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Jaime Munguia vs Kanat Islam preview
When is Munguia vs Islam?
Jaime Munguia could face Kanat Islam in Autumn/Fall 2023 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 41 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 33 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 Munguia would have a slight advantage in power over Islam, with a 80% knock out percentage over Islam's 79%.
Jaime Munguia is the younger man by 12 years, at 26 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 12 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 9 months later than Islam, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 52 more professional rounds, 178 to Islam's 126.
Jaime Munguia goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBC, 3 by the WBO and 2 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 Gonzalo Gaston Coria on 19th November 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at Arena Astros, Guadalajara, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had defeated ‘Jimmy’ Kilrain Kelly on 11th June 2022 by knockout in the 5th round at Honda Center, California, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat D’Mitrius Ballard on 19th February 2022 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Plaza de Toros, Baja California, Mexico.
Before that, he had won against Gabriel Rosado on 13th November 2021 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Honda Center, Anaheim, United States.
He had beat Kamil Szeremeta on 19th June 2021 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Don Haskins Center, El Paso.
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.
He had beat Norberto Gonzalez on 26th May 2017 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Boca Raton Hotel & Club, Florida, United States.
In terms of recent activity, Jaime Munguia has been fighting more than Kanat Islam.
Jaime Munguia last fought 4 months and 14 days ago, while Kanat Islam's last outing was 1 year, 1 month and 8 days ago.
Munguia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 14 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
Islam's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 10 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.4 rounds on average.
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