Justis Huni
Huni
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Mar 08 2024
Friday

Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

10 round contest @ Heavyweight
8-0-0

Estimated Ringwalk:

2024-03-08T16:40:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

US - Fri 11:00am EST / UK - Fri 4:00pm

30-2-0

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The tape

24
Age
31
6' 4" / 193 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
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Reach
74" / 188 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

UD 10
Form
UD 12UD 12TKO 3UD 12KO 4
8
Wins
30
4
By KO
14
50
KO%
47
0
Losses
2
0
Stopped
1
0
Draws
0
2020
Debut
2011
62
Pro rounds
219

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

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The Ring
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14
WBA
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WBC
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12
WBO
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15
IBF
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Justis Huni vs Kevin Lerena preview


When is Huni vs Lerena?

Justis Huni will face Kevin Lerena on Friday 8th March 2024 at Kingdom Arena in Riyadh.

The fight will be contested over 10 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there is no weight limit.

This fight will appear on the undercard of Anthony Joshua's and Francis Ngannou's clash. Also, on the undercard will be Zhilei Zhang's and Joseph Parker's fight for the WBO Interim World Heavyweight belt, Rey Vargas' and Nick Ball's fight for the WBC World Featherweight title, Mark Chamberlain's and Gavin Gwynne's contest and Jack McGann's and Louis Greene's bout.

Huni vs Lerena stats

Justis Huni steps into the ring with an undefeated record of 8 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Kevin Lerena will make his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Huni has a slight advantage in power over Lerena, with a 50% knock out percentage over Lerena's 47%.

Justis Huni is the younger man by 7 years, at 24 years old.

Huni has a height advantage of 3 inches over Lerena.

Justis Huni fights out of the orthodox stance, while Kevin Lerena is a southpaw.

Huni is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 24 less fights, and made his debut in 2020, 8 year and 10 months later than Lerena, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 157 less professional rounds, 62 to Lerena's 219.

Justis Huni goes into the fight ranked number 14 by the WBA, 12 by the WBO and 15 by the IBF at heavyweight.

Huni vs Lerena form

Lerena has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight, he beat Senad Gashi on 25th November 2023 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, South Africa.

Previous to that, he had beat Ryad Merhy on 13th May 2023 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Emperors Palace, Kempton Park.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Daniel Dubois on 3rd December 2022 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA World Heavyweight championship fight at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had won against Mariusz Wach on 17th September 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, South Africa.

He had beat Bogdan Dinu on 26th March 2022 by knockout in the 4th round at Emperors Palace, Gauteng.

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Lerena's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.6 rounds on average.

What time does Huni vs Lerena start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 4:40 PM UTC at Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, which is 11:40 AM EST or 8:40 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 4:40 PM GMT in the UK.

Who is showing Huni vs Lerena?

Huni vs Lerena will be broadcast on DAZN PPV UK in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by DAZN PPV.

How do you stream Huni vs Lerena?

You can stream the Huni vs Lerena PPV in the UK via the DAZN app and platform. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, Smart TV, and many others.

existing subscribers of DAZN PPV UK is £18.99, while new subscribers costs £19.99.

You can stream the Huni vs Lerena PPV in the US via the DAZN app and platform. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV, and many others.

The whole event costs $69.99.

What are the odds on Huni vs Lerena?

Justis Huni is currently 3/10 (-330) to win the bout outright, while you can get 5/2 (+250) on Kevin Lerena if you fancy the upset.

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Kingdom Arena, Riyadh

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Show open: TBA

Main event starts: 8pm (UTC)

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