 by the RING in the 135lb division.
Haney vs R.Garcia form
Haney remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Yuriorkis Gamboa on 7th November 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Alfredo Santiago Alvarez on 9th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.
Going into that contest, he had beat Zaur Abdullaev on 13th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBC Interim World Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Before that, he had won against Antonio Moran on 25th May 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.
He had beat Xolisani Ndongeni on 11th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at StageWorks of Louisiana, Shreveport.
Ryan Garcia remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his last opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Luke Campbell on 2nd January 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC Interim World Lightweight championship fight at American Airlines Center, Dallas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Francisco Fonseca on 14th February 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at Honda Center, California.
Going into that contest, he had won against Romero Duno on 2nd November 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had defeated Jose Lopez on 30th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
He had beat Braulio Rodriguez on 15th December 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Devin Haney has been fighting more than Ryan Garcia.
Devin Haney last fought 2 months and 14 days ago, while Ryan Garcia's last outing was 19 days ago.
Haney's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 9 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.
Garcia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 18 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.2 rounds on average.