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Teofimo Lopez vs Regis Prograis preview
When is Lopez vs Prograis?
Teofimo Lopez could face Regis Prograis in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Lopez vs Prograis stats
Teofimo Lopez would step into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Regis Prograis would make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 24 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Prograis would have advantage in power over Lopez, with a 86% knock out percentage over Lopez's 72%.
Teofimo Lopez is the younger man by 9 years, at 25 years old.
Lopez has 2-inch reach advantage.
Both Teofimo Lopez & Regis Prograis fight out of an orthodox stance.
Lopez is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 4 year and 6 months later than Prograis, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 35 less professional rounds, 101 to Prograis' 136.
Teofimo Lopez goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the WBO, 6 by the IBF and 10 by the RING at super lightweight.
Regis Prograis is currently ranked number 1 by the RING in the 140lb division.
Lopez vs Prograis form
Lopez has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Sandor Martin on 10th December 2022 by split decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight eliminator fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Pedro Campa on 13th August 2022 by technical knockout in the 7th round at Resorts World Las Vegas, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by George Kambosos on 27th November 2021 by split decision in their WBA Super World Lightweight and IBF World Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York.
Before that, he had beat Vasyl Lomachenko on 17th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Lightweight, IBF World Lightweight and WBO World Lightweight championship fight at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.
He had won against Richard Commey on 14th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in their IBF World Lightweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Regis Prograis has stopped 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Jose Zepeda on 26th November 2022 by technical knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Lightweight championship fight at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Tyrone McKenna on 19th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Duty Free Tennis Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Ivan Redkach on 17th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, United States.
Before that, he had won against Juan Heraldez on 31st October 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas.
He had lost to Josh Taylor on 26th October 2019 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Super Lightweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
In terms of recent activity, Teofimo Lopez has been fighting more than Regis Prograis.
Teofimo Lopez last fought 3 months and 18 days ago, while Regis Prograis' last outing was 4 months and 2 days ago.
Lopez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
Prograis' last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
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