Current rankings @ Featherweight
When is Lara vs Warrington III?
Mauricio Lara could face Josh Warrington in Spring 2022 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit would be 126 pounds (9 stone or 57.1 KG).
Lara vs Warrington III stats
Mauricio Lara would step into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Josh Warrington would make his way to the ring with a record of 30 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Lara would have a massive power advantage over Warrington, boosting at 70% knock out percentage over Warrington's 23%.
Mauricio Lara is the younger man by 8 years, at 23 years old.
Both Mauricio Lara & Josh Warrington fight out of an orthodox stance.
Lara is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 5 year and 11 months later than Warrington, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 130 less professional rounds, 112 to Warrington's 242.
Mauricio Lara goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the WBC, 8 by the WBO, 3 by the IBF and 2 by the RING at featherweight.
Josh Warrington is currently ranked number 5 by the WBC, 9 by the WBO and 3 by the RING in the 126lb division.
Lara vs Warrington III form
Warrington has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he drew Mauricio Lara on 4th September 2021 by technical draw in their 1 round contest at Emerald Headingley Stadium, Leeds, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Mauricio Lara on 13th February 2021 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
Going into that contest, he had beat Sofiane Takoucht on 12th October 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at First Direct Arena, Leeds.
Before that, he had won against Kid Galahad on 15th June 2019 by majority decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at First Direct Arena, Leeds.
He had beat Carl Frampton on 22nd December 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
Lara's last 4 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 29 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 6 rounds on average.
Warrington's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 8 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Lara vs Warrington III?
Josh Warrington is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Mauricio Lara if you fancy the incredible upset.