Belts on The Line
Current rankings @ Welterweight
When is Jenkins vs Essuman?
Chris Jenkins could fight Ekow Essuman in Summer 2021 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Jenkins vs Essuman stats
Chris Jenkins would step into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 3 loses and 3 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ekow Essuman would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 14 wins and 0 draws, with 5 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest that Jenkins and Essuman have similar power, both with a 36% knock out percentage.
Chris Jenkins is the same age as Ekow Essuman, at 32 years old.
Essuman has a height advantage of 1 inch over Jenkins.
Both Chris Jenkins & Ekow Essuman fight out of an orthodox stance.
Jenkins is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 14 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 years and 9 months earlier than Essuman, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 67 more professional rounds, 148 to Essuman's 81.
Jenkins vs Essuman form
Chris Jenkins has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he drew Liam Taylor on 30th November 2019 by technical draw in their 12 round contest in their BBBOC British Welterweight championship fight at Arena Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Paddy Gallagher on 3rd August 2019 by technical decision in their CBC Commonwealth Welterweight championship fight at Marquee, Falls Park, Northern Ireland.
Going into that contest, he had beat Johnny Garton on 8th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Welterweight championship fight at Royal Albert Hall, London.
Before that, he had defeated Edvinas Puplauskas on 2nd February 2019 by points in the 6th round at The Neon, Wales.
He had drawn with Darragh Foley on 24th August 2018 by technical draw at Emirates Arena, Scotland.
Jenkins' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Jenkins vs Essuman?
Ekow Essuman is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Chris Jenkins if you fancy the incredible upset.