VS
Late 2024
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Super Lightweight
31-1-0
19-2-0

Belts on The Line

WBC World Super Lightweight

The tape

25
Age
33
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
5' 10" / 178 cm
70.9" / 180 cm
Reach
69.7" / 177 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

MD 12UD 12UD 12UD 12UD 12
Form
UD 12UD 12SD 12UD 12KO 1
31
Wins
19
15
By KO
13
48
KO%
68
1
Losses
2
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2015
222
Pro rounds
139

Current rankings @ Super Lightweight

1
The Ring
5
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
6
-
WBO
5
-
IBF
-

Devin Haney vs Josh Taylor preview


When is Haney vs Taylor?

Devin Haney could face Josh Taylor in late 2024 the United States.

The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 kg).

Haney vs Taylor stats

Devin Haney would step into the ring with a record of 31 wins, 1 loss, and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Josh Taylor would make his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knockout.

The stats suggest Taylor would have an advantage in power over Haney, with a 68% knockout percentage compared to Haney's 48%.

Devin Haney is the younger man by 8 years, at 25 years old.

Taylor has a height advantage of 1 inch over Haney. Despite this, he has a 1-inch reach advantage.

Devin Haney fights out of the orthodox stance, while Josh Taylor is a southpaw.

Haney is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2015, 4 months later than Taylor, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 83 more professional rounds, totaling 222 compared to Taylor's 139.

Devin Haney goes into the fight ranked number 1 by The Ring at super lightweight.

Josh Taylor is currently ranked number 6 by the WBC, 5 by the WBO, and 5 by The Ring in the 140lb division.

Haney vs Taylor form

Devin Haney has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he lost to Ryan Garcia on April 20, 2024, by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.

Prior to that, he had beaten Regis Prograis on December 9, 2023, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Chase Center, San Francisco.

Going into that contest, he had won against Vasyl Lomachenko on May 20, 2023, by unanimous decision in their IBF World Lightweight, WBA Super World Lightweight, WBC World Lightweight and WBO World Lightweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had beaten George Kambosos on October 16, 2022, by unanimous decision in their IBF World Lightweight, WBA Super World Lightweight, WBC World Lightweight and WBO World Lightweight championship fight at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia.

He had defeated George Kambosos on June 5, 2022, by unanimous decision in their The Ring Lightweight, WBA World Lightweight, IBF World Lightweight and WBO World Lightweight championship fight at Marvel Stadium, Melbourne.

Taylor has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he lost to Jack Catterall on May 25, 2024, by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom.

Prior to that, he had been beaten by Teofimo Lopez on June 10, 2023, by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

Going into that contest, he had won against Jack Catterall on February 26, 2022, by split decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight, WBA Super World Super Lightweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had defeated Jose Carlos Ramirez on May 22, 2021, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight, WBA Super World Super Lightweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Virgin Hotels, Las Vegas, United States.

He had beaten Apinan Kongsong on September 26, 2020, by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA Super World Super Lightweight and IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at BT Sport Studio, London, United Kingdom.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Devin Haney has been fighting more than Josh Taylor.

Devin Haney last fought 7 months and 5 days ago, while Josh Taylor's last outing was 6 months ago.

Haney's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 5 months and 20 days, which means he has been fighting approximately every 5 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 60 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 12 rounds on average.

Taylor's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.

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