Summer 2024
Potentially

in the United Kingdom

Potential contest @ Cruiserweight
29-4-0
16-2-0

The tape

36
Age
29
6' 0" / 183 cm
Height
6' 2" / 188 cm
74" / 188 cm
Reach
78" / 198 cm
Southpaw (L)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 3TKO 12SD 12TKO 7UD 12
Form
UD 12UD 12KO 1PTS 10UD 10
29
Wins
16
25
By KO
8
86
KO%
50
4
Losses
2
4
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2008
Debut
2015
168
Pro rounds
101

Current rankings @ Cruiserweight

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The Ring
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WBA
9
5
WBC
14
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WBO
-
-
IBF
9

Ilunga Makabu vs Isaac Chamberlain preview


When is Makabu vs Chamberlain?

Ilunga Makabu could take on Isaac Chamberlain in Summer 2024 in the United Kingdom.

The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which means the weight limit would be 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).

Makabu vs Chamberlain stats

Ilunga Makabu would step into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 25 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Isaac Chamberlain would make his way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Makabu would have a massive power advantage over Chamberlain, boosting at 86% knock out percentage over Chamberlain's 50%.

Ilunga Makabu is the older man by 7 years, at 36 years old.

Chamberlain has a height advantage of 2 inches over Makabu. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Ilunga Makabu fights out of the southpaw stance, while Isaac Chamberlain is an orthodox fighter.

Makabu is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 6 years and 7 months earlier than Chamberlain, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 67 more professional rounds, 168 to Chamberlain's 101.

Ilunga Makabu goes into the fight ranked number 5 by the WBC at cruiserweight.

Isaac Chamberlain is currently ranked number 9 by the WBA, 14 by the WBC and 9 by the IBF in the 200lb division.

Makabu vs Chamberlain form

Makabu has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he lost to Noel ‘Gevor’ Mikaelian on 4th November 2023 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBC World Cruiserweight championship fight at Casino Miami Jai Alai, Miami, United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Badou Jack on 26th February 2023 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBC World Cruiserweight championship fight at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Thabiso Mchunu on 29th January 2022 by split decision in their WBC World Cruiserweight championship fight at Packard Music Hall, Ohio, United States.

Before that, he had beat Olanrewaju Durodola on 19th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Cruiserweight championship fight at Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic Of The Congo.

He had won against Michal Cieslak on 31st January 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Cruiserweight championship fight at Kinshasa, Congo, The Democratic Republic of The.

Chamberlain has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In his last fight, he beat Mikael Lawal on 21st October 2023 by unanimous decision in their BBBOC British Cruiserweight and CBC Commonwealth Cruiserweight championship fight at York Hall, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had lost to Chris Billam-Smith on 30th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their CBC Commonwealth Cruiserweight championship fight at Bournemouth International Centre, Dorset.

Going into that contest, he had beat Dilan Prasovic on 10th December 2021 by knockout in the 1st round at National Sports Centre, London.

Before that, he had defeated Luke Watkins on 27th October 2018 by points in the 10th round at Copper Box Arena, London.

He had been beaten by Lawrence Okolie on 3rd February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The O2 Arena, London.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Ilunga Makabu has been fighting more than Isaac Chamberlain.

Ilunga Makabu last fought 8 months and 22 days ago, while Isaac Chamberlain's last outing was 9 months and 5 days ago.

Makabu's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

Chamberlain's last 5 fights have come over a period of 6 years, 5 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.

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