Joyce vs Baluta Info
David Oliver Joyce will square off against Ionut Baluta on Saturday 26th September 2020 at BT Sport Studio in London.
The fight will take place over 10 rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Josh Taylor's and Apinan Kongsong's clash for the WBA Super World Super Lightweight and IBF World Junior Welterweight championships. Also, on the undercard will be Charlie Edwards' and Kyle Williams' clash and David Oliver Joyce's and Ionut Baluta's clash .
Joyce vs Baluta stats
David Oliver Joyce steps into the ring with a record of 12 wins and 1 loss, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ionut Baluta will make his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins and 2 loses, with 2 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Joyce has a massive power advantage over Baluta, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Baluta's 15%.
David Oliver Joyce is the older man by 7 years, at 33 years old.
Baluta has a height advantage of 3 inches over Joyce.
Both David Oliver Joyce & Ionut Baluta fight out of an orthodox stance.
Joyce is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 1 year and 2 months later than Baluta, who’s first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 25 less professional rounds, 66 to Baluta's 91.
David Oliver Joyce goes into the fight ranked number 11 by the WBO in the 122lb division.
Joyce vs Baluta form
David Oliver Joyce has stopped 1 of his last 3 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Lee Haskins on 1st February 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Ulster Hall, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Leigh Wood on 4th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at York Hall, London.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Breilor Teran on 6th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Barys Arena, Nur-Sultan (Astana), Kazakhstan.
Ionut Baluta has beaten 1 of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against TJ Doheny on 6th March 2020 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Caesars Palace Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Joyce's last 3 fights have come over a period of 6 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 month and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
Baluta's last 1 fights have come over a period of , meaning he has been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
What time does Joyce vs Baluta start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 pm BST at BT Sport Studio, London, United Kingdom, which is 3:00 pm EST or 12:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who is showing Joyce vs Baluta?
Joyce vs Baluta will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.
How do you stream Joyce vs Baluta?
In the UK you can stream Joyce vs Baluta on BT Sport, and all their boxing cards, via the BT Sport app and online player. This is included for free if you order BT Sport on Sky TV, TalkTalk TV or BT TV. If you don’t have a TV package, it’s only available as a standalone app to existing or new BT broadband customers. Note, it’s not currently available on Roku or NowTV sticks, or games consoles.
The stream is free for existing BT Sport 1 customers, while 1 month (for tv) costs £25.
In the US you can stream Joyce vs Baluta via the ESPN+ app. This is a standalone service from regular ESPN, so you don’t need to be an existing TV subscriber. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others. It also has a 7-day free trial.
7 days of ESPN+ is free, while 1 month costs $5.99.