Avanesyan vs Kelly Info
David Avanesyan could fight Josh Kelly in Summer 2020 at O2 Arena in London.
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).
Avanesyan vs Kelly stats
David Avanesyan would step into the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Josh Kelly would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 10 wins and 1 draw, with 6 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Kelly would have a slight advantage in power over Avanesyan, with a 60% knock out percentage over Avanesyan's 54%.
David Avanesyan is the older man by 5 years, at 31 years old.
Kelly has a height advantage of 2 inches over Avanesyan.
Both David Avanesyan & Josh Kelly fight out of an orthodox stance.
Avanesyan is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 19 more fights, and made his debut in 2009, 7 years and 10 months earlier than Kelly, who’s first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 128 more professional rounds, 195 to Kelly's 67.
David Avanesyan goes into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBA, 7 by the WBC, 10 by the WBO and 6 by the IBF in the 147lb division.
Josh Kelly is currently ranked number 13 by the WBC in the 147lb division.
Avanesyan vs Kelly form
David Avanesyan has stopped 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Jose Del Rio on 12th December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Palau Olímpic, Cataluña, Spain.
Previous to that, he had won against Kerman Lejarraga on 28th September 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Bilbao Arena, País Vasco.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kerman Lejarraga on 30th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Bilbao Arena, País Vasco.
Before that, he had been beaten by Egidijus Kavaliauskas on 16th February 2018 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Nevada, United States.
He had lost to Lamont Peterson on 18th February 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Cintas Center, Cincinnati.
Kelly remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Winston Campos on 20th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Talking Stick Resort Arena, Arizona, United States.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Ray Robinson on 1st June 2019 by majority draw at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Przemyslaw Runowski on 20th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had won against Kris George on 16th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their CBC Commonwealth Welterweight championship fight at Metro Radio Arena, Tyne and Wear.
He had defeated Carlos Molina on 31st March 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Principality Stadium, Wales.
In terms of recent activity, Josh Kelly has been fighting more than David Avanesyan.
David Avanesyan last fought 7 months and 23 days ago, while Josh Kelly's last outing was 7 months and 15 days ago.
Avanesyan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 9 months and 24 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
Kelly's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 8 months and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.4 rounds on average.