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Jorge Linares vs Luke Campbell preview
When is Linares vs Campbell II?
Jorge Linares could take on Luke Campbell in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United Kingdom.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Linares vs Campbell II stats
Jorge Linares would step into the ring with a record of 47 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, 29 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Luke Campbell would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Campbell would have advantage in power over Linares, with a 80% knock out percentage over Linares' 62%.
Jorge Linares is the older man by 2 years, at 37 years old.
Campbell has a height advantage of 1 inch over Linares. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Jorge Linares fights out of the orthodox stance, while Luke Campbell is a southpaw.
Linares is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 31 more fights, and made his debut in 2002, 10 years and 6 months earlier than Campbell, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 205 more professional rounds, 354 to Campbell's 149.
Linares vs Campbell II form
Linares has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Zhora Hamazaryan on 11th December 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at DIVS, Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Zaur Abdullaev on 19th February 2022 by knockout in the 12th round at RCC Boxing Academy, Ekaterinburg.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Devin Haney on 29th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Lightweight championship fight at Michelob ULTRA Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Carlos Morales on 14th February 2020 by knockout in the 4th round at Honda Center, California.
He had beat Al Toyogon on 7th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Korakuen Hall, Tokyo, Japan.
Campbell has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Ryan Garcia on 2nd January 2021 by technical knockout in the 7th round at American Airlines Center, Dallas, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Vasyl Lomachenko on 31st August 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Lightweight, WBC World Lightweight, WBO World Lightweight and The Ring Lightweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, he had won against Adrian Young on 15th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Liacouras Center, Pennsylvania, United States.
Before that, he had beat Yvan Mendy on 22nd September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom.
He had lost to Jorge Linares on 23rd September 2017 by split decision in their WBA World Lightweight and The Ring Lightweight championship fight at Forum, Inglewood, United States.
In terms of recent activity, Jorge Linares has been fighting more than Luke Campbell.
Jorge Linares last fought 3 months and 18 days ago, while Luke Campbell's last outing was 2 years, 2 months and 27 days ago.
Linares' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 16 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
Campbell's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
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