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September 2024
Potentially

Wembley, London, United Kingdom

Potential contest @ Super Bantamweight
27-0-0
19-0-0

Belts on The Line

The Ring Junior Featherweight
WBO World Junior Featherweight
IBF World Junior Featherweight
WBC World Super Bantamweight
WBA Super World Super Bantamweight

The tape

31
Age
24
5' 5" / 164 cm
Height
5' 4" / 163 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
66.9" / 170 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

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Form
TKO 9UD 12UD 12TKO 8UD 12
27
Wins
19
24
By KO
12
89
KO%
63
0
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2017
162
Pro rounds
103

Current rankings @ Super Bantamweight

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Naoya Inoue vs Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez preview


When is Inoue vs Rodriguez?

Naoya Inoue could face Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez in September 2024 at Wembley, London.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit would be 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 kg).

Inoue vs Rodriguez stats

Naoya Inoue would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 27 wins, zero losses, and 0 draws, 24 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 19 wins and 0 draws, with 12 of those by knockout.

The stats suggest Inoue would have a large advantage in power over Rodriguez, boasting a 89% knockout percentage compared to Rodriguez's 63%.

Naoya Inoue is the older man by 7 years, at 31 years old.

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

Naoya Inoue fights out of the orthodox stance, while Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez is a southpaw.

Inoue is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 years and 5 months earlier than Rodriguez, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 59 more professional rounds, totaling 162 compared to Rodriguez's 103.

Inoue vs Rodriguez form

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

In his last fight, he defeated Luis Nery on May 6, 2024, by knockout in the 6th round in their IBF World Junior Featherweight, WBA Super World Super Bantamweight, WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan.

Prior to that, he had defeated Marlon Tapales on December 26, 2023, by knockout in the 10th round in their IBF World Junior Featherweight, WBA Super World Super Bantamweight, WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Ariake Arena, Tokyo.

Going into that contest, he had beaten Stephen Fulton on July 25, 2023, by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship fight at Ariake Arena, Koto-Ku.

Before that, he had won against Paul Butler on December 13, 2022, by knockout in the 11th round in their The Ring Bantamweight, WBO World Bantamweight, IBF World Bantamweight and WBC World Bantamweight championship fight at Ariake Arena, Koto-Ku, Tokyo.

He had beaten Nonito Donaire on June 7, 2022, by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBC World Bantamweight, WBA Super World Bantamweight and IBF World Bantamweight championship fight at Super Arena, Saitama.

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

In his last fight, he defeated Sunny Edwards on December 16, 2023, by technical knockout in the 9th round in their IBF World Flyweight and WBO World Flyweight championship fight at Desert Diamond Arena, Glendale, United States.

Prior to that, he had defeated Cristian Gonzalez on April 8, 2023, by unanimous decision in their WBO World Flyweight championship fight at Boeing Center at Tech Port, San Antonio.

Going into that contest, he had won against Israel Gonzalez on September 17, 2022, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Flyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada.

Before that, he had defeated Srisaket Sor Rungvisai on June 25, 2022, by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBC World Super Flyweight championship fight at Tech Port Arena, Texas.

He had beaten Carlos Cuadras on February 5, 2022, by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Flyweight championship fight at Footprint Center, Arizona.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Naoya Inoue has been fighting more than Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez.

Naoya Inoue last fought 4 months and 15 days ago, while Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez's last outing was 9 months and 5 days ago.

Inoue's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 14 days, which means he has been fighting approximately every 5 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.

Rodriguez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 16 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Inoue vs Rodriguez?

Naoya Inoue is currently 1/6 (-590) to win the contest outright, while you can get 19/5 (+380) on Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez if you fancy the big upset.

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