May 29 2021
Saturday

Michelob Ultra Arena, Nevada, United States

12 rounds contest
@ Lightweight
25-0-0

est. ringwalk:

2021-05-30T02:00:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

US - TBC / UK - TBC

47-5-0

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Belts on The Line

WBC World Lightweight Championship

The tape

22
Age
35
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12UD 12TKO 4KO 7UD 10
Form
KO 4UD 10TKO 1KO 3TKO 10
25
Wins
47
15
By KO
29
60
KO%
62
0
Losses
5
0
Stopped
5
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2002
138
Pro rounds
320

Current rankings @ Lightweight

3
The Ring
7
-
WBA
4
-
WBC
3
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WBO
7
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IBF
-

Devin Haney vs Jorge Linares preview

When is Haney vs Linares?

Devin Haney will take on Jorge Linares on Saturday 29th May 2021 at Michelob Ultra Arena in Nevada.

The fight will be contested over 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit will be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).

This contest is for the WBC lightweight championship of the world.

Haney vs Linares stats

Devin Haney steps into the ring with an undefeated record of 25 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Jorge Linares will make his way to the ring with a record of 47 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 29 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Linares has a slight advantage in power over Haney, with a 62% knock out percentage over Haney's 60%.

Devin Haney is the younger man by 13 years, at 22 years old.

Haney has a height advantage of 1 inch over Linares. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Devin Haney & Jorge Linares fight out of an orthodox stance.

Haney is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 27 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 12 year and 11 months later than Linares, whose first professional fight was in 2002. He has fought 182 less professional rounds, 138 to Linares' 320.

Devin Haney goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the RING at lightweight.

Jorge Linares is currently ranked number 4 by the WBA, 3 by the WBC, 7 by the WBO and 7 by the RING in the 135lb division.

Haney vs Linares form

Haney remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he beat 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 beat 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 won against 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 beat Antonio Moran on 25th May 2019 by knockout in the 7th round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.

He had defeated Xolisani Ndongeni on 11th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at StageWorks of Louisiana, Shreveport.

Linares has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he won against Carlos Morales on 14th February 2020 by knockout in the 4th round at Honda Center, California, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Al Toyogon on 7th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Pablo Cesar Cano on 18th January 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their WBC World Super Lightweight eliminator fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Before that, he had defeated Abner Cotto on 29th September 2018 by knockout in the 3rd round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.

He had lost to Vasyl Lomachenko on 12th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBA World Lightweight and The Ring Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Devin Haney has been fighting more than Jorge Linares.

Devin Haney last fought 5 months and 16 days ago, while Jorge Linares' last outing was 1 year, 2 months and 9 days ago.

Haney's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 12 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.

Linares' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.6 rounds on average.

What time does Haney vs Linares start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Michelob Ultra Arena, Nevada, United States, which is around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who is showing Haney vs Linares?

Haney vs Linares will be broadcast on DAZN in the US, while the fight will be broadcast in the United Kingdom by DAZN Global.

How do you stream Haney vs Linares?

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What are the odds on Haney vs Linares?

Devin Haney is currently 2/15 (-769) to win the clash outright, while you can get 5/1 (+500) on Jorge Linares if you fancy the big upset.

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