Mar 27 2021
Saturday

in Gibraltar

10 rounds contest
@ Welterweight
Michael McKinson
McKinson
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12-0-0

est. ringwalk:

2021-03-27T18:00:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

UK - TBA / US - Sat 2pm EST

19-0-0

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The tape

28
Age
26
6' 0" / 183 cm
Height
5' 9" / 175 cm
N/A
Reach
N/A
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 9PTS 6PTS 6TKO 1PTS 6
Form
UD 10UD 10
12
Wins
19
7
By KO
2
58
KO%
11
0
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2016
Debut
2014
43
Pro rounds
119

Current rankings @ Welterweight

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The Ring
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WBA
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WBC
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13
WBO
6
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IBF
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Chris Kongo vs Michael McKinson preview

When is Kongo vs McKinson?

Chris Kongo will take on Michael McKinson on Saturday 27th March 2021 in Gibraltar.

The fight will be contested over 10 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

This fight will appear on the undercard of Alexander Povetkin's and Dillian Whyte's clash for the WBC Interim World Heavyweight championship. Also, on the undercard will be Ted Cheeseman's and James Metcalf's fight for the BBBOC British Super Welterweight belt, Fabio Wardley's and Eric Molina's contest and Youssef Khoumari's and Kane Baker's bout.

Kongo vs McKinson stats

Chris Kongo steps into the ring with an undefeated record of 12 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Michael McKinson will make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 19 wins and 0 draws, with 2 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Kongo has a massive power advantage over McKinson, boosting at 58% knock out percentage over McKinson's 11%.

Chris Kongo is the older man by 2 years, at 28 years old.

Kongo has a height advantage of 3 inches over McKinson.

Chris Kongo fights out of the orthodox stance, while Michael McKinson is a southpaw.

Kongo is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 1 year and 10 months later than McKinson, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 76 less professional rounds, 43 to McKinson's 119.

Chris Kongo goes into the fight ranked number 13 by the WBO at welterweight.

Michael McKinson is currently ranked number 6 by the WBO in the 147lb division.

Kongo vs McKinson form

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

In his last fight, he beat Luther Clay on 22nd August 2020 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Matchroom Fight Camp, Essex, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had beat Fernando Valencia on 20th April 2019 by points in the 6th round at Lee Valley Leisure Complex, Athletics Centre, London.

Going into that contest, he had won against Adam Grabiec on 29th September 2018 by points in the 6th round at York Hall, London.

Before that, he had beat Arvydas Trizno on 30th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at York Hall, London.

He had defeated Serge Ambomo on 24th March 2018 by points in the 6th round at O2 Arena, London.

Activity check

Kongo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 5 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.6 rounds on average.

McKinson's last 2 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 3 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.

What time does Kongo vs McKinson start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 6:00 PM UTC in Gibraltar, which is 2:00 PM EST or 11:00 AM PST on the West Coast of America, or 6:00 PM GMT in the UK.

Who is showing Kongo vs McKinson?

Kongo vs McKinson will be broadcast on Sky Box Office HD in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by DAZN.

How do you stream Kongo vs McKinson?

You don’t need to be a Sky customer to stream Kongo vs McKinson. Sky allow you to stream their pay-per-view cards via the Sky Sports Box Office app for Android or Apple. They also have a web player you can use. You’ll need to sign-up and pay online before logging in.

The whole event costs £19.95.

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What were the odds on Kongo vs McKinson?

Michael McKinson is currently (+100) to win the clash outright, while you can get (+100) on Chris Kongo if you fancy the incredible upset.

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