Summer 2022
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Lightweight
16-1-0
18-0-0

The tape

25
Age
25
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
68.5" / 174 cm
Reach
68.1" / 173 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

SD 12UD 12TKO 2UD 12KO 5
Form
UD 12TKO 10UD 12UD 10KO 6
16
Wins
18
12
By KO
9
75
KO%
50
1
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2016
Debut
2017
84
Pro rounds
115

Current rankings @ Lightweight

2
The Ring
-
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Teofimo Lopez vs Shakur Stevenson preview

When is Lopez vs Stevenson?

Teofimo Lopez could fight Shakur Stevenson in Summer 2022 in the United States.

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).

Lopez vs Stevenson stats

Teofimo Lopez would step into the ring with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Shakur Stevenson would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins and 0 draws, with 9 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Lopez would have a large advantage in power over Stevenson, boosting at 75% knock out percentage over Stevenson's 50%.

Teofimo Lopez is the same age as Shakur Stevenson, at 25 years old.

Lopez has a height advantage of 1 inch over Stevenson. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.

Both Teofimo Lopez & Shakur Stevenson fight out of an orthodox stance.

Lopez is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made his debut in 2016, 5 months earlier than Stevenson, whose first professional fight was in 2017. He has fought 31 less professional rounds, 84 to Stevenson's 115.

Teofimo Lopez goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the RING at lightweight.

Lopez vs Stevenson form

Lopez has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he lost to George Kambosos Jnr 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, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated 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.

Going into that contest, he had beat 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.

Before that, he had won against Masayoshi Nakatani on 19th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Lightweight eliminator fight at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.

He had beat Edis Tatli on 20th April 2019 by knockout in the 5th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.

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

In his last fight, he defeated Oscar Valdez on 30th April 2022 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Featherweight, WBO World Junior Lightweight and The Ring Junior Lightweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Jamel Herring on 23rd October 2021 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at State Farm Arena, Georgia.

Going into that contest, he had won against Jeremia Nakathila on 12th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBO Interim World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Virgin Hotels, Las Vegas.

Before that, he had defeated Toka Kahn Clary on 12th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.

He had beat Felix Caraballo on 9th June 2020 by knockout in the 6th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Shakur Stevenson has been fighting more than Teofimo Lopez.

Teofimo Lopez last fought 8 months and 14 days ago, while Shakur Stevenson's last outing was 3 months and 11 days ago.

Lopez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.6 rounds on average.

Stevenson's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 7 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Lopez vs Stevenson?

Shakur Stevenson is currently (+100) to win the fight outright, while you can get (+100) on Teofimo Lopez if you fancy the incredible upset.

Teofimo Lopez vs Shakur Stevenson news

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