Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Munguia vs Islam?
Jaime Munguia could face Kanat Islam in Summer 2022 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Munguia vs Islam stats
Jaime Munguia would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 39 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 31 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Kanat Islam would make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 22 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest that Munguia and Islam have similar power, both with a 79% knock out percentage.
Jaime Munguia is the younger man by 12 years, at 25 years old.
Munguia has a height advantage of 2 inches over Islam.
Both Jaime Munguia & Kanat Islam fight out of an orthodox stance.
Munguia is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 9 months later than Islam, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 44 more professional rounds, 170 to Islam's 126.
Jaime Munguia goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBA, 2 by the WBC, 1 by the WBO, 8 by the IBF and 4 by the RING at middleweight.
Munguia vs Islam form
Munguia remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated D’Mitrius Ballard on 19th February 2022 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Plaza de Toros, Baja California, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had defeated Gabriel Rosado on 13th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Honda Center, Anaheim, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kamil Szeremeta on 19th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Don Haskins Center, El Paso.
Before that, he had won against Tureano Johnson on 30th October 2020 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Fantasy Springs Casino, California.
He had beat Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan on 11th January 2020 by technical knockout in the 11th round at Alamodome, Texas.
Islam has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he lost to ‘Jimmy’ Kilrain Kelly on 25th February 2022 by majority decision in their 10 round contest at Whitesands Events Center, Florida, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Walter Kautondokwa on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Baluan Sholak Sports Palace, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Going into that contest, he had won against Julio De Jesus on 5th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Baluan Sholak Sports Palace, Almaty.
Before that, he had defeated Brandon Cook on 9th September 2017 by technical knockout in the 9th round at Saryarka Velodrome, Astana.
Hehad beat Norberto Gonzalez on 26th May 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Boca Raton Hotel & Club, Boca Raton, United States.
In terms of recent activity, Jaime Munguia has been fighting more than Kanat Islam.
Jaime Munguia last fought 3 months and 3 days ago, while Kanat Islam's last outing was 2 months and 27 days ago.
Munguia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 11 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 38 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.6 rounds on average.
Islam's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Munguia vs Islam?
Kanat Islam is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Jaime Munguia if you fancy the incredible upset.