Inoue vs Burnett

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  • Inoue vs Burnett
  • 19-0-0 20-1-0
  • Potential : Late 2020
  • UK
  • WBA Super World Bantamweight Championship
  • IBF World Bantamweight Championship
  • WBO World Bantamweight Championship
  • 12 Round Contest @ Bantamweight
  • TKO 3TKO 1KO 1KO 2UD 12 < form SD 12UD 12UD 12RTD 4TKO 6 <
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  • 27 age 28
  • 5' 5" / 164cm height 5' 4" / 163cm
  • 68.1" / 173cm reach 65.7" / 167cm
  • Orthodox (r) stance Orthodox (r)
  • full record
  • 19 wins 20
  • 16 by ko 10
  • 84% Ko% 50%
  • 0 Losses 1
  • 0 Stopped 1
  • 0 draws 0
  • 2012 Debut 2013
  • 107 Pro rds 127
  • current rankings @ Bantamweight
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Inoue vs Burnett Info

Naoya Inoue will face the challenge of Ryan Burnett in Late 2020 in the United Kingdom.

The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).

The contest would be for the unified bantamweight championship of the world, with the WBA, IBF & WBO belts on the line.

Inoue would be making his 2nd defence of the The Ring Bantamweight Championship. He won this belt against Emmanuel Rodriguez in May 2019. He has held this belt for 1 year 4 months and 12 days.

He would be making his 2nd defence of the IBF World Bantamweight Championship. He won this belt against Emmanuel Rodriguez in May 2019. He has held this title for 1 year 4 months and 12 days.

Also, on the line would be his WBA Super World Bantamweight Championship defence for the first time. He won this belt against Nonito Donaire in November 2019. He has been recognised as this champion for 10 months and 23 days.

Inoue vs Burnett stats

Naoya Inoue would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 19 wins and zero loses, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Ryan Burnett would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins and 1 loss, with 10 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Inoue would have a massive power advantage over Burnett, boosting at 84% knock out percentage over Burnett's 50%.

Naoya Inoue is the younger man by 1 year, at 27 years old.

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

Both Naoya Inoue & Ryan Burnett fight out of an orthodox stance.

Inoue is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 7 months earlier than Burnett, who’s first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 20 less professional rounds, 107 to Burnett's 127.

Inoue vs Burnett form

Inoue remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he beat Nonito Donaire on 7th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight, IBF World Bantamweight and The Ring Bantamweight championship fight at Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.

Previous to that, he had beat Emmanuel Rodriguez on 18th May 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round in their IBF World Bantamweight, WBA World Bantamweight and The Ring Bantamweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, he had won against Juan Carlos Payano on 7th October 2018 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA World Bantamweight championship fight at Arena, Kanagawa, Japan.

Before that, he had beat Jamie McDonnell on 25th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round in their WBA World Bantamweight championship fight at Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo.

He had defeated Yoan Boyeaux on 30th December 2017 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBO World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Bunka Gym, Kanagawa.

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

In his last fight, he won against Jelbirt Gomera on 17th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Ulster Hall, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Nonito Donaire on 3rd November 2018 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBA Super World Bantamweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.

Going into that contest, he had won against Yonfrez Parejo on 31st March 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight championship fight at Principality Stadium, Wales.

Before that, he had defeated Zhanat Zhakiyanov on 21st October 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Bantamweight and IBF World Bantamweight championship fight at The SSE Arena, Belfast.

He had beat Lee Haskins on 10th June 2017 by split decision in their IBF World Bantamweight championship fight at Odyssey Arena, Belfast.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Naoya Inoue has been fighting more than Ryan Burnett.

Naoya Inoue last fought 10 months and 23 days ago, while Ryan Burnett's last outing was 1 year 4 months and 13 days ago.

Inoue's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 10 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

Burnett's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 11 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

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