New York, United States
Current rankings @ Middleweight
Daniel Jacobs vs Chris Eubank Jr preview
When is Jacobs vs Eubank Jr?
Daniel Jacobs could potentially square off against Chris Eubank Jr in Autumn/Fall 2023 in New York.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Jacobs vs Eubank Jr stats
Daniel Jacobs would step into the ring with a record of 37 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 30 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Chris Eubank Jr would make his way to the ring with a record of 32 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 23 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Jacobs would have a slight advantage in power over Eubank Jr, with a 81% knock out percentage over Eubank Jr's 72%.
Daniel Jacobs is the older man by 3 years, at 36 years old.
Jacobs has a height advantage of 1 inch over Eubank Jr. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Daniel Jacobs & Chris Eubank Jr fight out of an orthodox stance.
Jacobs is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 3 years and 11 months earlier than Eubank Jr, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He has fought 19 less professional rounds, 198 to Eubank Jr's 217.
Chris Eubank Jr is currently ranked number 8 by the WBC and 9 by the RING in the 160lb division.
Jacobs vs Eubank Jr form
Jacobs has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he lost to John Ryder on 12th February 2022 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Alexandra Palace, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Gabriel Rosado on 27th November 2020 by split decision in their 12 round contest at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr on 20th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix.
Before that, he had been beaten by Canelo Alvarez on 4th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight, WBA Super World Middleweight, WBC World Middleweight and The Ring Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
He had won against Sergiy Derevyanchenko on 27th October 2018 by split decision in their IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Hulu Theater @ MSG, New York.
Eubank Jr has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Liam Smith on 21st January 2023 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had beat Liam Williams on 5th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Motorpoint Arena, Wales.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Wanik Awdijan on 16th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear.
Before that, he had won against Marcus Morrison on 1st May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
He had defeated Matt Korobov on 7th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their WBA Interim World Middleweight and WBA World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
In terms of recent activity, Chris Eubank Jr has been fighting more than Daniel Jacobs.
Daniel Jacobs last fought 1 year, 1 month and 15 days ago, while Chris Eubank Jr's last outing was 2 months and 6 days ago.
Jacobs' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 5 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 53 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.6 rounds on average.
Eubank Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 33 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6.6 rounds on average.
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