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Charles Martin vs Michael Hunter preview
When is Martin vs Hunter?
Charles Martin could face the challenge of Michael Hunter in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there would be no weight limit.
Martin vs Hunter stats
Charles Martin would step into the ring with a record of 29 wins, 3 loses and 1 draw, 26 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Michael Hunter would make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 2 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Martin would have advantage in power over Hunter, with a 90% knock out percentage over Hunter's 70%.
Charles Martin is the older man by 2 years, at 36 years old.
Martin has a height advantage of 3 inches over Hunter. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Charles Martin fights out of the southpaw stance, while Michael Hunter is an orthodox fighter.
Martin's experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Hunter's, having had 10 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 months earlier than Hunter, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 22 less professional rounds, 115 to Hunter's 137.
Charles Martin goes into the fight ranked number 14 by the IBF at heavyweight.
Martin vs Hunter form
Martin has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he won against Devin Vargas on 4th September 2022 by knockout in the 4th round at Crypto.com Arena, Los Angeles, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Luis Ortiz on 1st January 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their IBF World Heavyweight eliminator fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida.
Going into that contest, he had won against Gerald Washington on 22nd February 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had beat Daniel Martz on 13th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Armory, Minnesota.
He had defeated Gregory Corbin on 16th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 8th round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.
Hunter has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he drew Jerry Forrest on 2nd December 2021 by split draw in their 10 round contest at Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Mike Wilson on 3rd August 2021 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Hulu Theater at MSG, New York.
Going into that contest, he had drawn with Alexander Povetkin on 7th December 2019 by split draw in their 12 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.
Before that, he had defeated Sergey Kuzmin on 13th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
He had beat Fabio Maldonado on 25th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.
In terms of recent activity, Michael Hunter has been fighting more than Charles Martin.
Charles Martin last fought 6 months and 19 days ago, while Michael Hunter's last outing was 1 year, 3 months and 21 days ago.
Martin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 28 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.6 rounds on average.
Hunter's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 9 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.
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