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Jaime Munguia vs Jessie Vargas preview
When is Munguia vs Vargas?
Jaime Munguia could potentially square off against Jessie Vargas in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
Munguia vs Vargas 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.
Jessie Vargas would make his way to the ring with a record of 29 wins, 4 loses and 2 draws, with 11 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Munguia would have a massive power advantage over Vargas, boosting at 80% knock out percentage over Vargas' 38%.
Jaime Munguia is the younger man by 8 years, at 26 years old.
Munguia has a height advantage of 2 inches over Vargas. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Jaime Munguia & Jessie Vargas fight out of an orthodox stance.
Munguia is currently arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 4 year and 10 months later than Vargas, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 85 less professional rounds, 178 to Vargas' 263.
Munguia vs Vargas 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.
Jessie Vargas has stopped 1 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Liam Smith on 30th April 2022 by technical knockout in the 10th round at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Mikey Garcia on 29th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at The Ford Center at The Star, Texas.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Humberto Soto on 26th April 2019 by knockout in the 6th round at Forum, Inglewood.
Before that, he had drawn with Thomas Dulorme on 6th October 2018 by majority draw at Wintrust Arena, Illinois.
He had drawn with Adrien Broner on 21st April 2018 by majority draw at Barclays Center, New York.
In terms of recent activity, Jaime Munguia has been fighting more than Jessie Vargas.
Jaime Munguia last fought 6 months and 21 days ago, while Jessie Vargas' last outing was 1 year, 1 month and 10 days ago.
Munguia's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 21 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
Vargas' last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 1 month and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 52 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.4 rounds on average.
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