Madison Square Garden, New York, United States
Current rankings @ Super Welterweight
When is McGregor vs Malignaggi?
Conor McGregor could square off against Paulie Malignaggi in Summer 2021 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
McGregor vs Malignaggi stats
Conor McGregor would step into the ring with a record of 0 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.
Paulie Malignaggi would make his way to the ring with a record of 36 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Malignaggi would have advantage in power over McGregor, with a 19% knock out percentage over McGregor's 0%.
Conor McGregor is the younger man by 8 years, at 32 years old.
McGregor has a height advantage of 1 inch over Malignaggi. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Conor McGregor fights out of the southpaw stance, while Paulie Malignaggi is an orthodox fighter.
McGregor is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 43 less fights, and made his debut in , 19 years and 7 months earlier than Malignaggi, whose first professional fight was in 2001. He has fought 352 less professional rounds, 10 to Malignaggi's 362.
McGregor vs Malignaggi form
Paulie Malignaggi has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Sam Eggington on 4th March 2017 by knockout in the 9th round at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Gabriel Bracero on 30th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Antonio Moscatiello on 12th December 2015 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had defeated Laszlo Fazekas on 26th September 2015 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Teatro Principe, Milan, Italy.
He had been beaten by Danny Garcia on 1st August 2015 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Malignaggi's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 6 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on McGregor vs Malignaggi?
Paulie Malignaggi is currently () to win the bout outright, while you can get () on Conor McGregor if you fancy the incredible upset.